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It’s a quick ride into the city centre, so whether you’re heading there for work, for a day out shopping, or to sample some of the food on offer, hop on one of the many trains from Bolton to Manchester. At around 20 minutes on average, you’ll be there in no time! Take a look at our live departure times below and book your train tickets from Bolton to Manchester today.


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