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

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Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Sheffield

$16 - $31

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Bus National Express  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham Station Street to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Rotherham Forge Island Bus Station X78

$10 - $15

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Bus Stagecoach East Midlands  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Victoria Bus Station to Chesterfield, Coach Station Pronto
  2. Take the bus from Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street to Sheffield Centre, Harmer Lane 43 / ...

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nottingham to Rotherham 39.1 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Rotherham 39.1 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Rotherham is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nottingham to Rotherham is to taxi which costs £140 - £170 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nottingham station to Rotherham station. However, there are services departing from Nottingham Station Street and arriving at Rotherham Forge Island Bus Station via Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nottingham to Rotherham. However, there are services departing from Nottingham and arriving at Rotherham Central via Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between Nottingham and Rotherham is 34 miles. The road distance is 39.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Rotherham without a car is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £12 - £24.

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It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Nottingham to Rotherham, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Rotherham is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £12 - £24. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 - £12 and takes 2 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Nottingham to Rotherham.
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  • Distance: 34.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

What companies run services between Nottingham, England and Rotherham, England?

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Nottingham to Rotherham every 2 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $28 and the journey takes 49 min. Northern Rail also services this route hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nottingham to Rotherham via Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange in around 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Nottingham Station Street to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach East Midlands
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Victoria Bus Station to Chesterfield, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Stagecoach East Midlands
Trent Barton
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street to Sheffield Centre, Harmer Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street to Sheffield Centre, Harmer Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Other operators
Taxi from Nottingham to Rotherham
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
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 Rotherham bus services, operated by First, arrive at Rotherham Forge Island Bus Station.

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Nottingham to Rotherham train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Sheffield station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nottingham to Rotherham is 39 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Nottingham to Rotherham.

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