There are 4 ways to get from Glossop to Macclesfield by train, bus, taxi 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

Train  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Glossop to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield

$12 - $57

Cheapest option

Line 61 bus, line 60 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 61 bus from Glossop, Henry Street (Norfolk Street) to Newtown, Old Post Office 61 / ...
  2. Take the line 60 bus from Newtown, Old Post Office to Macclesfield, Railway Station 60 / ...

$8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glossop to Macclesfield 19.4 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Glossop to Macclesfield 19.4 miles

$4 - $6

What companies run services between Glossop, England and Macclesfield, England?

You can take a train from Glossop to Macclesfield via Manchester Piccadilly in around 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glossop to Macclesfield via Newtown, Old Post Office in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Glossop to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $25
Bus operators
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Glossop, Henry Street (Norfolk Street) to Newtown, Old Post Office
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Newtown, Old Post Office to Macclesfield, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Other operators
Taxi from Glossop to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Glossop to Macclesfield?

The distance between Glossop and Macclesfield is 23 km. The road distance is 31 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Glossop to Macclesfield?

The cheapest way to get from Glossop to Macclesfield is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Glossop to Macclesfield?

The quickest way to get from Glossop to Macclesfield is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs £50 - £65.

Is there a direct train between Glossop and Macclesfield?

No, there is no direct train from Glossop to Macclesfield. However, there are services departing from Glossop and arriving at Macclesfield via Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

Is there a direct bus between Glossop and Macclesfield?

No, there is no direct bus from Glossop to Macclesfield. However, there are services departing from Glossop, Henry Street (Norfolk Street) and arriving at Macclesfield, Railway Station via Newtown, Old Post Office. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Glossop to Macclesfield?

It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Glossop to Macclesfield, including transfers.