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There are 6 ways to get from Nottingham to Buxton by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2h 45m

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Stockport
  2. Take the train from Stockport to Buxton

$43 - $61

Cheapest option

Bus via Buxton, Terrace Road  •  4h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham, Angel Row A4 to Derby, Bus Station Y5
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Buxton, Terrace Road Transpeak

$8

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3h 6m

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Matlock
  2. Take the bus from Matlock, Interchange to Buxton, Terrace Road Transpeak

$24 - $30

Bus  •  3h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street to Derby, Bus Station Red Arrow
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Buxton, Market Place Transpeak / ...

$10 - $14

Taxi  •  1h 3m

  1. Take a taxi from Nottingham to Buxton 47.7 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  1h 3m

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Buxton 47.7 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Buxton is to bus which costs £6 and takes 4h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Nottingham to Buxton is to taxi which costs £170 - £210 and takes 1h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nottingham to Buxton. However, there are services departing from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street and arriving at Buxton, Market Place via Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Nottingham to Buxton. However, there are services departing from Nottingham and arriving at Buxton via Stockport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 45m.

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The distance between Nottingham and Buxton is 38 miles. The road distance is 47.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Buxton without a car is to train which takes 2h 45m and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2h 45m to get from Nottingham to Buxton, including transfers.

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Nottingham to Buxton bus services, operated by Trent Barton, depart from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street station.

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Nottingham to Buxton train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Nottingham station.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Buxton is to train which takes 2h 45m and costs £30 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 - £11 and takes 3h 27m.

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Map of how to get from Nottingham to Buxton.
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  • Distance: 38.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 45m

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

You can take a train from Nottingham to Buxton via Stockport in around 2h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nottingham to Buxton via Derby, Bus Station in around 3h 27m.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Stockport
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $26
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Train from Nottingham to Matlock
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Single
$21 - $35
Bus operators
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Matlock, Interchange to Buxton, Terrace Road
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Buxton, Market Place
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Buxton, Terrace Road
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
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 Derby to Buxton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Yourbus
Phone
01773 714 013
Email
talk@catchyourbus.co.uk
Website
catchyourbus.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham, Angel Row A4 to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
catchyourbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Nottingham to Buxton
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500

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Nottingham to Buxton bus services, operated by High Peak, arrive at Buxton, Market Place station.

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Nottingham to Buxton train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Buxton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nottingham to Buxton is 48 miles. It takes approximately 1h 3m to drive from Nottingham to Buxton.

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