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Doncaster to Bolton

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How to get from Doncaster to Bolton?

We are suggesting 9 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip Doncaster 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 Doncaster Bolton

For your trip from Doncaster (England, United Kingdom) to Bolton (United Kingdom) with a distance of 53 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.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Doncaster to Bolton without changing trains but some trains run on lines Doncaster-Manchester and Manchester-Bolton allowing you to make the entire trip only by rail.
Trains of First TransPennine Express to Manchester leave from Doncaster railway station in Doncaster. Arrival in Manchester will take place at Manchester Piccadilly station (0.3 mi from the city centre). Correspondence or change is required in Manchester where the train operated by Northern Rail or First TransPennine Express leave for Bolton.
Even though it is not possible to make the trip Doncaster Bolton only by bus, there are other means of transport (train) that will complete the journey Manchester-Bolton.
You will board a coach of National Express or MegaBus in Manchester. The bus will drop you off at Bolton bus station (173.4 mi from Bolton, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Manchester bus station (0.2 mi from Manchester) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Bolton.
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route Manchester-Bolton 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 Doncaster and Bolton?

Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Manchester-Bolton (11.2 mi)
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 the rail lines from Doncaster to Manchester with the train which leaves Doncaster station to arrive at Manchester Piccadilly railway station (England United Kingdom) and Manchester-Bolton with the train from Manchester Piccadilly railway station (0.3 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Bolton at arrival (0.7 mi from centre)
Bus companies
The bus company National Express operates the intercity service from the bus station of Manchester Airport in Manchester and to the one of Bolton ( United Kingdom)
MegaBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line 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.

Stop cities from Doncaster or cities to visit near Bolton

When travelling from Bolton to Doncaster by carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Manchester located at 46 mi from Doncaster and 11 mi away from Bolton (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Bolton or back to Doncaster, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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