Edinburgh to Derby train

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Derby

Showing times and prices for Sep 30

Cheapest

65

Average

150

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.

Avanti West Coast
07:52AMEdinburgh4h27 12:19PMDerby
0 transfers
651One-way
Cross Country
09:03AMEdinburgh4h23 01:26PMDerby
0 transfers
1691One-way
Cross Country
07:06AMEdinburgh4h20 11:26AMDerby
0 transfers
1701One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:30AMEdinburgh4h37 01:07PMDerby
0 transfers
1711One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:52AMEdinburgh4h27 02:19PMDerby
0 transfers
1731One-way

Train schedule from Edinburgh to Derby

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, September 30
Cross Country
07:06AMEdinburgh4h20 11:26AMDerby
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
07:52AMEdinburgh4h27 12:19PMDerby
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
08:30AMEdinburgh4h37 01:07PMDerby
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:03AMEdinburgh4h23 01:26PMDerby
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
09:52AMEdinburgh4h27 02:19PMDerby
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Derby

Showing times and prices for Sep 30

Fastest Journey

4 h 20 m

Average

4 h 26 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

355 km

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

Cross Country
07:06AMEdinburgh4h20 11:26AMDerby
0 transfers
1701One-way
Cross Country
09:03AMEdinburgh4h23 01:26PMDerby
0 transfers
1691One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:52AMEdinburgh4h27 12:19PMDerby
0 transfers
651One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:52AMEdinburgh4h27 02:19PMDerby
0 transfers
1731One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:30AMEdinburgh4h37 01:07PMDerby
0 transfers
1711One-way

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Derby

distanceDistance219 miles (354 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price$63 (€61)
frequencyTrain frequency28 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway, Avanti West Coast, Cross Country or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Edinburgh to Derby cover the 219 miles (354 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 27 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway, Avanti West Coast, Cross Country or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 28 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $63 (€61), but the average price of train tickets is $63 (€61). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Derby.

Train companies: CrossCountry and First TransPennine Express 3 from Edinburgh to Derby trains

Travel to Derby from Edinburgh from $63 (€61) with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry and First TransPennine Express 3! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

CrossCountry
First TransPennine Express 3

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

Are you making plans to travel to Derby from Edinburgh? Why not take a train with CrossCountry? Omio can show you current CrossCountry train times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Edinburgh to Derby trains all in one place. On the CrossCountry train, you can expect to travel 219 miles (354 km) from Edinburgh to Derby. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Derby from Edinburgh, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way CrossCountry train from Edinburgh to Derby, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

Edinburgh to Derby train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 21 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 11 a day

One of the best ways to travel from Edinburgh to Derby is by taking a train with First TransPennine Express 3. Omio helps you find the ideal First TransPennine Express 3 train between Edinburgh and Derby by showing you First TransPennine Express 3 current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Edinburgh to Derby route. You can expect to travel 219 miles (354 km) to Derby from Edinburgh on a train with First TransPennine Express 3. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Edinburgh to Derby, you can check straight away if the First TransPennine Express 3 ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your First TransPennine Express 3 train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between Edinburgh and Derby!

First TransPennine Express 3 from Edinburgh to Derby train information:

  • Average Duration: 16 h 24 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Derby

Travel by train 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 Edinburgh to Derby.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Edinburgh to Derby trains for as little as $63 (€61)  in the next 7 days.
The Edinburgh to Derby train ticket price is on average $63 (€61)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 219 miles (354 km)  from Edinburgh to Derby by train.
The train time from Edinburgh to Derby is on average 4 h 27 min  for the 219 miles (354 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Edinburgh to Derby by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley   and arrive in Derby.

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0.4 miles (660 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Derby most often arrive at Derby and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from this train station to the city center.

When taking a train from Edinburgh to Derby, you can count on London North Eastern Railway, Avanti West Coast, Cross Country or TransPennine Express Service for the best way to get you to Derby. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Edinburgh and Derby and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Derby is 28 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Edinburgh at 5: 52 AM. The last train leaves from Edinburgh at 5: 08 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Edinburgh to Derby and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Edinburgh to Derby is on average $63 (€61) if you purchase 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 Derby from Edinburgh available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Derby
The major railway station for departures from Edinburgh is Edinburgh Waverley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Edinburgh Waverley for your journey from Edinburgh to Derby.
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WifiWifi
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ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transit options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
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ParkingParking
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Public transit options for Edinburgh Gateway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
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WifiWifi
ParkingParking
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Public transit options for Edinburgh Park
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Platform 2 bus stop, adjacent to Herminston Gate

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