Duration 4h 4m
Distance 101.2 miles
Average price £103
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Lancaster and Matlock Bath takes 4h 4m and the fastest train takes 3h 9m. The train service runs several times per day from Lancaster to Matlock Bath. 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. Lancaster
  2. Crewe
  3. Matlock Bath
4h 39m
£51 - £129

Lancaster to Matlock Bath train times

Trains run every three hours between Lancaster and Matlock Bath. The earliest departure is at 06:58 in the morning, and the last departure from Lancaster is at 22:19 which arrives into Matlock Bath at 08:23. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 4m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from Lancaster to Matlock Bath? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Lancaster to Matlock Bath. However, there are services departing from Lancaster and arriving at Matlock Bath via Crewe and Derby. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 39m.

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The distance between Lancaster and Matlock Bath is 82 miles. The road distance is 101.2 miles.

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Lancaster to Matlock Bath train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Lancaster station.

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Lancaster to Matlock Bath train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Derby station.

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