There are 11 ways to get from Glasgow to Bakewell by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton

$102 - $142

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station to Bakewell, Fire Station Transpeak / ...

$27 - $32

9 alternative options

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton

$136 - $210

Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Sheffield

$130 - $189

Drive  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Bakewell 252.9 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Glasgow to Manchester, train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Manchester (MAN) GLA - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton

$69 - $307

Fly Glasgow to East Midlands, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to East Midlands (EMA) GLA - EMA
  2. Take the train from Long Eaton to Matlock

$56 - $207

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Manchester (MAN) EDI - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton

$66 - $213

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to East Midlands, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to East Midlands (EMA) EDI - EMA
  3. Take the train from Long Eaton to Matlock

$63 - $213

Fly Glasgow to Birmingham, train, bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) GLA - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  3. Take the train from Derby to Matlock
  4. Take the bus from Matlock, Interchange to Bakewell, Buxton Road (North Church Street)

$95 - $284

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Birmingham, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX) EDI - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby

$102 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Bakewell is to bus which costs £21 - £25 and takes 7 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Bakewell is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4 h 24 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Bakewell is 212 miles. The road distance is 252.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Glasgow to Bakewell, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Bakewell station. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Bakewell, Fire Station via Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 23 min.

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What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Bakewell, England?

You can take a train from Glasgow to Bakewell via Manchester Piccadilly, Buxton, and Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) in around 5 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Bakewell via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station in around 7 h 23 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Glasgow to East Midlands via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Train from Preston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $18
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$120 - $190
Off-Peak Single
$130 - $200
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Long Eaton to Matlock
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $9
Off-Peak Single
$11 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Single
$16 - $24
Train from Derby to Matlock
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $16
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Long Eaton to Matlock
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Derby to Matlock
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Bus operators
National Express
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station to Bakewell, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Matlock, Interchange to Bakewell, Buxton Road (North Church Street)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road to Bakewell, Buxton Road (North Church Street)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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