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There are 6 ways to get from Altrincham Station to Bolton by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Altrincham to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Bolton

$8 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 263 bus, line 8 bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 263 bus from Altrincham Interchange to Piccadilly Gardens 263
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Shudehill Interchange to Bolton Interchange 8

$6 - $8

4 alternative options

Line 263 bus, train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 263 bus from Altrincham Interchange to Manchester City Centre, Hulme St 263
  2. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Bolton

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Altrincham Station to Bolton 18.3 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Altrincham Station to Bolton 18.3 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  25 min

  1. Take an Uber from Altrincham Station to Bolton 18.3 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Altrincham Station to Bolton is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Altrincham Station to Bolton is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Altrincham Station to Bolton. However, there are services departing from Altrincham Interchange and arriving at Bolton Interchange via Shudehill Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Altrincham Station to Bolton. However, there are services departing from Altrincham and arriving at Bolton via Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

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The distance between Altrincham Station and Bolton is 14 miles. The road distance is 18.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Altrincham Station to Bolton without a car is to train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs £6 - £11.

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It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to get from Altrincham Station to Bolton, including transfers.

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Altrincham Station to Bolton bus services, operated by Arriva North West, depart from Altrincham Interchange station.

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Altrincham Station to Bolton train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Altrincham station.

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The best way to get from Altrincham Station to Bolton is to train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs £6 - £11. Alternatively, you can line 263 bus and line 8 bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 2 h 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Altrincham Station to Bolton.
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  • Distance: 14.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 4 min

What companies run services between Altrincham Station, England and Bolton, England?

You can take a train from Altrincham Station to Bolton via Manchester Piccadilly in around 1 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Altrincham Station to Bolton via Piccadilly Gardens and Shudehill Interchange in around 2 h 14 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Altrincham to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Bolton
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Bolton
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Altrincham Interchange to Manchester City Centre, Hulme St
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Altrincham Interchange to Piccadilly Gardens
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Altrincham Station to Bolton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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uber.com
Access
$30 - $45
UberX
$35 - $55
Assist
$35 - $55
Exec
$45 - $65
UberXL
$50 - $75
Taxi from Altrincham Station to Bolton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk

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Altrincham Station to Bolton bus services, operated by First, arrive at Bolton Interchange station.

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Altrincham Station to Bolton train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Bolton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Altrincham Station to Bolton is 18 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Altrincham Station to Bolton.

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