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Journey details

Best price 10.29£
Journey duration 2 h 3 min
Connections per day 196
First departure: 00:17
Last departure: 22:39
Distance 80km

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

With virail you can compare prices of trains from Derby to Manchester in a blink of an eye. What you need is only to choose the date you plan to leave and, if you want, sort and filter the results by price and time. To book your perfect journey, virail will redirect you straight to the provider's website, for an extremely safe purchase.

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 38,85 €.

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 Oxford Road [ MCO ], Manchester Piccadilly [ MAN ] or Manchester Victoria [ MCV ].

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

On average, it takes 3 hours and 25 minutes to get to Manchester by train, but you will need 1 hour and 42 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 00:07, whereas the last one leaves Derby at 21:07.

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