Birmingham to Derby train

Fri, Jul 19
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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Derby

Showing times and prices for Jul 19

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Birmingham to Derby is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Cross Country
08:49AM0h44
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:33AMDerby station (DBY)
$151One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:28AM0h30
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
08:58AMDerby station (DBY)
$171One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:03AM0h34
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:37AMDerby station (DBY)
$171One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:03AM0h39
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
08:42AMDerby station (DBY)
$171One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:09AM0h42
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:51AMDerby station (DBY)
$231One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Birmingham to Derby

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, July 19
Cross Country
08:03AM0h39
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
08:42AMDerby station (DBY)
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:09AM0h41
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
08:50AMDerby station (DBY)
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:28AM0h30
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
08:58AMDerby station (DBY)
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:49AM0h44
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:33AMDerby station (DBY)
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:03AM0h34
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:37AMDerby station (DBY)
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:09AM0h42
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:51AMDerby station (DBY)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Birmingham to Derby

Showing times and prices for Jul 19

Fastest Journey

30 m

Average

38 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

57 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Birmingham for Derby every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Cross Country
08:28AM0h30
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
08:58AMDerby station (DBY)
$171One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:03AM0h34
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:37AMDerby station (DBY)
$171One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:03AM0h39
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
08:42AMDerby station (DBY)
$171One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:09AM0h41
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
08:50AMDerby station (DBY)
$231One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:09AM0h42
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:51AMDerby station (DBY)
$231One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Derby

distanceDistance35 miles (56 km)
durationAverage train duration30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$21 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry

Trains from Birmingham to Derby cover the 35 miles (56 km) long route taking on average 30 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $21 (€18), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $7 (€6). Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Derby.

Train companies: CrossCountry from Birmingham to Derby trains

You can travel by train between Birmingham and Derby with CrossCountry for as low as $7 (€6). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains to Derby from Birmingham. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

CrossCountry from Birmingham to Derby train information:

  • Average Duration: 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: $7
  • CrossCountry frequency: 25 a day

FAQs: Trains from Birmingham to Derby

FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham to Derby easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Derby.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Derby can start from as little as $7 (€6) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham to Derby is $21 (€18); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Derby from Birmingham is on average 30 min   for the 35 mile (56 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Birmingham and Derby by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Birmingham to Derby leaves at 5: 19 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Birmingham to Derby leaves at 11: 09 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Birmingham to Derby without having to change trains with CrossCountry. There are 25 direct trains from Birmingham to Derby each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the trip from Birmingham to Derby you can take a train with CrossCountry. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Derby from Birmingham on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 09 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Derby, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Derby from Birmingham is worth doing with a journey time of 30 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Birmingham to Derby is November.
You have options as you can travel to Derby from Birmingham 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Birmingham and Derby

Birmingham
Derby
The major railway station for departures from Birmingham is Birmingham New Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Birmingham New Street for your journey from Birmingham to Derby.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
Public transit options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
The major train station for arrivals in Derby is Derby. Find all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Derby for your journey to Derby from Birmingham.
Amenities at station
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457125678
Public transit options for Derby
Location for Rail Replacement Services: From the rear of the station, at the Pride Park exit

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