There are 4 ways to get from Bolton to Middleton by train, bus or car

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, line 840 bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Bolton to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Malton
  3. Take the line 840 bus from Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 to Pickering, The Royal Oak (N/A) 840 / ...

$47 - $71

Cheapest option

Line 37 bus, bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Bolton, Bradshawgate/Shiffnall Street (The Alma Inn) to Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) 37
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Portland St (Statue) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) Zap
  3. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Pickering, The Royal Oak (N/A) 840 / ...

$35 - $40

2 alternative options

Line 471 bus, train, bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 471 bus from Bolton, Bradshawgate/Shiffnall Street (The Alma Inn) to Rochdale Railway Stn (Station) 471
  2. Take the train from Rochdale to York
  3. Take the bus from York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) to Pickering, The Royal Oak (N/A) 840 / ...

$37 - $54

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Bolton to Middleton 105.1 miles

$22 - $35

What companies run services between Bolton, England and Middleton, North Yorkshire, England?

You can take a bus from Bolton to Middleton via Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza), Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Portland St (Statue), Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), Pickering, The Royal Oak (N/A), and Pickering, The Library (Market Place) in around 6 h 50 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bolton to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Rochdale to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Malton
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 to Pickering, The Royal Oak (N/A)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) to Pickering, The Royal Oak (N/A)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Pickering, The Royal Oak (N/A)
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bolton, Bradshawgate/Shiffnall Street (The Alma Inn) to Rochdale Railway Stn (Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Bolton, Bradshawgate/Shiffnall Street (The Alma Inn) to Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Burnley & Pendle
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Portland St (Statue) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bolton and Middleton is 131 km. The road distance is 168 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bolton to Middleton is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 1 h 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Bolton to Middleton is to drive which takes 1 h 48 min and costs £16 - £25.

No, there is no direct bus from Bolton to Middleton. However, there are services departing from Bolton, Bradshawgate/Shiffnall Street (The Alma Inn) and arriving at Middleton, Main Street (Pine View) via Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Portland St (Statue), Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) and Pickering, The Library (Market Place). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Bolton to Middleton, including transfers.