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Trip Portsmouth Bolton

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling from Portsmouth to Bolton


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How to get from Portsmouth to Bolton?

We are suggesting 12 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip Portsmouth 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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  • Get prices, times and duration for the journey Portsmouth Bolton by clicking on the 'Check prices' button and after entering your dates of departure and the number of passengers. Note that we are trying to get as many prices as we can from different online travel agencies, but sometimes it may not be possible.
  • Locate cities of Portsmouth and Bolton on a map as well as the route Portsmouth Bolton and the different connecting points (Bolton Coach Station, Bromley Cross Railway Station, Bolton Railway Station, Hall i' th' Wood Railway Station, Lostock Railway Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Portsmouth Bolton

For your trip from Portsmouth (England, United Kingdom) to Bolton (United Kingdom) with a distance of 200 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 Portsmouth-Bolton that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of National Express in Portsmouth. 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 Portsmouth bus station (1.8 mi from Portsmouth) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Bolton.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Portsmouth-Bolton.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Portsmouth 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).

Which carriers to travel between Portsmouth and Bolton?

Bus companies
MegaBus operates the intercity bus services from the bus station of Portsmouth in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth in Portsmouth and to the one of Bolton ( United Kingdom)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Portsmouth-Bolton (200.7 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 a rail line from Manchester to Bolton with the train which leaves Manchester Piccadilly station to arrive at Bolton railway station ( United Kingdom)

Stop cities from Portsmouth or cities to visit near Bolton

When travelling from Bolton to Portsmouth by carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Birmingham located at 121 mi from Portsmouth and 80 mi away from Bolton, Manchester situated at 11 mi from Bolton (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Bolton or back to Portsmouth, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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