Manchester to Derby train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Derby

Showing times and prices for Oct 05

Cheapest

17

Average

37

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.

East Midlands Railway
04:11AMManchester2h09 06:20AMDerby
0 transfers
171One-way
East Midlands Railway
07:43AMManchester1h44 09:27AMDerby
0 transfers
241One-way
Transpennine Express
10:18AMManchester1h33 11:51AMDerby
0 transfers
381One-way
East Midlands Railway
03:35PMManchester1h44 05:19PMDerby
0 transfers
391One-way
East Midlands Railway
08:35AMManchester1h44 10:19AMDerby
0 transfers
391One-way

Train schedule from Manchester to Derby

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, October 5
East Midlands Railway
04:11AMManchester2h09 06:20AMDerby
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
06:18AMManchester1h49 08:07AMDerby
0 transfers
East Midlands Railway
07:43AMManchester1h44 09:27AMDerby
0 transfers
East Midlands Railway
08:35AMManchester1h44 10:19AMDerby
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
09:18AMManchester1h49 11:07AMDerby
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
10:18AMManchester1h33 11:51AMDerby
0 transfers
East Midlands Railway
12:27PMManchester1h52 02:19PMDerby
0 transfers
East Midlands Railway
03:27PMManchester1h52 05:19PMDerby
0 transfers
East Midlands Railway
03:35PMManchester1h44 05:19PMDerby
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Manchester to Derby

Showing times and prices for Oct 05

Fastest Journey

1 h 33 m

Average

1 h 48 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

80 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Manchester for Derby every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transpennine Express
10:18AMManchester1h33 11:51AMDerby
0 transfers
381One-way
East Midlands Railway
03:35PMManchester1h44 05:19PMDerby
0 transfers
391One-way
East Midlands Railway
08:35AMManchester1h44 10:19AMDerby
0 transfers
391One-way
East Midlands Railway
07:43AMManchester1h44 09:27AMDerby
0 transfers
241One-way
Transpennine Express
09:18AMManchester1h49 11:07AMDerby
0 transfers
391One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Derby

distanceDistance50 miles (80 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price$48 (€46)
frequencyTrain frequency40 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesTranspennine Express, East Midlands Railway, Northern Rail, Cross Country, West Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Manchester to Derby cover the 50 miles (80 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 44 min with our travel partners like Transpennine Express, East Midlands Railway, Northern Rail, Cross Country, West Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 40 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $41 (€39), but the average price of train tickets is $48 (€46). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Derby.

Train providers: East Midlands Trains, First TransPennine Express 3 and Northern Rail (3) from Manchester to Derby trains

East Midlands Trains, First TransPennine Express 3 and Northern Rail (3) trains will get you to Derby from Manchester from $41 (€39). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

First TransPennine Express 3
Northern Rail (3)
East Midlands Trains

Looking for trains between Manchester and Derby? First TransPennine Express 3 is one of the best companies to travel with on the 50 miles (80 km) trip from Manchester to Derby. As an official travel partner of First TransPennine Express 3, Omio quickly shows you the latest First TransPennine Express 3 train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Manchester to Derby routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable First TransPennine Express 3 train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Derby from Manchester, you can quickly see if the First TransPennine Express 3 ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Manchester - Derby train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with First TransPennine Express 3!

Train information from Manchester to Derby with First TransPennine Express 3:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 2 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 14 a day

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operating company in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The company operates local and commuter trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 train companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Northern Rail (3) from Manchester to Derby train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 58 min
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 3 a day

Find cheap tickets for East Midlands Trains trains to Derby from Manchester on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Manchester to Derby train schedule from East Midlands Trains, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 50 miles (80 km) journey from Manchester to Derby, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains between Manchester and Derby in the Omio app, you can check to see if the East Midlands Trains trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the East Midlands Trains train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Derby from Manchester and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train between Manchester and Derby with East Midlands Trains!

Train information from Manchester to Derby with East Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 41 min
  • East Midlands Trains frequency: 12 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester to Derby

Travel Tips: 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 Manchester to Derby.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Manchester to Derby to cost as little as $41 (€39)  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $48 (€46)  for a train ticket from Manchester to Derby.
The Manchester to Derby train distance is approximately 50 miles (80 km).
The train time between Manchester and Derby is on average 1 h 44 min  for the 50 miles (80 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Derby from Manchester by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arriving in Derby.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Manchester Piccadilly and need to travel around 0.6 miles (954 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.

If you're looking for trains from Manchester to Derby, you can rely on Transpennine Express, East Midlands Railway, Northern Rail, Cross Country, West Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service to get you to Derby. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Manchester to Derby route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Manchester for Derby is 40 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Manchester to Derby leaves at 5: 15 AM. The last train departing from Manchester to Derby leaves at 9: 17 PM. You can find the latest Manchester to Derby train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Manchester to Derby is on average $48 (€46) 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 providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets to Derby from Manchester available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Derby
The major railway station for departures from Manchester is Manchester Piccadilly. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Manchester Piccadilly for your journey between Manchester and Derby.
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
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Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transit options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
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Public transit options for Manchester Airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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Public transit options for Manchester Victoria
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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Public transit options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)

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