Luton to Derby bus

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Cheap bus tickets and times from Luton to Derby

Showing times and prices for Jun 22


Fastest Journey

3 h 35 m


4 h 12 m

Buses per day



136 km

Cheap bus tickets from Luton to Derby start from $33 with an average ticket price of $41.

The fastest bus from Luton to Derby takes 3h 35m in comparison to an average duration of 4h 12m and covers a distance of 136 km.

2 buses leave Luton for Derby every day with 2 travelling directly.

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Overview: Bus from Luton to Derby

distanceDistance84 miles (136 km)
durationAverage bus duration3 h 25 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$36 (€32)
frequencyBus frequency10 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 7 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesNational Express or FlixBus

Buses from Luton to Derby cover the 84 miles (136 km) long route taking on average 3 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express or FlixBus. Normally, there are 10 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $12 (€11), but the average price of bus tickets is $36 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Luton, Station Interchange and arrive in Derby, Railway Station (Stop S1).

Bus companies: National Express and FlixBus from Luton to Derby

Find the best buses from Luton to Derby with Omio's travel partners National Express and FlixBus from $12 (€11). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus to Derby from Luton, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from Luton to Derby bus information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 25 min
  • Cheapest Price: $33
  • National Express frequency: 10 a day

FAQs: Bus from Luton to Derby

FAQs: Take the bus from Luton to Derby with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Luton to Derby.
Cheap bus tickets from Luton to Derby can start from as little as $12 (€11) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Luton to Derby is $36 (€32); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Luton to Derby bus time is 3 h 25 min   covering the 84 mile (136 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Luton to Derby leaves at 9: 25 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Luton to Derby leaves at 10: 55 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Luton to Derby without having to change trains with National Express. There are 7 direct buses from Luton to Derby each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a bus from Luton to Derby, you can count on National Express or FlixBus for the best way to get you to Derby. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service between Luton and Derby and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

When departing from Luton, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Luton, Station Interchange, Luton, Dunstable Road (Challney) and Luton, Galaxy Centre (Stop G3). When arriving in Derby, you can end your journey in bus stations like Derby, Railway Station (Stop S1), Derby, Royal Way (Derby Arena) and Derby, Bus Station.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Luton, Station Interchange, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Derby, Railway Station (Stop S1), located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Derby from Luton is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 25 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a bus from Luton to Derby is August.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Derby from Luton including taking a train or bus.

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