There are 9 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 CrossCountry  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Sheffield

$141 - $205

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 23 min

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

$30 - $35

7 alternative options

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  6 h 4 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

$147 - $248

Drive  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Bakewell 252.9 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Glasgow to East Midlands, bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to East Midlands (EMA) GLA - EMA
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Bakewell, Buxton Road (North Church Street)

$56 - $193

Fly Glasgow to Manchester, train  •  5 h 12 min

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

$73 - $310

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to East Midlands, bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, Central College of Commerce (North Frederick Street) to Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport)
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to East Midlands (EMA) EDI - EMA
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Bakewell, Buxton Road (North Church Street)

$63 - $199

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, Central College of Commerce (North Frederick Street) to Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport)
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Manchester (MAN) EDI - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton

$70 - $216

Fly Glasgow to Birmingham, train, bus  •  5 h 55 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 Ambergate
  4. Take the bus from Ambergate, Hurt Arms to Bakewell, Buxton Road (North Church Street)

$100 - $292

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Glasgow to Bakewell every 4 hours. Tickets cost $130 - $200 and the journey takes 4 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Bakewell via Manchester and Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station in around 7 h 23 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
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 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
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 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
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 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 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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
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
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
$130 - $200
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Single
$130 - $200
Off-Peak Single
$140 - $210
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $190
Train from Preston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Preston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Ambergate
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $4
Off-Peak Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Single
$7 - $11
Bus operators
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 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Bakewell, Buxton Road (North Church Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Ambergate, Hurt Arms to Bakewell, Buxton Road (North Church Street)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Central College of Commerce (North Frederick Street) to Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Glasgow to Bakewell?

The distance between Glasgow and Bakewell is 338 km. The road distance is 405 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Bakewell?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Glasgow to Bakewell?

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Bakewell is to drive which takes 4 h 24 min and costs £35 - £60.

Is there a direct bus between Glasgow and Bakewell?

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Bakewell. 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.

How long does it take to get from Glasgow to Bakewell?

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