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Bolton to Birmingham coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£17.53
Shortest Duration3h 35m
Trips per day5
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How much does a coach ticket from Bolton to Birmingham cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average coach fares from Bolton to Birmingham were £20.16.

The best way to find cheap coach tickets from Bolton to Birmingham is by booking earlier as most coach companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the coach ride from Bolton to Birmingham?

The distance between Bolton and Birmingham is approximately 78.64 miles, or 126.53 kilometers. The average travel time for a coach between these two cities is around 5 hours and 51 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 35 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most coaches are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your coach has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by coach from Bolton to Birmingham?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Bolton to Birmingham by coach is at 00:00 on Friday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 00:00 on Saturday is when the fewest number of coach tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the coach departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

What coach companies travel from Bolton to Birmingham?

On average there are 5 coach trips per day. National Express has the most options for departures from Bolton to Birmingham, with an average of 5 trips per day and 11 monthly trips. One coach carrier currently travels from Bolton to Birmingham. Of the 5 trips there is 1 trip that is a direct route with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Bolton to Birmingham start at £18.92.

1 carriers offer Bolton to Birmingham coach trips

National Express

Book National Express from Bolton to Birmingham from £17.53. There are 5 National Express schedules from Bolton to Birmingham and you can expect on average to pay £22.69 for a National Express ticket to Birmingham. In Bolton, National Express departs to Birmingham from 111 Newport St and 1 other station. In Birmingham, National Express arrives at Hagley Rd W and 3 other stations.

An average trip on National Express from Bolton to Birmingham takes 5 hours and 52 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Birmingham in 3 hours and 35 minutes,

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Plan your next adventure

There are 2 stations you could depart from, depending on the coach line you travel with. Most coach trips to Birmingham will depart from these stations in Bolton:
  • 111 Newport St
  • Astley Bridge
Coaches arrive in Birmingham at 4 stations, depending on which coach line you are traveling with. These are the main coach stations in Birmingham for trips arriving from Bolton:
  • Hagley Rd W
  • National Express Station
  • Hagley Rd Five Ways
  • Birmingham Rd