There are 4 ways to get from Bolton to Stratford-upon-Avon by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to Stratford-upon-Avon

$58 - $95

Cheapest option

Line 37 bus, bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Bolton Interchange to Manchester City Centre, Mosley St (Toni & Guy) 37
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  3. Take the bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores X20

$23 - $28

2 alternative options

Line 540 bus, train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 540 bus from Bolton Interchange to Wigan, Wallgate (Waverleys) 540
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Coventry

$82 - $131

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Bolton to Stratford-upon-Avon 131.9 miles

$28 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bolton to Stratford-upon-Avon is to line 37 bus and bus which costs £17 - £22 and takes 6 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bolton to Stratford-upon-Avon is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between Bolton and Stratford-upon-Avon is 101 miles. The road distance is 131.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Bolton to Stratford-upon-Avon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bolton to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from Bolton Interchange and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bolton to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from Bolton and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon via Manchester Piccadilly and Birmingham Moor Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

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What companies run services between Bolton, England and Stratford-upon-Avon, England?

You can take a train from Bolton to Stratford-upon-Avon via Manchester Piccadilly, Birmingham New Street, and Birmingham Moor Street in around 3 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bolton to Stratford-upon-Avon via Manchester City Centre, Mosley St (Toni & Guy), Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, and Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station in around 6 h 55 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Coventry
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bolton Interchange to Wigan, Wallgate (Waverleys)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Johnson's Excelbus
Phone
01564 797 070
Email
businfo@johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Website
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
johnsonscoaches.co.uk

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