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Birmingham to Derby by train

The journey from Birmingham to Derby by train is 35.31 mi and takes 0 hrs 39 mins. There are 30 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:03 and the last at 19:03. It is possible to travel from Birmingham to Derby by train for as little as £8.48 or as much as £23.87. The best price for this journey is £8.48.

Lowest Price£8.48
Journey Duration0 hrs 39 mins
Connection per Day30
Lowest Price£8.48
Highest Price£23.87
First Departure06:03
Last Departure19:03
Distance35.31 mi
DepartureBirmingham
ArrivalDerby
CarriersCrossCountry

Birmingham to Derby Train Times

Departure date
Saturday, 15 Jun 2024

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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 Birmingham 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 much will I pay for train tickets from Birmingham to Derby?

On average, a train ticket from Birmingham to Derby will cost you £19.46. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £8.48. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Birmingham to Derby. On average, though, you'll pay about £19.46 for a train ticket. 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 train 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 train tickets.

How long is the journey from Birmingham to Derby by train?

Traveling from Birmingham to Derby by train will usually take 0 hrs 39 mins. This journey covers a distance of 35.31 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 0 hrs 39 mins is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. 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 30 mins. On average, it will take you about 0 hrs 39 mins to travel the 35.31 mi between Birmingham and Derby.

At what time of the day can I travel from Birmingham to Derby?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Birmingham at 06:03, and the last departure will leave at 19:03. 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 Birmingham 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. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Birmingham at 06:03, and the last departure will leave at 19:03. 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 Birmingham 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.

Which stations can I use on the Birmingham to Derby route?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Birmingham and Derby. You can start your journey in Birmingham at stations such as Birmingham, Coach Station,Five ways,Birmingham new street,Birmingham moor street. These connect to stations including Riverlights bus station,Derby Midland Railway Station in Derby. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Birmingham to Derby.

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

The route from Birmingham to Derby is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Birmingham 30 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Birmingham 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 30 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 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. 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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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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Find the best day to travel to Derby by train

When travelling to Derby by train, 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!

Birmingham to Derby CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
3.98kg
Bus
4.26kg
Flight
11.36kg
Car
9.09kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Birmingham to Derby by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Birmingham and Derby are 3.98kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Birmingham and Derby? By taking the train between Birmingham and Derby you will save 7.38kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.28kg compared to a bus and 5.11kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Birmingham to Derby?
A train ticket from Birmingham to Derby is £19.46. 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 £8.48.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Birmingham to Derby?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Birmingham to Derby is £8.48. 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 train?
Birmingham to Derby is 35.31 mi.
How long does the train between Birmingham and Derby take?
Birmingham to Derby is on average 0 hrs 39 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hrs 30 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Birmingham to Derby?
Birmingham to Derby has 30 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Birmingham to Derby leave?
The earliest train from Birmingham to Derby departs at 06:03. 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 train from Birmingham to Derby depart?
The latest train from Birmingham to Derby departs at 19:03. 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 train ticket we have found is £8.48 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 30 direct connection(s) from Birmingham to go to Derby.
What's the fastest journey time between Birmingham to Derby by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Birmingham and Derby is 0 hrs 30 mins.
Is there a direct train from Birmingham to Derby?
Yes, there is a direct train between Birmingham and Derby.
What are the CO2 emissions for Birmingham to Derby by train?
The train journey from Birmingham to Derby creates 3.98kg of CO2 emissions.

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