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There are 4 ways to get from Nottingham to Milton Keynes by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 14m

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

$59 - $113

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Bus  •  2h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham Station Street to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express / ...

$14 - $21

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Leicester
  2. Take the bus from Leicester, Station Street to Central Milton Keynes, The Point X7

$27 - $38

Drive  •  1h 22m

  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 £10 - £16 and takes 2h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Nottingham to Milton Keynes is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nottingham station to Milton Keynes. However, there are services departing from Nottingham Station Street and arriving at Central Milton Keynes, The Point via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 32m.

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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 2h 14m.

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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 train which takes 2h 14m and costs £45 - £90.

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It takes approximately 2h 14m to get from Nottingham to Milton Keynes, including transfers.

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Nottingham to Milton Keynes bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Nottingham Station Street.

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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 train which takes 2h 14m and costs £45 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £16 and takes 2h 32m.

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Map of how to get from Nottingham to Milton Keynes.
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  • Distance: 65.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 14m

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

You can take a train from Nottingham to Milton Keynes via Tamworth in around 2h 14m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Nottingham to Milton Keynes hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 2h 10m.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Tamworth to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Leicester
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Single
$18 - $26
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 Station Street to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Leicester, Station Street to Central Milton Keynes, The Point
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire

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Nottingham to Milton Keynes bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 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 1h 22m to drive from Nottingham to Milton Keynes.

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