There are 5 ways to get from Bakewell to Chester by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train via Crewe  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Bakewell, Buxton Road (North Church Street) to Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) Tp / ...
  2. Take the train from Buxton to Stockport
  3. Take the train from Stockport to Crewe
  4. Take the train from Crewe to Chester

$31 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Bakewell, Buxton Road (North Church Street) to Stockport, Mersey Square (Car Park) Transpeak / ...
  2. Take the train from Stockport to Chester

$21 - $33

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Buxton to Stockport
  2. Take the train from Stockport to Chester

$25 - $41

Bus  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Buxton, Market Place (Stop B) to Manchester Airport The Station Skyline 199
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Chester, Delamere Street 5

$26 - $28

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Bakewell to Chester 66.2 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Bakewell to Chester is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bakewell to Chester is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 27 min.

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The distance between Bakewell and Chester is 51 miles. The road distance is 66.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Bakewell to Chester, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bakewell to Chester. However, there are services departing from Bakewell, Buxton Road (North Church Street) and arriving at Chester, Delamere Street via Buxton, Market Place (Stop B) and Manchester Airport The Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 6 min.

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What companies run services between Bakewell, England and Chester, England?

You can take a train from Bakewell to Chester via Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station), Buxton, and Stockport in around 3 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bakewell to Chester via Buxton, Market Place (Stop B) and Manchester Airport The Station in around 4 h 6 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Buxton to Stockport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Crewe
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $29
Train from Crewe to Chester
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $26
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Crewe
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Train from Crewe to Chester
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
First Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
Train from Stockport to Chester
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
CrossCountry
Bus operators
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Bakewell, Buxton Road (North Church Street) to Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Bakewell, Buxton Road (North Church Street) to Stockport, Mersey Square (Car Park)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Market Place (Stop B) to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bakewell, Buxton Road (North Church Street) to Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
easyBus
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Chester, Delamere Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12

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