There are 5 ways to get from Whaley Bridge to Macclesfield by bus, train, taxi, car or foot

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Line 60 bus  •  28 min

  1. Take the line 60 bus from Whaley Bridge, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Macclesfield, Railway Station 60 / ...

$8

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Train  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Whaley Bridge to Stockport
  2. Take the train from Stockport to Macclesfield

$15 - $46

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Whaley Bridge to Macclesfield 9.4 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Whaley Bridge to Macclesfield 9.4 miles

$2 - $3

Walk  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Walk from Whaley Bridge to Macclesfield 9.7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Whaley Bridge to Macclesfield is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Whaley Bridge to Macclesfield is to taxi which costs £27 - £35 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Whaley Bridge, Railway Station (Rail Station) station and arriving at Macclesfield, Railway Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Whaley Bridge to Macclesfield. However, there are services departing from Whaley Bridge and arriving at Macclesfield via Stockport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between Whaley Bridge and Macclesfield is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Whaley Bridge to Macclesfield without a car is to line 60 bus which takes 28 min and costs £6.

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The line 60 bus from Whaley Bridge, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Macclesfield, Railway Station takes 28 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Whaley Bridge to Macclesfield bus services, operated by High Peak, arrive at Whaley Bridge, Railway Station (Rail Station).

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Whaley Bridge to Macclesfield train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Whaley Bridge station.

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The best way to get from Whaley Bridge to Macclesfield is to line 60 bus which takes 28 min and costs £6. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £11 - £35 and takes 54 min.

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Map of how to get from Whaley Bridge to Macclesfield.
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  • Distance: 7.6 miles
  • Duration: 28 min

What companies run services between Whaley Bridge, England and Macclesfield, England?

High Peak operates a bus from Whaley Bridge to Macclesfield hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Whaley Bridge to Macclesfield via Stockport in around 54 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $18
Bus operators
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Whaley Bridge, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Macclesfield, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Other operators
Taxi from Whaley Bridge to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk

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