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Journey details

Best price 9.75£
Journey duration 30 min
Connections per day 8
First departure: 20:01
Last departure: 23:46
Distance 39km

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Virail helps you to find the best train ticket from Leicester to Derby. You can compare many different offers at the same time, all you need to do is to enter the date of your trip and we will find all the possibilities for you. On our platform you can also filter the results by departure and arrival time, number of changes, duration, price and you can also decide if you want a one-way or a round-trip ticket. Once you chose the best option for you, we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website and you will be able to book your ticket. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. We help more than 60 million users yearly to find the best option for their trip. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and makes it possible to find the perfect travel solution, regardless of your needs.

Which companies travel from Leicester to Derby by train?

Virail cooperates with more than 200 partners in Europe and in the rest of the world, among which also Nationalrail serving the train route Leicester - Derby.

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 is the cheapest train ticket from Leicester to Derby?

The average price of train tickets from Leicester to Derby is of 11,30 £. However, you will be able to find cheaper tickets if you book in advance, or if you can be flexible with your dates: the cheapest train tickets from Leicester to Derby can be around 11,30 £.

Trains from Leicester to Derby


For short distances like between Leicester and Derby, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.

What are the departure and arrival stations in Leicester and Derby?

You can take the train to Derby at Leicester [ LEI ], which arrives at Derby [ DBY ].

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

With the fastest connections you will be in Derby in 22 minutes, but on average it takes 28 minutes. The first train headed to Derby is at 20:04, while the last one leaves Leicester at 23:04.

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