There are 3 ways to get from Birmingham to Matlock by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Matlock

$44 - $66

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Bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Derby National Express
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Matlock, Old English (Olde Derwent Avenue) 6.1|the sixes

$12 - $15

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Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Matlock 61.2 miles

$13 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Matlock is to bus which costs £9 - £12 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Matlock is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Matlock. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Matlock, Old English (Olde Derwent Avenue) via Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Matlock. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Matlock via Derby. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Matlock is 48 miles. The road distance is 61.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Matlock without a car is to train which takes 1 h 50 min and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Birmingham to Matlock, including transfers.

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Birmingham to Matlock bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Birmingham to Matlock train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Matlock is to train which takes 1 h 50 min and costs £30 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 - £12 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Matlock.
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  • Distance: 47.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Matlock, England?

You can take a train from Birmingham to Matlock via Derby in around 1 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Matlock via Derby and Derby, Bus Station in around 2 h 24 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Matlock
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $17
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Matlock, Old English (Olde Derwent Avenue)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk

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Birmingham to Matlock bus services, operated by Trent Barton, arrive at Matlock, Old English (Olde Derwent Avenue) station.

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Birmingham to Matlock train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Matlock station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Matlock is 61 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from Birmingham to Matlock.

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