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from Leicester to Bolton

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Travel Information to Bolton from Leicester

distanceDistance84 miles (136 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$16 - $84
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $16 (€14) • 2 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $84 (€70) • 2 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Cross Country

Take a bus or train to travel 84 miles (136 km) from Leicester to Bolton. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $16 (€14). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leicester to Bolton.

Travel Tips: Travel from Leicester to Bolton

Travel to Bolton easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Leicester to Bolton.

How do I travel from Leicester to Bolton?

There are 2 travel options from Leicester to Bolton: bus or train.

How do I get from Leicester to Bolton the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel from Leicester to Bolton is by taking a bus with an average price of $16 (€14).

This is compared to other travel options to Bolton:

Taking a bus is usually $68 (€57) less than taking a train to Bolton, which costs on average $84 (€70) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Leicester to Bolton?

The fastest way to get to Bolton from Leicester is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 25 min.

Other travel options to Bolton can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 2 h 40 min.

What is the distance between Leicester and Bolton?

The distance is approximately 84 miles (136 km) from Leicester to Bolton.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Leicester to Bolton?

The average frequency per day from Leicester to Bolton is:

  • 16 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Bolton from Leicester as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from Leicester to Bolton, what are the departure and arrival points in Leicester and Bolton?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Leicester to Bolton:

  • Buses from Leicester to Bolton most often leave from Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station and arrive in Bolton, Astley Bridge.
  • Trains from Leicester to Bolton most often leave from Leicester and arrive in Bolton.

Which travel companies can take me from Leicester to Bolton?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Leicester to Bolton, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to Bolton by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Leicester to Bolton for $16 (€14).
  • Cross Country can get you to Bolton by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Cross Country from Leicester to Bolton for $84 (€70) on Omio.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Leicester to Bolton?

Looking to extend your trip from Leicester to Bolton? Many Omio customers who go from Leicester to Bolton usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Glasgow. If you're looking to explore London, Manchester or Glasgow from Bolton, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How early should I purchase Leicester to Bolton tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Leicester to Bolton, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $16 (€14) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $84 (€70) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Leicester to Bolton online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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