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

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Train  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Rotherham Central to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Chesterfield

$7 - $44

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Bus Stagecoach Yorkshire  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotherham Forge Island Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange X78 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Whittington Moor, Donkey Derby 50b / ...

$9

Bus Stagecoach Chesterfield  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotherham Forge Island Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Moor Market ES3 X1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Moor Market ES5 to Whittington Moor, Donkey Derby X17

$8

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rotherham to Chesterfield 18.8 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Rotherham to Chesterfield 18.8 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Rotherham to Chesterfield is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rotherham to Chesterfield is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rotherham station to Chesterfield. However, there are services departing from Rotherham Forge Island Bus Station and arriving at Whittington Moor, Donkey Derby via Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rotherham to Chesterfield. However, there are services departing from Rotherham Central and arriving at Chesterfield via Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 min.

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The distance between Rotherham and Chesterfield is 13 miles. The road distance is 18.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Rotherham to Chesterfield without a car is to train which takes 44 min and costs £5 - £35.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from Rotherham to Chesterfield, including transfers.

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Rotherham to Chesterfield bus services, operated by First, arrive at Rotherham Forge Island Bus Station.

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Rotherham to Chesterfield train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Rotherham Central station.

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The best way to get from Rotherham to Chesterfield is to train which takes 44 min and costs £5 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £8 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Rotherham to Chesterfield.
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  • Distance: 12.8 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

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

You can take a train from Rotherham to Chesterfield via Sheffield in around 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rotherham to Chesterfield via Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange in around 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Rotherham Central to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $6
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Chesterfield
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $4
Off-Peak Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Single
$8 - $12
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Rotherham Forge Island Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Rotherham Forge Island Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Moor Market ES3
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Whittington Moor, Donkey Derby
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Moor Market ES5 to Whittington Moor, Donkey Derby
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Charles Street to Whittington Moor, Proact Stadium
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Moor Market ES5 to Whittington Moor, Donkey Derby
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rotherham to Chesterfield
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Sheffield City Taxis
Phone
+44 114 239 3939
Website
sheffieldcitytaxis.com
S1 Taxis
Phone
+44 114 255 5111

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Rotherham to Chesterfield bus services, operated by Stagecoach Yorkshire, arrive at Whittington Moor, Donkey Derby station.

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Rotherham to Chesterfield train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Chesterfield station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rotherham to Chesterfield is 19 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Rotherham to Chesterfield.

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