There are 4 ways to get from Nottingham to Buxton by train, bus, taxi or car

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, bus  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Matlock
  2. Take the bus from Matlock, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Buxton, Terrace Road (Lower Hardwick Street) Transpeak / ...

$17 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street (West End Arcade) to Derby, Bus Station Red Arrow
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Buxton, Terrace Road (Lower Hardwick Street) Transpeak / ...

$11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nottingham to Buxton 47.7 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Buxton 47.7 miles

$10 - $15

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

You can take a bus from Nottingham to Buxton via Derby, Bus Station in around 2 h 24 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Matlock
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Matlock, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Buxton, Terrace Road (Lower Hardwick Street)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Buxton, Terrace Road (Lower Hardwick Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road to Buxton, Terrace Road (Lower Hardwick Street)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street (West End Arcade) to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Nottingham to Buxton
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Nottingham and Buxton is 61 km. The road distance is 76 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Buxton is to bus which costs £9 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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

No, there is no direct bus from Nottingham to Buxton. However, there are services departing from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street (West End Arcade) and arriving at Buxton, Terrace Road (Lower Hardwick Street) via Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Nottingham to Buxton, including transfers.