There are 7 ways to get from Altrincham Station to Bolton by tram, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 2 tram, train  •  58 min

  1. Take the line 2 tram from Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink) to Deansgate-Castlefield (Manchester Metrolink) 2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Deansgate to Bolton

$6 - $11

6 alternative options

Line 2 tram, line 37 bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 2 tram from Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peters Square (Manchester Metrolink) 2 / ...
  2. Take the line 37 bus from Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel to Bolton Interchange 37

$7 - $9

Line 263 bus, line 37 bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 263 bus from Altrincham Interchange to Manchester City Centre, Dickinson St (Hotel) 263
  2. Take the line 37 bus from Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel to Bolton Interchange 37

$7 - $8

Bus, line 2 bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Altrincham Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 247 / ...
  2. Take the line 2 bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Bolton, Great Moor Street (Carpark) 2

$9 - $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

Questions & Answers

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

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Altrincham Station to Bolton, including transfers.

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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 Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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Map of how to get from Altrincham Station to Bolton.
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  • Distance: 14.1 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

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

You can take a bus from Altrincham Station to Bolton via Manchester City Centre, Dickinson St (Hotel) and Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel in around 2 h 3 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink) to Deansgate-Castlefield (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peters Square (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Bolton, Great Moor Street (Carpark)
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Altrincham Interchange to Manchester City Centre, Dickinson St (Hotel)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Altrincham Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Altrincham Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
manct.org
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Altrincham Station to Bolton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$30 - $45
UberX
$35 - $55
Assist
$35 - $55
Exec
$45 - $65
UberXL
$50 - $70
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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