The cheapest buses from London to Derby

Showing times and prices for Oct 23

Cheapest

$9

Average

$27

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Derby will cost around $ 27 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 9.

Cheapest
02:50PMLondon2h40 05:30PMDerby
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$91One-way
Cheapest
02:30PMLondon3h00 05:30PMDerby
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$91One-way
11:59PMLondon3h56 03:55AMDerby
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$261One-way
12:30PMLondon4h00 04:30PMDerby
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$291One-way
09:00PMLondon3h25 12:25AMDerby
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$291One-way

Timetable London to Derby

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10:30AMLondon3h55 02:25PMDerby
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12:30PMLondon4h00 04:30PMDerby
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02:30PMLondon3h50 06:20PMDerby
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02:30PMLondon3h00 05:30PMDerby
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02:50PMLondon2h40 05:30PMDerby
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04:30PMLondon4h10 08:40PMDerby
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06:00PMLondon3h30 09:30PMDerby
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08:00PMLondon3h35 11:35PMDerby
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09:00PMLondon3h25 12:25AMDerby
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11:59PMLondon3h56 03:55AMDerby
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sat
Oct 23
$104
$8Megabus
Sun
Oct 24
$104
$8Megabus
Mon
Oct 25
$81
$8Megabus
Tue
Oct 26
$63
$6Flixbus
Wed
Oct 27
$40
$6Flixbus
Thu
Oct 28
$39
$9Flixbus
Fri
Oct 29
$64
$6Flixbus
Sat
Oct 30
$74
$6Flixbus
Sun
Oct 31
$104
$8Megabus
Mon
Nov 1
$46
$6Flixbus
Tue
Nov 2
$40
$5Flixbus
Wed
Nov 3
$40
$5Flixbus
Thu
Nov 4
$40
$4Flixbus
Fri
Nov 5
$40
$6Flixbus
Sat
Nov 6
$54
$6Flixbus
Sun
Nov 7
$62West Midlands Railway
$8Megabus
Mon
Nov 8
$33
$5Flixbus
Tue
Nov 9
$33
$5Flixbus
Wed
Nov 10
$33
$4Flixbus
Thu
Nov 11
$39
$4Flixbus

The fastest buses from London to Derby

Showing times and prices for Oct 23

Fastest Journey

2 h 40 m

Average

3 h 36 m

Buses per day

10

Distance

182 km

Of the 10 buses that leave London for Derby every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 182 km distance in an average of 3 h 36 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 40 m .

The slowest buses will take 4 h 10 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
02:50PMLondon2h40 05:30PMDerby
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$91One-way
2nd Fastest
02:30PMLondon3h00 05:30PMDerby
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$91One-way
09:00PMLondon3h25 12:25AMDerby
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$291One-way
06:00PMLondon3h30 09:30PMDerby
0 changes
$421One-way
08:00PMLondon3h35 11:35PMDerby
0 changes
$291One-way

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Bus Information to Derby from London

distanceDistance113 miles (182 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$8 (€6)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational Express

Buses from London to Derby cover the 113 miles (182 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 40 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $8 (€6), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $6 (€5). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Derby, Bus Station.

Bus companies

Travel with National Express between London and Derby

Travel from London to Derby from $6 (€5) with Omio’s bus partners National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

National Express

National Express is a great way to travel comfortably and affordably from London to Derby. As the UK’s leading long-distance bus company, National Express offers hundreds of routes to cities, towns and major airports throughout the country with maximum savings and comfort in mind for each passenger. Omio shows you National Express bus schedules and ticket options for the London to Derby route, so you can find the cheapest deals to travel by bus. On a National Express bus, you can expect to travel 113 miles (182 km) between London and Derby.

All buses from National Express provide air conditioning, free WiFi and onboard entertainment to keep you feeling comfortable and entertained during a long journey. Most buses have seat belts and power outlets in every seat, perfect if you need to charge your phone or laptop. There are three different tickets that you can pick for the London to Derby bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. If you’re looking for more flexibility on canceling or changing your bus ticket easily, we recommend booking the Fully Flexible Fare option.

National Express has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your National Express tickets from London to Derby and when traveling by bus:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Buses from London to Derby

National Express Services offers a mix of both direct and indirect buses from London to Derby with over twenty departures every day. The first bus leaves at around 6:00 a.m. with services continuing until after midnight. The direct route takes between 3 hours 15 minutes and 3 hours 50 minutes while buses that involve a connection at London Heathrow Central Coach Station take between 5 and 6 hours. All departures for buses from London to Derby are from London Victoria Coach Station. The same route operates seven days a week.

Taking the Bus from London

Buses from London to Derby depart from the Victoria coach station in the centre of the city, near to Buckingham Palace. It is easily accessible by subway, with the Victoria line, District line and Circle line all stopping at the nearby Victoria subway station. Buses to the bus station run throughout the day and night, and there is a cab rank outside the station.

Getting into Derby

Derby is a city that lies in the heart of the U.K. and is surrounded by the beautiful Peak District. The city is home to a stunning cathedral and thriving manufacturing industry. Derby bus station is situated near the centre of the city. The bus station is served by an information office that is open between the hours of 8.30 a.m.-5.30 p.m. Monday-Friday, and 10am-4pm on Sundays. There is a nearby bus stop, and a cab can be called from the nearby Spar cafe and shop. Derby train station is a 20-minute walk or 5-minute cab ride from the bus station.

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Buses from London to Derby
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FAQs
How much do cheap bus tickets from London to Derby cost?
Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets to Derby from London for as low as $6 (€5)  for the next 7 days.
How much is the bus between London and Derby on average?
If you are looking to purchase your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the London to Derby bus to cost on average $8 (€6)  one way.
How far is it from London to Derby by bus?
The London to Derby bus distance is approximately 113 miles (182 km).
How long is the bus between London and Derby?
On average the London to Derby bus time is 2 h 40 min  covering the 113 miles (182 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by bus from London to Derby, which bus station in London do I depart from and which bus station in Derby do I arrive in?

Omio customers book a bus from London Victoria   to Derby, Bus Station   most frequently for this route.

Where is the London bus station located? Where is the Derby bus station located?

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this trip, London Victoria, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of London. The most popular arrival bus station in Derby, called Derby, Bus Station, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.

What bus companies go from London to Derby?
For the best London to Derby bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services from London to Derby to compare what amenities they may offer.
When can I take the first bus from London to Derby? When can I take the last bus for the day?
The first London to Derby bus departs at 9: 30 AM   and the last bus from London to Derby leaves at 10: 59 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from London to Derby on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
When should I book the London to Derby bus for the best deals on tickets?
The price of a one way bus ticket from London to Derby is on average $8 (€6) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus providers offering this route. In general, you can find bus tickets between London and Derby available a few months in advance.

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