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There are 3 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Eckington by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  1h 51m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
  2. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange/B5 to Eckington, Bus Station 50A / ...

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Bus  •  2h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street National Express
  2. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange/B5 to Eckington, Bus Station 50A / ...

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Drive  •  1h 9m

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Eckington 53.2 miles
Greater Manchester → Eckington
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The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Eckington is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Eckington is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 9m.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Eckington is 38 miles. The road distance is 53.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Eckington without a car is to train and bus which takes 1h 51m and costs £26 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1h 51m to get from Greater Manchester to Eckington, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Greater Manchester to Eckington is 53 miles. It takes approximately 1h 9m to drive from Greater Manchester to Eckington.

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  • Distance: 37.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 51m

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Eckington, Derbyshire, England?

You can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Eckington via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street, and Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange/B5 in around 2h 29m.

Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £35
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£9 - £23
Off-Peak Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£21 - £35
TransPennine Express Service
Bus operators
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange/B5 to Eckington, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Stagecoach East Midlands
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange/B4 to Eckington, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach East Midlands
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 Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express

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