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

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Train via Crewe  •  4h 30m

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

$56 - $131

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Train  •  4h 57m

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

$53 - $114

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 58m

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

$61 - $87

Drive  •  2h 32m

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Buxton 133.9 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Buxton is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Buxton is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2h 32m.

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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 Chester, Crewe and Stockport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 30m.

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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 4h 30m and costs £40 - £100.

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It takes approximately 4h 30m to get from Holyhead to Buxton, including transfers.

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Holyhead to Buxton train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, 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 2h 32m to drive from Holyhead to Buxton.

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  • Distance: 113.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 30m

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

You can take a train from Holyhead to Buxton via Chester, Crewe, and Stockport in around 4h 30m.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Chester to Stockport
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Holyhead to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
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
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Buxton
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Chester to Stockport
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
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, Terrace Road
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com

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