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Planning to travel from Luton to Derby? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

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

Prices will vary when you travel from Luton to Derby. On average, though, you'll pay about £ 38.40 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as £ 22.89, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

Journey Details

Best price £ 22.89
Journey duration 5 h 6 min
Connections per day 4
First departure 21:15
Last departure 19:40
Distance 84.5 mi
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 5 h 40 min
LTN Airport Stop 10 - Derby Riverlights Bus Station
12:45 - 18:25
£ 37.39
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 3 h 55 min
LTN Airport Stop 10 - Derby Riverlights Bus Station
19:40 - 23:35
£ 37.39
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 6 h 5 min
LTN Airport Stop 10 - Derby Riverlights Bus Station
08:25 - 14:30
£ 44.67
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 4 h 40 min
LTN Airport Stop 10 - Derby Riverlights Bus Station
17:00 - 21:40
£ 44.67

How much time will it take to go from Luton to Derby by bus?

The journey between Luton and Derby by bus usually takes 5 h 6 min to cover a distance of 85.1 mi. The shortest journey from Luton to Derby will take you 3 h 35 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Derby quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

What time are the departures from Luton to Derby?

In general, the first departure of the night will leave Luton at 21:15, and the last departure will leave at 19:40. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Luton to Derby can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

How many daily journeys are there from Luton to Derby?

The exact number of journeys from Luton to Derby can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 4 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including National Express. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 12 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Luton to Derby. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Luton to Derby varies, but in general, you can expect to find 4 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 0 journeys with one change or more.

Stations of departure

Luton Airport Bus Stn, o/s Terminal
London Luton Airport
Luton Town
LTN Airport Stop 10

Destination stations

Derby, Riverlights Bus Stn
Derby East Midlands Airport
Derby Riverlights Bus Station

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