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Journey details

Best price 8.92£
Journey duration 2 h 3 min
Connections per day 198
First departure: 00:34
Last departure: 22:39
Distance 80km

Virail finds for you the best train offers from Derby to Manchester

With Virail you can find the best train connection from Derby to Manchester , you just need to enter the date of your trip and we will find the best solution for you! On our platform you can also choose between a round-trip ticket or a one-way ticket and you can filter your results by price and departure. Once you chose the best ticket for your trip we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website where you will be able to book and pay your ticket. Virail is a metasearch platform with customers from more than 30 countries. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies take you from Derby to Manchester by train?

Among all virail partners, you will also be able to travel with Nationalrail, serving the train route between Derby and Manchester.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

How much are the train tickets from Derby to Manchester?

Booking in advance really allows you to save some money: in fact, you can get cheap train tickets from Derby to Manchester also for only 11,50 £, while the average price is 55,15 £.

Trains from Derby to Manchester


Don't forget to buy food and drinks in advance if you need them: train stations do not always have shops, while onboard cafés are not always available and often very expensive.

When travelling on such short distances, you can take into account also busses and carpooling options: with some luck you will find very cheap options, even if you book on short notice.

Which stations do the trains to Manchester leave from?

The trains to Manchester can leave from Derby [ DBY ] and arrive at Manchester Piccadilly [ MAN ], Manchester Oxford Road [ MCO ] or Manchester Victoria [ MCV ].

When are the first and last trains from Derby to Manchester scheduled?

On average, it takes 4 hours and 20 minutes to get to Manchester by train, but you will need 1 hour and 41 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 00:09, whereas the last one leaves Derby at 07:09.

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