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from Derby to Peterborough

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Travel Information between Derby and Peterborough

distanceDistance56 miles (91 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$38 - $39
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $38 (€34) • 1 h 49 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $39 (€35) • 1 h 34 min
carriersPopular travel companiesCross Country or Cross Country

Travel 56 miles (91 km) by bus or train from Derby to Peterborough. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 34 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $38 (€34). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Cross Country or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Derby to Peterborough.

Travel Tips: Travel from Derby to Peterborough

Travel to Peterborough 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 Peterborough.

How do I reach Peterborough from Derby?

There are 2 ways to travel between Derby and Peterborough including taking a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Derby to Peterborough?

The cheapest way to go to Peterborough from Derby is by taking a bus, which costs on average $38 (€34).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Peterborough:

A bus is generally $1 (€1) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $39 (€35) from Derby to Peterborough.

What is the fastest way to get from Derby to Peterborough?

The fastest way to get to Peterborough from Derby is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 34 min.

Other travel options to Peterborough can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 1 h 49 min.

How far is Peterborough from Derby?

You should expect to travel around 56 miles (91 km) between Derby and Peterborough.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Derby to Peterborough?

The average frequency per day from Derby to Peterborough is:

  • 16 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Derby and in Peterborough?

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Derby and arrive in Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Station.
  • Trains mostly leave from Derby and tend to arrive in Peterborough.

Who can get me from Derby to Peterborough?

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

  • You can go to Peterborough from Derby by bus with Cross Country. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $38 (€34) with Cross Country from Derby to Peterborough on Omio.
  • You can go to Peterborough from Derby by train with Cross Country. You'll see cheap train tickets for $39 (€35) with Cross Country from Derby to Peterborough on Omio.

Is it possible to travel directly between Derby and Peterborough?

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

  • You can travel directly by train with with 16 direct trains per day.

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

Where should I go next after I travel to Peterborough from Derby?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Derby to Peterborough often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Stansted or Birmingham. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Derby and Peterborough itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Peterborough and any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I book tickets to Peterborough from Derby online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Derby to Peterborough, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $38 (€34) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $39 (€35) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Derby to Peterborough online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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