How to travel from Derby to Bristol

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Travel Information between Derby and Bristol

distanceDistance112 miles (180 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$44 - $11
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $11 (€10) • 4 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • $44 (€39) • 2 h
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or CrossCountry

Travel 112 miles (180 km) by train or bus between Derby and Bristol. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or CrossCountry among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Derby to Bristol.

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How to get from Derby to Bristol by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

The best way to travel from Derby to Bristol is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Find the best trip from Derby to Bristol with Omio's travel partners National Express, CrossCountry and FlixBus! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

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

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

      FAQs: Travel from Derby to Bristol

      FAQs: Travel to Bristol 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 Bristol.

      You can get from Derby to Bristol 2 different ways: train or bus.

      The cheapest way to travel to Bristol from Derby is a bus with an average price of $11 (€10).

      This is compared to other travel options from Derby to Bristol:

      A bus is () less than a ferry with an average ticket price of () from Derby to Bristol.

      A bus is () less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Derby to Bristol costing on average ().

      Taking a bus costs $33 (€29) less than taking a train, which costs on average $44 (€39) for the same trip.

      The fastest way to get to Bristol from Derby is by train with an average travel time of 2 h.

      Other travel options to Bristol take longer:

      Bus takes 4 h on average.

      The Derby to Bristol distance is around 112 miles (180 km).

      The average frequency per day from Derby to Bristol is:

      • Around 16 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Derby and Bristol as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Derby to Bristol:

      • Buses most often depart from Derby at Derby, Railway Station (Stop S1) and arrive in Bristol at Bristol, Airport Bus Station.
      • Trains mostly leave from Derby and tend to arrive in Bristol Temple Meads.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Derby to Bristol:

      • You can go to Bristol from Derby by bus with National Express or FlixBus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $11 (€10) with FlixBus from Derby to Bristol on Omio.
      • You can go to Bristol from Derby by train with CrossCountry. You'll see cheap train tickets for $44 (€39) with CrossCountry from Derby to Bristol on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct services available from Derby to Bristol with the following travel companies:

      • Direct trains with CrossCountry with 9 direct trains per day.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Bristol as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Derby to Bristol.

      Omio customers who travel from Derby to Bristol often also extend their vacation to go to London, Cardiff, Manchester, Bath or Birmingham. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Bristol and these popular destinations at a great price.

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