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Duration 3h 46m
Distance 209.5 miles
Average price £183
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Essex and Macclesfield takes 3h 46m and the fastest train takes 2h 57m. There is a train service every few hours from Essex to Macclesfield. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. White Notley
  2. London Euston
  3. Macclesfield
3h 32m
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£80 - £249

Essex to Macclesfield train times

Trains run hourly between Essex and Macclesfield. The earliest departure is at 07:34 in the morning, and the last departure from Essex is at 22:08 which arrives into Macclesfield at 08:01. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 46m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Essex to Macclesfield. However, there are services departing from White Notley and arriving at Macclesfield via Moorgate station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 32m.

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The distance between Essex and Macclesfield is 151 miles. The road distance is 209.5 miles.

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Essex to Macclesfield train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from White Notley station.

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Essex to Macclesfield train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Macclesfield station.

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There are 692+ hotels available in Macclesfield. Prices start at £75 per night.

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