There are 5 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Castle Donington by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  2h 32m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Nottingham
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham, Castle Wharf to Castle Donington, Bus Station skylink Nottingham

£33 - £47

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Bus  •  3h 25m

  1. Take the bus from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to Derby National Express

£8 - £11

3 alternative options

Train  •  2h 51m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Long Eaton

£32 - £53

Train, bus via Buxton  •  4h 41m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton
  2. Take the bus from Buxton, Railway Station to Derby, Bus Station Transpeak

£18 - £26

Drive  •  1h 33m

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Castle Donington 85.6 miles

£14 - £22

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Castle Donington is to bus which costs £8 - £11 and takes 3h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Castle Donington is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station station to Castle Donington station. However, there are services departing from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St and arriving at Castle Donington, Bus Station via Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 25m.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Castle Donington is 58 miles. The road distance is 85.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Castle Donington without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 32m and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2h 32m to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Castle Donington, including transfers.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Castle Donington bus services, operated by National Express, depart from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Castle Donington is to train which takes 2h 51m and costs £30 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £11 and takes 3h 25m.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Castle Donington bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Derby station.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Castle Donington.
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  • Distance: 57.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 32m

What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Castle Donington, England?

You can take a train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Castle Donington via Sheffield, Long Eaton, and Sawley, The Bell in around 2h 51m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to Derby once daily. Tickets cost £6 - £8 and the journey takes 2h 30m.

Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£14 - £21
Off-Peak Single
£29 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Single
£40 - £60
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £22
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Single
£14 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £22
Anytime Single
£21 - £35
Train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £12
Off-Peak Single
£15 - £24
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Single
£22 - £35
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £19
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £28
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£16 - £21
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £28
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £18
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£10 - £13
Anytime Day 1st Class
£12 - £18
Bus operators
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 MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to Derby
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Railway Station to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£6
Website
High Peak

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Castle Donington is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1h 33m to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Castle Donington.

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