There are 5 ways to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Buxton by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. 16

$10

4 alternative options

Train, line 58 bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. 58

$16 - $54

Train  •  1 h 47 min

$30 - $62

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. 25.5 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  39 min

  1. 25.5 miles

$5 - $8

What companies run services between Stoke-on-Trent, England and Buxton, Derby, England?

Coastal Liner UK operates a bus from Stoke-on-Trent to Buxton every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stoke-on-Trent to Buxton via Stockport in around 1 h 47 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Stockport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $28
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Stockport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $40
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Buxton
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand C) to Buxton, Terrace Road (Lower Hardwick Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Buxton, Market Place (Stop C)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Other operators
Taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Buxton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stoke-on-Trent and Buxton is 34 km. The road distance is 41 km.

The cheapest way to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Buxton is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Buxton is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs £70 - £85.

No, there is no direct train from Stoke-on-Trent to Buxton. However, there are services departing from Stoke-on-Trent and arriving at Buxton via Stockport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 47 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hanley, Bus Station (stand C) and arriving at Buxton, Terrace Road (Lower Hardwick Street). Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

The bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand C) to Buxton, Terrace Road (Lower Hardwick Street) takes 1 h 9 min including transfers and departs every four hours.