There are 5 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Bakewell by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus National Express  •  2 h 49 min

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

$10 - $14

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Train, bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Levenshulme to Buxton
  2. Take the bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Bakewell, Fire Station Transpeak / ...

$14 - $22

Bus High Peak  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockport Bus Station to Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) Skyline 199
  2. Take the bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Bakewell, Fire Station Transpeak / ...

$12 - $16

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Greater Manchester to Bakewell 37.3 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Bakewell 37.3 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Bakewell is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Bakewell is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Bakewell. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Horton Rd and arriving at Bakewell via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Bakewell is 28 miles. The road distance is 37.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Bakewell without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 49 min and costs £7 - £11.

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It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from Greater Manchester to Bakewell, including transfers.

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Greater Manchester to Bakewell bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Greater Manchester to Bakewell is 37 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Greater Manchester to Bakewell.

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There are 1140+ hotels available in Bakewell. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Bakewell.
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  • Distance: 28.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 49 min

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Bakewell, England?

National Express operates a bus from Greater Manchester to Bakewell once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
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
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Bakewell, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Stockport Bus Station to Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Bakewell, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Greater Manchester to Bakewell
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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