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Best price 2.67 £
Journey duration 2 h 57 min
Connections per day 33
First departure 05:26
Last departure 23:35
Distance 114 km

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Liverpool to Derby?

When you're traveling from Liverpool to Derby, you can expect to pay an average of approximately 38.81 £. You might be able to find prices as low as 2.67 £, 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 Liverpool to Derby

How long will it take me to travel from Liverpool to Derby by train?

The distance between Liverpool and Derby is around 114. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 2 h 57 min. However, the fastest routes between Liverpool and Derby take 1 h 36 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

At what time of the day can I travel from Liverpool to Derby?

The first daily departure from Liverpool to Derby leaves at 05:26, while the last journey of the day sets out at 23:35. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Liverpool and Derby. 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.

What are the stations on the Liverpool to Derby route?

In Liverpool, departure stations include Liverpool Lime Street [ LIV ] and Liverpool Central [ LVC ]. When you arrive in Derby, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Derby [ DBY ]. 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 times a day do departures from Liverpool leave for Derby?

You will be able to travel from Liverpool to Derby using companies such as Nationalrail. Combined, these providers offer an average of 33 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 42 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Liverpool to Derby using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, direct connections from Liverpool to Derby each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 33 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.