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Birmingham to Derby by bus

The journey from Birmingham to Derby by bus is 35.31 mi and takes 2 hrs 34 mins. There are 33 connections per day, with the first departure at 02:25 and the last at 22:30. It is possible to travel from Birmingham to Derby by bus for as little as £2.10 or as much as £17.72. The best price for this journey is £2.10.

Lowest Price£2.10
Journey Duration2 hrs 34 mins
Connection per Day33
Lowest Price£2.10
Highest Price£17.72
First Departure02:25
Last Departure22:30
Distance35.31 mi
DepartureBirmingham
ArrivalDerby
CarriersNational Express

Birmingham to Derby Bus Times

Departure date
Thursday, 25 Jul 2024

Quick and easy travel from Birmingham to Derby with Virail

Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Birmingham to Derby. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How much will I pay for bus tickets from Birmingham to Derby?

The cheapest bus tickets from Birmingham to Derby cost £2.10. On average, you can expect to spend around £9.85 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Birmingham to Derby.
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On average, you can expect to spend around £9.85 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Birmingham to Derby.

How long does the journey from Birmingham to Derby take by bus?

The average journey time is 2 hrs 34 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 35.31 mi from Birmingham to Derby. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Birmingham to Derby to take longer than 2 hrs 34 mins. In order to get from Birmingham to Derby faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Birmingham and Derby will complete the journey in 0 hrs 55 mins.On average, it will take you about 2 hrs 34 mins to travel the 35.31 mi between Birmingham and Derby.

How many times a day do journeys run from Birmingham to Derby?

You will be able to travel from Birmingham to Derby using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 33 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Birmingham to Derby using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 19 direct connections from Birmingham to Derby each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 14 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Birmingham to Derby. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Derby
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Derby.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Birmingham to Derby, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Birmingham to Derby.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Derby

The cheapest Birmingham - Derby bus tickets can be found for as low as £6.42 if you’re lucky, or £8.10 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as £9.73.

Find the best day to travel to Derby by bus

When travelling to Derby by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Birmingham to Derby CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
3.98kg
Bus
4.26kg
Flight
11.36kg
Car
9.09kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Birmingham to Derby?
A bus ticket from Birmingham to Derby is £9.85. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as £2.10.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Birmingham to Derby?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Birmingham to Derby is £2.10. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Birmingham and Derby by bus?
Birmingham to Derby is 35.31 mi.
How long does the bus between Birmingham and Derby take?
Birmingham to Derby is on average 2 hrs 34 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hrs 55 mins.
How many bus connections per day go from Birmingham to Derby?
Birmingham to Derby has 33 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Birmingham to Derby leave?
The earliest bus from Birmingham to Derby departs at 02:25. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Birmingham to Derby depart?
The latest bus from Birmingham to Derby departs at 22:30. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Birmingham to Derby in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is £2.10 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Birmingham to Derby?
There are on average 19 direct connection(s) from Birmingham to go to Derby.
What's the fastest journey time between Birmingham to Derby by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Birmingham and Derby is 0 hrs 55 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Birmingham to Derby?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Birmingham and Derby.
What are the CO2 emissions for Birmingham to Derby by bus?
The bus journey from Birmingham to Derby creates 4.26kg of CO2 emissions.

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