Matlock & Dales

Campaign for Real Ale

Campaign for Real Ale

Getting Here

Public Transport:

· Matlock has a railway station with a regular hourly service running from Derby (30minute journey) -

· The town is well served with buses with direct services from Sheffield and Chesterfield, Stagecoach X17 -

· The Transpeak ‘TP’ bus service connects Matlock directly with Belper and Derby to the South and to the North; Bakewell, Buxton, Hazel Grove, Stockport and Manchester -

· Other services service local towns & villages

· East Midlands Traveline -

· Andrew's of Tideswell have kindly donted the use of their bus service to transfer people between the train station, bus station and Beer Festival throughout Friday and Saturday. Here is the full timetable


· A brisk 10 minute walk from Matlock town centre up a steep hill (Bank Road) gets you to the venue

Pubs near the Beer Festival:

· Details of local pubs near the festival cab be found on the CAMRA WhatPub site -