There are 5 ways to get from Bolton to Chorley by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  22 min

  1. Take the train from Bolton to Chorley

$4 - $7

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Rideshare  •  36 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bolton to Chorley 15 miles

$4

3 alternative options

Line 125 bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 125 bus from Bolton, Ruth Street (Takeaway) to Bolton Road, Yarrow Gate 125

$5

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bolton to Chorley 10.5 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Bolton to Chorley 10.5 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Bolton to Chorley is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bolton to Chorley is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bolton, Ruth Street (Takeaway) and arriving at Bolton Road, Yarrow Gate. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bolton and arriving at Chorley. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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The distance between Bolton and Chorley is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Bolton to Chorley without a car is to train which takes 22 min and costs £3 - £5.

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The train from Bolton to Chorley takes 22 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Bolton to Chorley bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, depart from Bolton, Ruth Street (Takeaway) station.

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Map of how to get from Bolton to Chorley.
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  • Distance: 8.9 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

What companies run services between Bolton, England and Chorley, Lancashire, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Bolton to Chorley every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 22 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in Lancashire operates a bus from Bolton to Chorley every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 39 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bolton, Ruth Street (Takeaway) to Bolton Road, Yarrow Gate
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bolton to Chorley
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Bolton to Chorley
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com

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