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Trains Derby to Stoke-on-Trent: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Derby to Stoke-on-Trent?

When you're traveling from Derby to Stoke-on-Trent, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 899.61. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 18.40, 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.

Derby to Stoke-on-Trent by train

Best price £ 18.40
Journey duration 46 min
Connections per day 10
First departure 12:48
Last departure 21:34
Distance 29.8 mi
Departure Derby
Arrival Stoke-on-Trent
Carriers Nationalrail, East Midlands Railway, CrossCountry, Cross country, West midlands railway

Route Summary by Train

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£ 18.40
Maximum price
£ 7,060

Derby - Stoke-on-Trent


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By Train

£ 19.10

Monday, June 13th 2022
East Midlands Railway-logo
Derby - Stoke-on-Trent
17:46 - 18:36
East Midlands Railway
CO2: 0.14kg
By Bus

£ 19.10

Monday, June 13th 2022
East Midlands Railway-logo
Derby - Stoke-on-Trent
16:45 - 18:17
East Midlands Railway
1h 32min
CO2: 1.7kg

How long is the journey from Derby to Stoke-on-Trent by train?

The journey between Derby and Stoke-on-Trent runs for about 30.4 mi and usually takes approximately 46 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 17 min. If you are trying to get from Derby to Stoke-on-Trent 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 Derby to Stoke-on-Trent?

The first daily departure from Derby to Stoke-on-Trent leaves at 12:48, while the last journey of the day sets out at 21:34. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Derby and Stoke-on-Trent. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

When traveling from Derby to Stoke-on-Trent by train, which stations can I use?

In Derby, departure stations include Derby [ DBY ], Derby, Stafford, Stoke-on-Trent and Tamworth. When you arrive in Stoke-on-Trent, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Stoke-on-Trent [ SOT ], Stoke-on-Trent, Stafford, Derby and Tamworth. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many journeys from Derby to Stoke-on-Trent are there every day?

The route from Derby to Stoke-on-Trent is served by providers including East Midlands Railway, CrossCountry, Cross country and West midlands railway. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 16 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Derby 10 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Derby to Stoke-on-Trent, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 10 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.


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