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Plymouth to Bolton

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How to get from Plymouth to Bolton?

We are suggesting 10 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip Plymouth 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 Plymouth Bolton

For your trip from Plymouth (England, United Kingdom) to Bolton (United Kingdom) with a distance of 233 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.
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Plymouth-Bolton that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of National Express in Plymouth. 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 Plymouth bus station (0.9 mi from Plymouth) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Bolton.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Plymouth-Bolton.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Plymouth to Bolton without changing trains but some trains run on lines Plymouth-Manchester and Manchester-Bolton allowing you to make the entire trip only by rail.
Trains of CrossCountry to Manchester leave from Plymouth railway station in Plymouth. 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.

Which carriers to travel between Plymouth and Bolton?

Railway companies
CrossCountry provides a rail connection Plymouth-Manchester with the train from Plymouth railway station (0.7 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Manchester Piccadilly at arrival (0.3 mi from centre)
Northern Rail transports passengers on a rail line from Manchester to Bolton with the train which leaves Manchester Piccadilly station to arrive at Bromley Cross railway station ( United Kingdom)
First TransPennine Express operates the train journey 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
MegaBus operates the intercity bus services from the bus station of Plymouth in Plymouth 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.
National Express is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line from the bus station of Plymouth in Plymouth and to the one of Bolton ( United Kingdom)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Plymouth-Bolton (233 mi)

Stop cities from Plymouth or cities to visit near Bolton

When travelling from Bolton to Plymouth by carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Manchester located at 11 mi from Bolton, Salford 9 mi away from Bolton (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Bolton or back to Plymouth, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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