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Best price 3.70 £
Journey duration 35 min
Connections per day 65
First departure 05:57
Last departure 22:39
Distance 51 km

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Derby to Sheffield?

When you're traveling from Derby to Sheffield, you can expect to pay an average of approximately 11.29 £. You might be able to find prices as low as 3.70 £, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Trains from Derby to Sheffield

How much time will it take to go from Derby to Sheffield by train?

The journey from Derby to Sheffield covers a distance of 52. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 35 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 27 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Derby to Sheffield faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do the first and last departures from Derby to Sheffield leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Derby to Sheffield, which usually leaves at 05:57. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 22:39. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

When traveling from Derby to Sheffield by train, which stations can I use?

You will be able to leave Derby by using stations such as Derby [ DBY ]. These connect you to stations including Sheffield [ SHF ] in Sheffield. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Derby or in Sheffield, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from Derby to Sheffield?

On average, there are 65 daily departures from Derby to Sheffield. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 66 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Nationalrail, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 64 departures from Derby which travel directly to Sheffield. There are 1 journeys with one change or more.