There are 5 ways to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Bolton by train, bus, taxi, car 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  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Bolton

$14 - $32

4 alternative options

Bus, line 8 bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Shudehill Interchange to Bolton, Bradshawgate/Shiffnall Street (The Alma Inn) 8

$16 - $17

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Bolton 35.7 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Bolton 35.7 miles

$7 - $12

Towncar  •  39 min

  1. Take a town car from Liverpool Airport to Bolton 35.7 miles

$120 - $180

What companies run services between Liverpool Airport (LPL), England and Bolton, England?

You can take a train from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Bolton via Garston, Liverpool South Parkway (Woolton Road), Liverpool South Parkway, and Manchester Oxford Road in around 1 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Bolton via Manchester and Shudehill Interchange in around 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $18
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $29
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Bolton
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $13
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Other operators
Taxi from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Bolton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915
Jayride
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Liverpool Airport to Bolton
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Bolton?

The distance between Liverpool Airport (LPL) and Bolton is 39 km. The road distance is 57 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Bolton?

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Bolton is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 39 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Bolton?

The quickest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Bolton is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs £95 - £120.

Is there a direct bus between Liverpool Airport (LPL) and Bolton?

No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Bolton. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Airport and arriving at Bolton, Bradshawgate/Shiffnall Street (The Alma Inn) via Shudehill Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

How long does it take to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Bolton?

It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Bolton, including transfers.