There are 3 ways to get from Nottingham to Milton Keynes by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham, Coach Stop S9 to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway 230 / ...

$15 - $21

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Train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Tamworth High Level
  2. Take the train from Tamworth to Milton Keynes Central

$60 - $113

Drive  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Milton Keynes 80.4 miles

$17 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Milton Keynes is to bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nottingham to Milton Keynes is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nottingham to Milton Keynes. However, there are services departing from Nottingham, Coach Stop S9 and arriving at Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point L4) via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway (Milton Keynes Coachway Car Park). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nottingham to Milton Keynes. However, there are services departing from Nottingham and arriving at Milton Keynes Central via Tamworth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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The distance between Nottingham and Milton Keynes is 66 miles. The road distance is 80.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Milton Keynes without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 26 min and costs £11 - £16.

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It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Nottingham to Milton Keynes, including transfers.

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Nottingham to Milton Keynes bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Nottingham, Coach Stop S9 station.

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Nottingham to Milton Keynes train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Nottingham station.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Milton Keynes is to bus which takes 2 h 26 min and costs £11 - £16. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £45 - £90 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Nottingham to Milton Keynes.
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  • Distance: 65.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 26 min

What companies run services between Nottingham, England and Milton Keynes, England?

National Express operates a bus from Nottingham to Milton Keynes every 2 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nottingham to Milton Keynes via Tamworth High Level and Tamworth in around 2 h 39 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Tamworth to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
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 Nottingham, Coach Stop S9 to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Nottingham to Milton Keynes bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway station.

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Nottingham to Milton Keynes train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Milton Keynes Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nottingham to Milton Keynes is 80 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to drive from Nottingham to Milton Keynes.

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