Travel & parking
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- Bolton’s easily accessed by road – the M60, M61 and M6 are all on our doorstep.
- Bolton benefits from one of the busiest rail stations in the Greater Manchester city region. The train station is only five minutes to the heart of the town centre, leaving you more time for the Festival.
- There’s a great regional bus service too. All routes lead to Moor Lane Bus Station which is a five minute walk from the town centre.
For more information on car parking in Bolton, see www.bolton.gov.uk/carparks
When you arrive in Bolton, why not take advantage of our free town centre bus service which runs every 10 minutes during peak hours? The bus calls at places of interest, railway and bus stations and major shopping areas.
For more information on the Metroshuttle bus, see www.bolton.gov.uk/freebus