Plan your trip
Takes the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe. Trains are regular and take approximately 37 minutes. Look up times.
Stoke-on-Trent is a unique City affectionately known as The Potteries. With its rich industrial heritage and history, Stoke-on-Trent has respectfully claimed the title of World Capital of Ceramics. The City boasts award winning museums, authentic factory tours, over 25 pottery factory shops and the exclusive Staffordshire Hoard. Visit the Trentham Estate with Italian Gardens, Shopping Village, Monkey Forest, and mile long lake.
Derby is the UK's most central city, a great place for a cultural break and a great base to explore nearby Peak District delights.