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There are 3 ways to get from St Helens to Bolton by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  55m

  1. Take the train from St Helens Central to Wigan North Western
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Bolton

$6 - $11

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Taxi  •  32m

  1. Take a taxi from St Helens to Bolton 19.2 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  32m

  1. Drive from St Helens to Bolton 19.2 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from St Helens to Bolton is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 32m.

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The quickest way to get from St Helens to Bolton is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 32m.

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No, there is no direct train from St Helens to Bolton. However, there are services departing from St Helens Central and arriving at Bolton via Wigan North Western. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55m.

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The distance between St Helens and Bolton is 15 miles. The road distance is 19.2 miles.

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The best way to get from St Helens to Bolton without a car is to train which takes 55m and costs £5 - £9.

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It takes approximately 55m to get from St Helens to Bolton, including transfers.

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St Helens to Bolton train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from St Helens Central station.

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St Helens to Bolton train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Bolton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Helens to Bolton is 19 miles. It takes approximately 32m to drive from St Helens to Bolton.

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  • Distance: 15.5 miles
  • Duration: 55m

What companies run services between St Helens, England and Bolton, England?

You can take a train from St Helens to Bolton via Wigan North Western in around 55m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from St Helens Central to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Bolton
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from St Helens Central to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Other operators
Taxi from St Helens to Bolton
Ave. Duration
32m
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk

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