Nottingham to Bolton by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:09
  • Last train
    19:43
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 18m

Travelling from Nottingham to Bolton by train

Fast trains from Nottingham to Bolton take around 2 hours and 18 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 110 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Nottingham and Bolton.

Are there direct trains from Nottingham to Bolton?

Journeys between Nottingham and Bolton usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Nottingham to Bolton every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 17 departures.

How long is the train journey from Nottingham to Bolton?

The Nottingham to Bolton train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 18 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Nottingham to Bolton train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bolton is usually scheduled to depart Nottingham around 05:09 and the last train is around 19:43. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Nottingham around 05:20, and the last at 19:39.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Nottingham to Bolton train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Nottingham to Bolton by train.

Which train companies operate between Nottingham and Bolton?

More than one train company operates on the route from Nottingham to Bolton, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Midlands Trains
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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