Strike Action: Strikes affect services at Bolton on 28th April. Read more…

Bolton Station Information

Arrivals, departures, timetables and accessibility.


Bolton station
Trinity Street

Ticket Office:

Monday-Friday 06:00-21:00
Saturday 06:00-21:00
Sunday 08:15-19:30

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    Strike Action on 28th April

    If you are planning to travel from Bolton Station on 28th April, please check the information below for details of strike services.


    These are replacement timetables for the day of the industrial action.

     Blackpool North - Manchester Piccadilly - Manchester Airport
     Clitheroe - Blackburn buses
     Manchester - Bolton updated
     Manchester Victoria - Blackburn
    From Arrival Time Expected Platform
    To Departure Time Expected Platform
    The timetables for Bolton are displayed below, click on the Download Timetable link to view the PDF timetable for the route.
    Please note: As of 21/05/2017 new timetables will operate. Where this is the case, please see the upcoming timetable links below

    Bolton to Manchester and Manchester Airport

    Manchester to Blackburn and Clitheroe

    Manchester and Manchester Airport to Southport and Kirkby

    Blackpool North to Manchester Victoria. Preston to Hazel Grove

    Manchester Airport to Preston, Lancaster and Blackpool North

    Detailed station information
    Ticket Machine
    Left Luggage
    Left luggage contact
    Lost property contact
    Baby change facilities
    Cycle storage
    Spaces:  99
    Shelter:  Yes
    CTV:  Yes
    Location:  platforms 3 & 4
    Additional information:  9 hoops and 15 lockers situated on platform
    Storage type:  Stands
    Car Park
    Parking is not available.
    Spaces:  0
    Off peak charges:  N/A
    Hourly charge:  N/A
    Daily charge:  N/A
    Weekly charge:  N/A
    Monthly charge:  N/A
    3 monthly charge:  N/A
    6 monthly charge:  N/A
    Annual charge:  N/A
    Car park closure - due to Network Rail's plans for undertaking works at the station (as part of their wider infrastructure scheme), unfortunately the car park will no longer be available.
    Bus service
    Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here
    Metro service
    GMPTE 0161 228 7811
    Detailed station information
    0808 156 1606
    Monday 08:00-20:00
    Sunday 09:00-17:00
    Monday-Friday 08:00-20:00
    Saturday 08:00-20:00
    Help points
    Staff help
    Monday 24h
    Monday-Friday 24h
    Induction loop
    Accessible ticket machines
    Accepts Cash & Cards
    Accessible booking office counter
    Ticket office staff make every effort to provide the assistance that disabled passengers require.
    Ramp for train access
    National key toilets
    Spare key with station supervisor and at News Stand.
    Step free access
    No part of station
    Step free access note
    Level access through the ticket barriers to an overpass, and via large lift opposite the top of the steps, or down steps onto the platform. Lifts open for all services.
    Impaired mobility set down
    No designated area is provided. Street set down only available.
    Wheelchairs available