Birds Nest Cottage Guest House
Birds Nest Cottage Guest House gardens

Trains to and around Glossop


Trains to Glossop all run from Manchester Piccadilly station. Journey times are about 35 minutes and trains run every twenty minutes at peak times and at least hourly otherwise. Please see the timetables below. Prices are maximum £7.50 return.

Birds Nest Cottage is only 0.75 miles from the railway station, a taxi from outside the station will cost £3.50 to £4.00.

Glossop Folk train: 4th Thursday of each month


Catch the Glossop folk train. Musicians play on the train, and at Glossop you can visit Glossop Labour Club for liquid refreshment and a further session from the band; before returning on the 2139 train from Glossop, calling at all the same stops, arriving at Manchester Piccadilly at 2212. There is no charge for the event - just the price of your ordinary train ticket.

Manchester to Glossop train times

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Folk train web site

shows dates, who is playing on the Glossop and other folk trains.