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Birkenhead to Bolton

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How to get from Birkenhead to Bolton?

We are suggesting 10 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip Birkenhead Bolton. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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All modes of transport Birkenhead Bolton

For your trip from Birkenhead (England, United Kingdom) to Bolton (United Kingdom) with a distance of 28 mi you will be able to take 3 modes of transport, eventually by combining carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
No coach company allows you to get you directly to Bolton from Birkenhead without changing buses, you will have to take the coach lines Birkenhead-Manchester and Manchester-Bolton.
You will board a coach of National Express in Birkenhead. The bus will drop you off at Manchester bus station (0.2 mi from Manchester, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Birkenhead bus station (0 mi from Birkenhead) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Manchester. Once arrived in Manchester, take another coach of National Express or MegaBus that will take you to Bolton bus station ( United Kingdom).
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Birkenhead to Bolton without changing trains. You can take the train Manchester-Bolton and travel by bus to get to your final destination.
Trains of Northern Rail or First TransPennine Express to Bolton leave from Manchester Piccadilly railway station in Manchester. Arrival in Bolton will take place at Bromley Cross station (2.2 mi from the city centre).
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route Birkenhead-Manchester will be able to share a ride with you that you will combine with a trip by train in order to cover the entire trip.

Which carriers to travel between Birkenhead and Bolton?

Bus companies
National Express operates the intercity bus services from the bus station of Birkenhead in Birkenhead and to the one of Manchester (England United Kingdom) and between the city of Manchester (serving Manchester bus station at 0.2 mi from centre) and the city of Bolton where the coach will drop you off at Bolton station situated at about 173.4 mi from Bolton city centre.
MegaBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line from the bus station of Manchester in Manchester and to the one of Bolton ( United Kingdom)
Railway companies
Northern Rail provides a rail connection Manchester-Bolton with the train from Manchester Piccadilly railway station (0.3 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Bromley Cross at arrival (2.2 mi from centre)
First TransPennine Express transports passengers on a rail line from Manchester to Bolton with the train which leaves Manchester Piccadilly station to arrive at Bolton railway station ( United Kingdom)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Birkenhead-Manchester (33.6 mi)

Stop cities from Birkenhead or cities to visit near Bolton

When travelling from Bolton to Birkenhead by carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Liverpool located at 2 mi from Birkenhead, Manchester 34 mi away from Birkenhead and situated at 11 mi from Bolton (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Bolton or back to Birkenhead, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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