There are 5 ways to get from Macclesfield to Alderley Edge by bus, train, taxi, car or foot

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Bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Alderley Edge, Tower Garage 130 / ...

$5

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Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Macclesfield to Stockport
  2. Take the train from Stockport to Alderley Edge

$8 - $46

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Macclesfield to Alderley Edge 6.7 miles

$27 - $32

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Macclesfield to Alderley Edge 6.7 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Walk from Macclesfield to Alderley Edge 6.6 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Macclesfield, Bus Station station and arriving at Alderley Edge, Tower Garage. Services depart every two hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Macclesfield to Alderley Edge. However, there are services departing from Macclesfield and arriving at Alderley Edge via Stockport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Macclesfield and Alderley Edge is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Macclesfield to Alderley Edge without a car is to bus which takes 27 min and costs .

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The bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Alderley Edge, Tower Garage takes 27 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Macclesfield to Alderley Edge bus services, operated by Arriva North West, arrive at Macclesfield, Bus Station.

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Macclesfield to Alderley Edge train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Macclesfield station.

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The best way to get from Macclesfield to Alderley Edge is to bus which takes 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 47 min.

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Macclesfield to Alderley Edge bus services, operated by Arriva North West, arrive at Alderley Edge, Tower Garage station.

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Macclesfield to Alderley Edge train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Alderley Edge station.

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Map of how to get from Macclesfield to Alderley Edge.
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  • Distance: 5.6 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Macclesfield, England and Alderley Edge, England?

Arriva North West operates a bus from Macclesfield to Alderley Edge every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 27 min. D&G Bus also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Macclesfield to Alderley Edge via Stockport in around 47 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Macclesfield to Stockport
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $18
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Macclesfield to Stockport
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Alderley Edge
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Alderley Edge
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
First Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Bus operators
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Alderley Edge, Tower Garage
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Macclesfield, St Alban's Church to Alderley Edge, Brook Lane Corner (Rydal Mount)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
dgbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Macclesfield to Alderley Edge
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Macclesfield to Alderley Edge is 7 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Macclesfield to Alderley Edge.

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