Bus Travel in Bolton

Explore this friendly former mill town

The busy former mill town of Bolton lies close to the West Pennine Moors. Enjoy Queen’s Park with its children’s playground, duck pond, Grade II listed buildings and statues. Have some family fun at the town's bowling alleys, trampolining centres, cinemas and soft play areas. After some retail therapy? Head to Market Place Shopping Centre or visit Bolton Market and its bustling food hall. In the evening, there are traditional pubs, stylish bars and clubs where you can enjoy yourself too.

We offer an extensive network travelling in and around Bolton and connecting the town with Wigan, Dunscar and other destinations. Whether you're a commuter or a visitor, take the bus for the hassle-free way to travel to and from Bolton.

Zone maps

Take a look at our zone maps showing bus routes and ticket zone boundaries:

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