The Peak District is easy to reach by rail from around the UK, including mainline routes from London, Manchester, and Sheffield. Once you arrive. Branch lines take you into the heart of the area, with services provided by operators such as East Midlands Trains and Northern Rail.

Routes include:

Hope Valley Line: Manchester – Edale – Sheffield
Buxton Line: Manchester – Disley – New Mills – Whaley Bridge – Chapel-en-le-Frith – Buxton
Derwent Valley Line: Derby – Belper – Cromford – Matlock Bath – Matlock
Glossop Line: Manchester – Glossop
Robin Hood Line: Whitwell – Creswell – Whaley Thorns Mansfield - Nottingham