There are 8 ways to get from London to Buxton by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, line 58 bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Macclesfield
  2. Take the line 58 bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Buxton, Market Place (Stop C) 58

$107 - $159

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Bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Buxton National Express

$16 - $22

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Train, bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Buxton, Terrace Road (Lower Hardwick Street) Transpeak

$70 - $95

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from London to Buxton 163.1 miles

$35 - $55

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton

$104 - $308

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton

$95 - $356

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton

$77 - $199

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton

$112 - $259

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station station and arriving at Buxton. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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The distance between London and Buxton is 143 miles. The road distance is 163.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Buxton without a car is to train and line 58 bus which takes 2 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from London to Buxton, including transfers.

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London to Buxton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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London to Buxton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Buxton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Buxton is 163 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to drive from London to Buxton.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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Map of how to get from London to Buxton.
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  • Distance: 143.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 35 min

What companies run services between London, England and Buxton, Derby, England?

National Express operates a bus from London to Buxton once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $22 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $160
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Bus operators
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Buxton, Market Place (Stop C)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Buxton, Terrace Road (Lower Hardwick Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Buxton
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com

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