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A bus ride from Manchester to Bolton
8

A Journey from Manchester city center through North West Manchester to the town of Bolton

Route number 8
Operater First
Journey time Apprx 1 hour and 5 nins

This is frequent service apprx every 10 minutes through the day time

Timetable download pdf format


Number 8 Manchester Salford Crescent Salford University Pendleton  Irlam o' th' Hieght Pendlebury Kearsley Farnworth  Moses Gate Bolton bus times

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Manchester Shudehill Interchange of anumber 8 Bolton bound bus

Awaiting departure from Manchester Shudehill Interchange


Shudehill Manchester Metrolink Station off an 8 Bolton bound bus

We come out of Shudehill Interchange and turn right into Shudehill we then cross the Manchester Metrolink tram lines which we are about to do in this shot


Withy Grove Stores Manchester off a 8 bus

Shudehill becomes Withy Grove and we pass Withy Grove Stores


Withy Grove Manchester from a number 8 bus

Making our way down Withy Grove. The Manchester Arndsle centre is on our left hand side at this point


Junction of Withy Grove and Corporation St Manchester off a number 8 bus

At the end of Withy Grove we come to Corporation St into which we turn right which we are about to do in this shot


Corporation St Manchester Co Op

As we travel along Corporation St we pass a Co Op store


Todd St Manchester off a number 8 bus

We then turn left into Todd St heading towards Manchester Victoria Station


Hunts Bank Manchester Victoria Station on a number 8 bus

We then head along infront of the station along Victoria Station Approach which becomes Hunts Bank which we are now on in this shot


Taken off a number 8 Bolton Bound bus on Hunts Bank Manchester

Heading along Hunts Bank


Junction of Hunts Bank and Victoria St Manchester off a number 8 bus

At the end of Hunts Bank we turn left into Victoria St which we are doing in this shot


Junction of Chapel Street and Victoria Road Manchester on a number 8 bus

We then turn right int Chapel St which we are doing in this shot


Passing under Cathederal Approach Manchester on Chapel St on a number 8 Bolton bound bus

We then pass under Cathederal Approach as we head along Chapel St


Chapel S Manchester on a number 8 bus

Heading along Chapel St we are currently running alongside the railway to the west and north west out of Manchester Victoria Station


Junction of Chapel St and Victoria Bridge St Manchester off a number 8 bus

We the turn left into Victoria Bridge St which we are doing in this shot


Crossing the River Irwell on Victoria Bridge St Manchester City Centre

We then cross the River Irwell


Victoria Bridge St and Deansgate Junction of Manchester on a number 8 bus

We then approach the junction with Deansgate as ee head up Victoria Bridge St. We will be turning right into Deansgate


Turning right into Deansgate on a number 8 bus

Turning right into Deansgate


The Moon Under Water Wetherspoons Deansgate Manchester passes on a number 8 bus

As we travel along Deansgate we pass Wetherspoons The Moon Under Water


Junction of St Marys Street and Deansgate Manchester House of Fraser on the corner passes on a number 8 bus

We pass the end of St Marys St and the House of Fraser as we travel along Deansgate


Passes Cafe Istanbul Bridge street Manchester on a number 8 bus

We then turn right into Bridge St which we are now on passing Cafe Istanbul


Junction of Bridge St and St Marys Parsonage Manchester seen from a number 8 bus

We then pass the end of St Marys Parsonage as we travel along Bridge St


Bridge St Manchester

Heading along Bridge St


Crossing the River Irwell on Bridge St Manchester on a number 8 bus

We then cross the river Irwell as we travel along Bridge St which we are about to do in this shot


New Bailey Street Salford Central Station passes on a number 8 bus

We then pass under the railway to the west out of Manchester Victoria at Salford Central Station. Bridge St has become New Bailey St and we are now in Salford. A number 50 Stagecoach bus can be seen in this shot


Junction of New Bailey St and Chapel St Salford on a number 8 bus

We then approach Chapel St into which we will be turning left


The Salford Arms Hotel Chapel St passed on a number 8 bus

Turning left into Chapel St. The Salford Arms Hotel can be seen in this shot


Crossroads of Chapel St and Trinity Way Salford on a number 8 bus

We then come to the crossroads of Chapel St and Trinity Way. We will be carrying straight on along Chapel St which at this point becomes the A6

The A6 is also used on my
journey from Sheffield to Sheffield via Chesterfield, Nottingham, Manchester, and Huddersfield
also my
bus ride from Bolton to Preston
also my
bus ride from Derby to Leicester
also my
bus ride from Sheffield to Buxton part 2
also my
bus ride from Sheffield to Bakewell
also my
bus ride from Derby to Manchester
and my
A journey from Sheffield to Sheffield via the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District Day 3 Buttermere to Sheffield
It also gets a mention in my
train ride from Carlisle to Preston


Passes Salford Cathederal the Church of St John the Evangelist on a number 8 bus Chapel St Salford

As we travel along Chapel St the A6 we pass Salford Cathederal


Junction of Crescent the A6 and Adelphi Street Salford on a number 8 bus

Chapel St the A6 becomes Crescent the A6 which we are now on passing the end of Adelphi St


Crescent Salford on a number 8 bus

Continuing along Crescent the A6


Passes the University of Salford the Crescent on a number 8 bus

We then pass the University of Salford as we make our way along the Crescent


Passes Salford Crescent Station on a number 8 bus

We then pass Salford Crescent Railway Station as we head along Crescent the A6


Broad St A6 Salford on a number 8 Bolton bound bus

Crescent the A6 becomes Broad St the A6 that we are now on


Leaving Broad St the A6 to head to Salford Shopping Centre on a number 8 bus

We then exit the A6 Broad St to head for Salford shopping centre


Pendleton Roundabout Salford on a number 8 bus

We then come to Pendleton Roundabout. The A6 Broad St can be seen below us diving under the roundabout


Traveling round Pendleton Roundabout on a number 8 bus St Thomas Church

Traveling round Pendleton Roundabout. We will be turning left here. St Thomas Church can be seen in this shot


Heading into Salford Shopping Centre on a number 8 bus

We then head into Salford Shopping Centre. Tescos can be seen in this shot


Hankinson Way Salford Shopping Centre Salford back of Kentucky Fried Chicken KFC on a number 8 bus

As we head towards the Shopping centre we turn onto Hankinson Way which we are now on passing round the back of KFC


We pass under the service Rd to the Shopping Centre we are now on Rossall Way on a number 8 bus

We then turn right onto Rossall Way and pass under the shopping centre service road which we are doing in this shot. We can also see an advert for KFC


Rossall Way Salford Shopping Centre on a number 8 bus

We then pull up at the Shopping centre bus stop on Rossall Way


Pendleton Way Salford on a number 8 bus

We then make our way out of the shopping centre along Pendleton Way


Heading back onto Pendleton Roundabout on a number 8 Bolton bound bus

We the head back onto Pendleton Roundabout to continue ou journey


Pendleton Roundabout Underpass A6 Broad St seen from a number 8 bus

We back towards the A6 Broad St which can be seen emerging from under the roundabout below us


Running alongside the A6 Broad Street Salford on a number 8 bus

Running along the A6 Broad St


Junction of Langworthy Rd and Bolton Rd Salford

We then come further away from the A6 Broad St although still close. The road we are on is Bolton Rd. We come to a mini roundabout which is the crossroads with Langworthy Rd. We will be carrying straight on along Bolton Rd


Turning into Bolton Rd on a number 8 bus

Turning into Bolton Rd


Bolton Rd Salford on a number 8 bus

Continuing along Bolton Rd


The A6 Broad St seen from a number 8 bus on Bolton Rd

As we travel along Bolton Rd Broad St the A6 Broad Street is never far away. On the opposite side of the bus are shops and houses that we cant see


Number 8 bus seen on Bolton Rd Salford

As we travel along Bolton Rd we see a number 8 coming in the opposite direction


Broad St the A6 and 580 from a number 8 bus

As we travel along Bolton Rd we can see Broad St spliting into the A580 and the A6


Bolton Rd Salford Greater Manchester on a number 8 bus

As we head along Bolton Rd we can see a link road on our right onto which we are about to turn that will take us back onto the A6. At this point the A6 has become a slip road off Broad St. The main road Broad St has become the A580


Number 8 bus on the link road between Bolton Rd and the A6 Salford

On the link road to the A6


Roundabout Salford on Bolton Rd on a number 8 bus

After joining the A6 we come to a roundabout


The A580 seen at the junction of the A6 from a number 8 bus

As we travel round the roundabout the A580 can be seen passing through the middle


Crossing the A580 Salford on the A6 on a number 8 bus

As we travel round the roundabout we cross the A580 Broad St. The A580 at this point is just about to become the East Lancashire Rd


Turning onto to Bolton Rd the A666 on a number 8 bus Pendlebury

We then leave the roundabout by turning onto Bolton Rd the A666 which we are doing in this shot


Junction of Bolton Rd the A666 and Broomhall Rd Pendlebury

As we travel along the A666 Bolton Rd we pass the end of Broomhall Rd.


Passes Agecroft Fire Station

We then pass Agecroft Fire Station as we head along Bolton Rd the A666


A First Manchester bus on Bolton Rd the A666 at Pendlebury off a number 8 bus

As we travel along Bolton Rd the A666 we pass a number 8 heading in the opposite direction


Junction of Bolton Rd and Agecroft Rd with a stone cross off a number 8 bus

We pass the end of Agecroft Rd as we head along Bolton Rd the A666.
The stone cross we can see in this shot has the inscription "Lest We Forget" behind it is a stone wall on which is written:This cross was erected by Andrew Knowles and Sons to the memory of the brave men from their collieries who laid down their lives for their country A.D. 1914 - 1918. Below the inscription are eight slate plaques inscribed with the names of 24 men who worked for Andrew Knowles and Sons.


Junction of Bolton Rd the A666 and Rivington Crescent on a number 8 bus

We then pass Rivington Crescent as we travel along Bolton Rd the A666


Passes the Pendlebury Evangelical Church Bolton Rd on a number 8 bus

We then pass the Pendlebury Evangelical Church as we head along Bolton Rd the A666


Passes Mc Donalds Pendlebury on a number 8 bus

As we travel along Bolton Rd the A666 we pass the Pendlebury branch of Mc Donalds


Passes Pendlebury Social Club on a number 8 bus

Shortly after we pass Pendlebury Social Club as we head along Bolton Rd the A666


junction of Bolton Rd the A666 and Nelson Fold Passes Pendlebury Health Centre on a number 8 bus

We pass the end of Nelson Fold and Pendlebury Health Centre as we make our way along Bolton Rd the A666


Junction of Queensway and Bolton Rd the A666 off a number 8 bus

We then pass the end of Queensway which we are about to do in this shot as we travel along Bolton Rd the A666


Britannia inn Bolton Rd the A666.Pendlebury passed on a number 8 bus

We then pass the Britannia Inn as we make oue way along Bolton Rd the A666


Crossing the M60 Manchester Ring Road on Manchester Road the A666 on a number 8 bus

We then cross the M60 Manchester Ring Road. Bolton Rd the A666 has now become Manchester Rd the A666 which we are now on.
Part of the M60 is used my
journey from Sheffield to Sheffield via the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District
and my
bus ride from Manchester to Burnley
The M60 can also be seen been crossed in my
bus ride from Manchester to Huddersfield
my
bus ride from Manchester to Rochdale
my
train ride from Manchester to Chester
my
bus ride from Derby to Manchester
and my
train ride from Sheffield to Manchester stopping style


Manchester Rd the A666 Clifton on a number 8 bus

Heading along Manchester Road the A666 we are now passing through Clifton


A number 8 Manchester bound bus on Manchester Road Clifton

We pass another number 8 bus heading in the opposite direction as we head along Manchester Rd the A666


Junction of Manchester Rd the A666 and Clifton House Rd the A666 off a number 8 bus

We then pass the end of Clifton House Road as we make our way along Manchester Rd the A666


Junction of Manchester Rd the A666 and Lawefield Crescent Clifton on a number 8 bus

We then pass the end of Lawefield Crescent as we travel along Manchester Rd the A666


Manchester Rd the A666 on a number 8 bus

Heading along Manchester Rd the A666 in the direction of Kearsley


Passes the Sunset Business Park Kearsley on a number 8 bus

We then pass the Sunset Business Park as we make our way into Kearsley along Manchester Road the A666


Passes Melrose Court Manchester Rd Kearsley on a number 8 bus

We pass Melrose Court as we travel along Manchester Rd the A666


Passes Kearsley Post Office Manchester Rd the A666 on a number 8 bus

We then pass Kearsley Post Office as we head through Kearsley


Junction of Victoria Rd and Bolton Rd Kearsley on a number 8 bus

Manchester Rd the A666 becomes Bolton Rd which we are now on passing the end of Victoria Rd


A number 8 bus Kearsley on Bolton Rd the A666

We then pass another number 8 bus heading in the opposite direction


Passing the White Horse pub at the junction of Bolton Road the A666 and and Stoneclough Rd on a number 8 bus

We then pass the White Horse pub at the junction of Bolton Rd the A666 and Stoneclough Rd


Cohens Chemist at the junction of Jackson St and Bolton Rd the A666 on a Number 8 bus

As we head along Bolton Rd the A666 we pass Cohens Chemist at the end of Jackson Street


Roundabout where the A666 becomes a dual Carrigeway at Kearsley on a number 8 bus

We then come to a roundabout where the A666 leaves Bolton Rd and becomes a dual carrigeway. We will be carrying straight on along Bolton Rd which becomes the A6053


Crossing the A666 on a number 8 bus at Kearsley

We then cross the A666


Turning onto the The A6053 Bolton Rd on a number 8 bus

We then turn onto the A6053 Bolton Rd


Heading into Farnworth along Bolton Rd Road on a number 8 bus

Heading into Farnworth along Bolton Rd


Junction of Long Causeway and Higher Market St Farnworth on a number 8 bus

We are now at the junction of Higher Market St that carries straight on and Long Causeway that goes of to the right we carry straight on along Higher Market St


A number 37 Bolton to Manchester bus passes on Higher Market St Farnworth

A number 37 bus passes us as we head along Higher Market St Farnworth


Passes Ye Olde Three Crown Farnworth on a number 8 bus

We pass Ye Olde Three Crown as we head along Higher Market St


Market St Farnworth on a number 8 bus

Higher Market St becomes Market St which we are now on heading through Farnworth


junction of Darley St and Market St Farnworth passes Boltons Solicitors on a number 8 bus

We pass the end of Darley St and Boltons Solicitors as we head through Farnworth on Market St


Passes Farnworth Town Hall on Market St on a Number 8 bus

We then pass Farnworth Town Hall as we travel along Market St


Heading away from the centre of Farnworth on Market St on a number 8 bus

Heading away from the centre of Farnworth on Market St


Passes the Sai Spice Bolton Rd Farnworth on a number 8 bus

Market St becomes Bolton Rd which we are now on passing Sai Spice Restaurant
For more info visit the
Sai Spice website

Sai Spice Indian Restaurant Farnworth


Junction of Loxham St Bolton Rd and Manchester Rd Moses Gate on a number 8 bus

We then come to the end of Loxham St at this point Bolton Rd becomes Manchester Rd which we will be carrying on along. We are now at Moses Gate


The A666 crosing Loxham St at Moses Gate off a number 8 bus

The A666 can be seen crossing Loxham St in this shot


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Manchester Rd Moses Gate off a number 8 bus

We head off along Manchester Rd. The road on the bridge is the A666


A666 seen from Manchester Rd off a number 8 bus

As we head along Manchester Rd we run parallel to the A666 for a short distance


A666 Moses Gate

Then we start to head away from the A666


Heading towards Bolton on Manchester Rd on a. number 8 bus

Manchester Road then merges to become a two way road which is happening in this shot


Manchester Rd Bolton off a number 8 bus lots of car sales

Heading along Manchester Rd in the direction of Bolton


A number 8 bus at the junction of Raikes Lane and Manchester Rd Bolton

We pass the end of Raikes Lane as we head along Manchester Rd. A number 8 bus can be seen heading in the opposite direction


Passing the Porsche Centre Manchester Rd Bolton on a number 8 bus

As we travel along Manchester Rd we pass the Porsche Centre


Passes Asda Manchester Rd Bolton on a number 8 bus

We pass Asda as we make our way to Bolton along Manchester Rd


Manchester Rd Bolton on a number 8 bus

Continuing along Manchester Road


Junction of Grovener St and Manchester Rd Bolton off a number 8 bus

We then pass the end of Grovener St as we travel along Manchester Rd


Junction of Lower Bridgeman St and Manchester Rd Bolton off a number 8 bus

We then pass the junction of Lower Bridgeman St which we are about to do in this shot as we travel along Manchester Rd


Bradshawgate Bolton on a number 8 bus passing the end of Shiffnall Street

Manchester Rd becomes Bradshaw Gate which we are now on in this shot passing the end of Shiffnall St


Bradshawgate Bolton on a 8 bus

Heading along Bradshawgate into Bolton town centre


We then turn left into Great Moor St centre which we have just done in this shot on a number 8 bus

We then turn left into Great Moor St centre which we have just done in this shot. We can see the Balmoral pub in this shot


Passing Newport St Bolton on a number 8 bus

We then pass the end of Newport St a pedestrian precinct as we head along Great Moor St


Great Moor St Bolton

Continuing along Great Moor St


Great Moor St from a number 8 bus

Traveling along Great Moor St towards Bolton bus station


Junction of Great Moor St and Black Horse St passing Bolton Market on a number 8 bus

As we curve to the right we are about pass into Black Horse St. We are also about to pass Bolton Market that can be seen ahead. A 125 Stagecoach Bolton to Preston bus can be seen heading for Preston in this shot.


Black Horse St Bolton

Heading along Black Horse St


Bolton bus station on a number 8 bus

We then turn left into Bolton bus station


number 8 bus terminus Bolton bus station

We then pull up at our stand our terminus

Also see my
bus ride from Bolton to Preston
and my
bus ride from Bolton to Rochdale


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