There are 11 ways to get from Glasgow to Bakewell by train, bus, night 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.

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Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Sheffield

$132 - $192

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Bus  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Bakewell National Express

$27 - $36

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5 h 54 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

$102 - $212

Night bus, bus  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the night bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Manchester Airport The Station M11
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) Skyline 199

$44 - $69

Drive  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Bakewell 252.9 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Glasgow to Manchester, train  •  5 h 17 min

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

$71 - $308

Fly Glasgow to East Midlands, train  •  5 h 18 min

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

$66 - $208

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 55 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

$68 - $214

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to East Midlands, train  •  5 h 56 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

$73 - $214

Fly Glasgow to Birmingham, train, bus  •  6 h 9 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)

$103 - $285

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Birmingham, train  •  6 h 47 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

$110 - $311

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Bakewell. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Bakewell via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 25 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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The best way to get from Glasgow to Bakewell without a car is to train which takes 5 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 54 min to get from Glasgow to Bakewell, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Bakewell bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Bakewell is to train which takes 5 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Glasgow to Bakewell bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bakewell station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Bakewell is 253 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to drive from Glasgow to Bakewell.

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easyJet and Flybe offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Bakewell.
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  • Distance: 211.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 54 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Glasgow to Bakewell every 4 hours. Tickets cost $120 - $190 and the journey takes 4 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Bakewell via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 7 h 25 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 East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 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 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
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 50 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 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
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
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 27 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 Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
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
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
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Train from Preston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $11
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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
Hourly
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
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 Glasgow to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Bakewell
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Night bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Book at
uk.megabus.com
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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