Cheap train tickets from Derby to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Dec 5

Cheapest

$29

Average

$29

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 Derby to Birmingham will cost around $ 29 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 29.

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11:40AMDerby0h41 12:21PMBirmingham New Street
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$291One-way
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10:20AMDerby0h41 11:01AMBirmingham New Street
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$291One-way
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12:31PMDerby0h35 01:06PMBirmingham New Street
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$291One-way
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10:31AMDerby0h48 11:19AMBirmingham New Street
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$291One-way
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11:31AMDerby0h35 12:06PMBirmingham New Street
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$291One-way

Train schedule from Derby to Birmingham

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10:20AMDerby0h41 11:01AMBirmingham New Street
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10:31AMDerby0h48 11:19AMBirmingham New Street
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11:31AMDerby0h35 12:06PMBirmingham New Street
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11:40AMDerby0h41 12:21PMBirmingham New Street
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12:31PMDerby0h35 01:06PMBirmingham New Street
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Sun
Dec 5
$29Cross Country
$22National Express
Tue
Dec 7
$29Cross Country
$18National Express
Wed
Dec 8
$10Cross Country
$18National Express
Thu
Dec 9
$29Cross Country
$18National Express
Fri
Dec 10
$13Cross Country
$19National Express
Sat
Dec 11
$13Cross Country
$19National Express
Sun
Dec 12
$13Cross Country
$19National Express
Mon
Dec 13
$13Cross Country
$18National Express
Thu
Dec 16
$10Cross Country
$15National Express
Sat
Dec 18
$13Cross Country
$22National Express
Sun
Dec 19
$13Cross Country
$22National Express
Tue
Dec 21
$13Cross Country
$22National Express
Wed
Dec 22
$13Cross Country
$22National Express

Fastest train times from Derby to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Dec 5

Fastest Journey

35 m

Average

40 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

57 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Derby for Birmingham every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 57 km distance in an average of 40 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 35 m .

The slowest trains will take 48 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
12:31PMDerby0h35 01:06PMBirmingham New Street
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$291One-way
Fastest
11:31AMDerby0h35 12:06PMBirmingham New Street
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$291One-way
11:40AMDerby0h41 12:21PMBirmingham New Street
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$291One-way
10:20AMDerby0h41 11:01AMBirmingham New Street
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$291One-way
10:31AMDerby0h48 11:19AMBirmingham New Street
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$291One-way

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Train Information between Derby and Birmingham

distanceDistance35 miles (56 km)
durationAverage train duration33 min
priceAverage train ticket price$23 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country

Trains from Derby to Birmingham cover the 35 miles (56 km) long route taking on average 33 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $10 (€9), but the average price of train tickets is $23 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from Derby and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers

CrossCountry Derby – Birmingham

Travel from Derby to Birmingham from $10 (€9) with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Birmingham from Derby you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket to Birmingham from Derby online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Derby and Birmingham as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains to Birmingham from Derby start at $10 (€9) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 35 miles (56 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by train between Derby and Birmingham. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Derby to Birmingham CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

Train information from Derby to Birmingham with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 40 min
  • Average Price: $10
  • CrossCountry frequency: 25 a day

CrossCountry's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Derby to Birmingham are the following:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Derby to Birmingham
Travel by train to Birmingham 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 Derby to Birmingham.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Derby to Birmingham?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Birmingham from Derby for the next 7 days starting from $10 (€9)  one way.
What is the price of a train ticket to Birmingham from Derby?
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Derby to Birmingham train to cost on average $23 (€19)  one way.
How far is Derby to Birmingham by train?
You should expect to travel around 35 miles (56 km)  from Derby to Birmingham by train.
How long is the train ride from Derby to Birmingham?
The train time between Derby and Birmingham is on average 33 min  for the 35 miles (56 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Derby to Birmingham by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Derby and arrival train station in Birmingham?

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Derby   to Birmingham New Street.

Where do I find the Derby train station to Birmingham? Where is the Birmingham train station?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Derby and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Birmingham most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel around 0.2 miles (399 m) from this train station to the city center.

What train providers go from Derby to Birmingham?
Take the Derby to Birmingham train with Cross Country. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey from Derby to Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains per day are there to Birmingham from Derby?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Derby to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When should I buy the Derby to Birmingham train for the best deals on tickets?
The price of a one way train ticket from Derby to Birmingham is on average $23 (€19) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Birmingham from Derby available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Derby
Birmingham
The major railway station for departures from Derby is Derby. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Derby for your journey to Birmingham from Derby.