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There are 6 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Bakewell by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 42 bus, bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 42 bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd to Stockport Bus Station 42
  2. Take the bus from Stockport to Bakewell National Express

$11 - $15

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Line 42 bus, train, bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 42 bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd to Stockport Bus Station 42
  2. Take the train from Stockport to Buxton
  3. Take the bus from Buxton, Railway Station to Bakewell, Matlock Street 4 / ...

$18 - $23

Line 101 bus, train, line 4 bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Hulme, Princess Rd to Manchester City Centre, Whitworth St West 101
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton
  3. Take the line 4 bus from Buxton, Railway Station to Bakewell, Castle Mount Crescent 4

$20 - $26

Bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockport Bus Station to Buxton, Sylvan Park Skyline 199
  2. Take the bus from Buxton, Sylvan Park to Bakewell, Matlock Street Transpeak / ...

$12 - $13

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 Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd and arriving at Bakewell via Stockport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 37 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 line 42 bus and bus which takes 2 h 37 min and costs £8 - £12.

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Greater Manchester to Bakewell, including transfers.

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Greater Manchester to Bakewell bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd station.

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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 1156+ hotels available in Bakewell. Prices start at $87 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 37 min

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

You can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Bakewell via Stockport Bus Station and Stockport in around 2 h 37 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Buxton
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd to Stockport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Bus from Hulme, Princess Rd to Manchester City Centre, Whitworth St West
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
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 Stockport to Bakewell
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Railway Station to Bakewell, Matlock Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Railway Station to Bakewell, Castle Mount Crescent
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Stockport Bus Station to Buxton, Sylvan Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Sylvan Park to Bakewell, Matlock Street
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buxton, Railway Station to Bakewell, Matlock Street
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Bus from Buxton, Sylvan Park to Bakewell, Matlock Street
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Stagecoach Chesterfield
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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