There are 8 ways to get from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly Station by train, bus, night train, taxi, car, rideshare or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly

$4 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 37 bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Bolton, Bradshawgate/Shiffnall Street (The Alma Inn) to Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) 37

$3 - $5

6 alternative options

Bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the bus from Bolton to Manchester National Express

$6 - $10

Night train  •  25 min

  1. Take the night train from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly Station 15.7 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly Station 15.7 miles

$3 - $5

Rideshare  •  51 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bolton to Manchester 14.3 miles

$23

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly Station 15.7 miles

$28 - $40

What companies run services between Bolton, England and Manchester Piccadilly Station, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly Station hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 21 min. TransPennine Express also services this route once a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bolton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$28 - $40
uberASSIST
$28 - $40
uberACCESS
$28 - $40
uberEXEC
$45 - $65
uberXL
$50 - $70
Taxi from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly Station?

The distance between Bolton and Manchester Piccadilly Station is 18 km. The road distance is 25 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly Station?

The cheapest way to get from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to line 37 bus which costs £2 - £3 and takes 1 h 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly Station?

The quickest way to get from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs £40 - £55.

Is there a direct train between Bolton and Manchester Piccadilly Station?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bolton and arriving at Manchester Piccadilly. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

Is there a direct bus between Bolton and Manchester Piccadilly Station?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bolton and arriving at Manchester. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly Station?

The train from Bolton to Manchester Piccadilly takes 21 min including transfers and departs hourly.