There are 5 ways to get from Nottingham to Buxton by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  2 h 30 min

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

$24 - $31

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Bus  •  2 h 50 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

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Train  •  2 h 50 min

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

$43 - $61

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

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The cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Buxton is to bus which costs £9 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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

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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 50 min.

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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 2 h 50 min.

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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 and bus which takes 2 h 30 min and costs £18 - £24.

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min 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 (West End Arcade) 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 2 h 50 min and costs £30 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Nottingham to Buxton.
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  • Distance: 38.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

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

You can take a train from Nottingham to Buxton via Stockport in around 2 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nottingham to Buxton via Derby, Bus Station in around 2 h 50 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
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Single
$21 - $35
Train from Nottingham to Stockport
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
Bus operators
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Matlock, Interchange to Buxton, Terrace Road (Lower Hardwick Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Buxton, Terrace Road (Lower Hardwick Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 (West End Arcade) to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 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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Nottingham to Buxton bus services, operated by High Peak, arrive at Buxton, Terrace Road (Lower Hardwick Street) 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 1 h 3 min to drive from Nottingham to Buxton.

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