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

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Train  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Scarborough

$49 - $71

Cheapest option

Line 37 bus, bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Bolton Interchange to Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) 37
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, 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 Falsgrave, St John's Road (New Park Road) 843

$35 - $41

2 alternative options

Line 471 bus, train, bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 471 bus from Bolton Interchange 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 Scarborough, West Square Stop V (Railway Station) 843

$36 - $54

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Bolton to Scarborough 118.4 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Bolton to Scarborough is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bolton to Scarborough is to drive which takes 2 h 3 min and costs £19 - £28.

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The distance between Bolton and Scarborough is 154 km. The road distance is 189 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Bolton to Scarborough, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bolton to Scarborough. However, there are services departing from Bolton Interchange and arriving at Falsgrave, St John's Road (New Park Road) via Manchester City Centre, Portland St (Statue) and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bolton to Scarborough. However, there are services departing from Bolton and arriving at Scarborough via Manchester Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Bolton, England and Scarborough, England?

TransPennine Express operates a train from Bolton to Scarborough hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bolton to Scarborough via Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza), Manchester City Centre, Portland St (Statue), and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) in around 6 h 3 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $27
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bolton Interchange to Rochdale Railway Stn (Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Bolton Interchange to Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) to Scarborough, West Square Stop V (Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Falsgrave, St John's Road (New Park Road)
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Burnley & Pendle
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, 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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