There are 4 ways to get from Holyhead to Buxton by train, bus or car

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Stockport to Buxton

$57 - $159

Cheapest option

Train via Chester  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Stockport

$54 - $109

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the bus from Stockport Bus Station to Buxton, Sylvan Park Skyline 199

$63 - $86

Drive  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Buxton 133.9 miles

$28 - $45

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No, there is no direct train from Holyhead to Buxton. However, there are services departing from Holyhead and arriving at Buxton via Crewe and Stockport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between Holyhead and Buxton is 113 miles. The road distance is 133.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Buxton without a car is to train which takes 3 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Holyhead to Buxton, including transfers.

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Holyhead to Buxton train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Holyhead station.

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Holyhead to Buxton train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Buxton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Holyhead to Buxton is 134 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to drive from Holyhead to Buxton.

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Map of how to get from Holyhead to Buxton.
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  • Distance: 113.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 56 min

What companies run services between Holyhead, Wales and Buxton, Derby, England?

You can take a train from Holyhead to Buxton via Crewe and Stockport in around 3 h 56 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $85
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Train from Holyhead to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
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 Chester to Stockport
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Stockport Bus Station to Buxton, Sylvan Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com

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