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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from Macclesfield to Poynton

$3 - $5

4 alternative options

Line 391 bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the line 391 bus from Macclesfield, Coare Street to Poynton, School Lane 391 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Macclesfield to Poynton 7.3 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Macclesfield to Poynton 7.3 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Walk from Macclesfield to Poynton 7.2 miles

What companies run services between Macclesfield, England and Poynton, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Macclesfield to Poynton hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 10 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach Greater Manchester operates a bus from Macclesfield to Poynton every 2 hours. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach Greater Manchester
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoacbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Macclesfield, Coare Street to Poynton, School Lane
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Macclesfield to Poynton
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Macclesfield to Poynton?

The distance between Macclesfield and Poynton is 10 km. The road distance is 12 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Macclesfield to Poynton?

The cheapest way to get from Macclesfield to Poynton is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Macclesfield to Poynton?

The quickest way to get from Macclesfield to Poynton is to train which takes 10 min and costs £2 - £4.

Is there a direct train between Macclesfield and Poynton?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Macclesfield and arriving at Poynton. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

Is there a direct bus between Macclesfield and Poynton?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Macclesfield, Coare Street and arriving at Poynton, School Lane. Services depart every two hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

How long does it take to get from Macclesfield to Poynton?

The train from Macclesfield to Poynton takes 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.