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Public Transport in New Mills

We encourage people to use public transport whenever possible when staying at Shaw Farm. The nearest train and bus stations are in New Mills (see map), just over a mile from the farm. It is a very steep climb uphill from the centre of New Mills so walking takes about 30 to 45 minutes.

If you are arriving by public transport we can arrange to pick you up from New Mills and will provide linen and towels free of charge. Please contact us to confirm details in advance.

Rail Links

New Mills Central train line runs between Manchester Piccadilly and Sheffield. Trains run approximately every hour and an adult return from New Mills Central to Manchester costs approximately £6.00. Journey time is only half an hour.

Newtown train line runs between Manchester Piccadilly and Buxton via Stockport.

Please click on the links below to view timetables on Northern Rails website

Bus Links

The main bus stop in New Mills is in the centre of town next to the mini roundabout. New Mills Bus and Coach Services provide regular links to:
Hayfield, Glossop, Stockport, Macclesfield, Buxton, Manchester and Manchester airport. See this website for other Bus Services in Derbyshire 

Nearest Airport

Manchester Airport is only 35 minutes drive from us. There are car rentals and taxis available at the airport. The 199 Skyline Bus service travels regularly from the Airport to Newtown (1.5 miles from us). There are also regular train services to Manchester Piccadilly where you can catch a train to New Mills.

Static Caravan Site set in attractive open countryside near New Mills in Derbyshire


For a full list of other taxi firms please visit this link for Taxi Firms around New Mills

Cycle Hire

Peak Tours offer a cycle hire and delivery service to anywhere in the Peak District from £15 per bike plus £10 delivery charge. Please visit Peak Tours cycle hire for more details.