|Distance||113 miles (182 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 27 min|
|Average train ticket price||$51 (€43)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||East Midlands Trains or West Midlands Railway|
Trains from London to Derby cover the 113 miles (182 km) long route taking on average 1 h 27 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains or West Midlands Railway. 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 $38 (€32), but the average price of train tickets is $51 (€43). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Derby.
East Midland provide direct trains from London to Derby. The weekday schedule begins with an early morning departure. There are trains every half hour throughout the day until the final departure from London very late in the evening. Journey times are approximately an hour and 30 minutes, although late evening services take longer. The Sunday schedule features a reduced service, with a later departure time for the first train of the morning.
Trains from London to Derby depart from St. Pancras station, located on the north side of the city centre. The Kings Cross St. Pancras Underground station is accessible from the station concourse and provides routes across the city on 6 lines. Buses, and some night services stop nearby on Euston Road, Midland Road and Pancras Road. The cab rank is on Midland Road close to the Eurostar arrivals hall.
Derby is a handy base for exploring the region's attractions such as the Peak District and Alton Towers, but also offers some highlights of its own. Derby Cathedral dates from Tudor times, while the Pickford's House Museum of Georgian Life recreates room settings and a formal garden from the Regency period. Trains from London to Derby arrive at the main station, situated south-east of the city centre. Bus routes 5 and 6 stop by the station forecourt and serve the centre. Routes 44 and 45 connect the rail terminus to the bus station while nearby stops on Roundhouse Road and Pride Parkway provide connections around the city. There is a 24-hour Skylink bus service connecting the station to East Midlands airport. cabs are available from a stand by the main entrance.
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from London Victoria and arrive in Derby.
Passengers board the train most frequently from London Victoria, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Derby, located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city center.
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