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Best price £ 11.77
Journey duration 3 h 4 min
Connections per day 7
First departure 01:00
Last departure 14:50
Distance 56.5 mi

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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Peterborough to Derby. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Peterborough to Derby?

The cheapest bus tickets from Peterborough to Derby cost £ 11.77. On average, you can expect to spend around £ 14.06 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 Peterborough to Derby.

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

The journey between Peterborough and Derby runs for about 57.2 mi and usually takes approximately 3 h 4 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 2 h 34 min. If you are trying to get from Peterborough to Derby as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the departures from Peterborough to Derby?

If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Peterborough to Derby leaving at 01:00. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 14:50.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

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

The route from Peterborough to Derby is served by providers including National Express. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 7 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Peterborough 7 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Peterborough to Derby, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 7 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.