There are 8 ways to get from London to Peak District National Park by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield

$42 - $122

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Bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street National Express

$24 - $32

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Train, line 383 bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Stockport
  2. Take the line 383 bus from Stockport Bus Station to Marple Stn (Marple Station) 383
  3. Take the train from Marple to Edale

$114 - $174

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from London to Peak District National Park 172.1 miles

$35 - $55

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  4 h 47 min

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

$104 - $311

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 37 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 Edale

$95 - $359

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 41 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 Edale

$77 - $202

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Edale

$112 - $291

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Peak District National Park is to bus which costs £18 - £25 and takes 6 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Peak District National Park is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Peak District National Park. However, there are services departing from London St Pancras International and arriving at Edale via Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 1 min.

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The distance between London and Peak District National Park is 147 miles. The road distance is 172.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Peak District National Park without a car is to train which takes 4 h 1 min and costs £30 - £95.

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It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from London to Peak District National Park, including transfers.

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London to Peak District National Park train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from London St Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from London to Peak District National Park is to train which takes 4 h 1 min and costs £30 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £25 and takes 6 h 43 min.

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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 Peak District National Park train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Sheffield station.

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Map of how to get from London to Peak District National Park.
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  • Distance: 147 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 1 min

What companies run services between London, England and Peak District National Park, England?

East Midlands Trains operates a train from London to Peak District National Park every 3 hours. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 1 h 56 min. Merseyrail Electrics also services this route once daily. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Peak District National Park every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 3 h 55 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
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edale
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Single
$14 - $21
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Single
$24 - $40
Train from Sheffield to Edale
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Single
$12 - $19
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Stockport
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Marple to Edale
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edale
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Edale
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stockport Bus Station to Marple Stn (Marple Station)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.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 Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Peak District National Park is 172 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to drive from London to Peak District National Park.

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

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There are 783+ hotels available in Peak District National Park. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs £20 - £29.

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