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from Leeds to Derby

You can get from Leeds to Derby by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Leeds to Derby on Nov 30 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:11AMLeeds Railway Station1h16 10:27AMDerby
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09:11AMLeeds Railway Station1h16 10:27AMDerby
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10:11AMLeeds Railway Station1h15 11:26AMDerby
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11:11AMLeeds Railway Station1h15 12:26PMDerby
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12:11PMLeeds Railway Station1h15 01:26PMDerby
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Travel Information between Leeds and Derby

distanceDistance60 miles (97 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$11 - $29
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $11 (€9) • 5 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $29 (€24) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Cross Country

Take a bus or train to travel 60 miles (97 km) to Derby from Leeds. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $11 (€9). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leeds to Derby.

Travel Tips

Travel from Leeds to Derby
Travel 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 Leeds to Derby.
How do I travel from Leeds to Derby?

You can travel to Derby from Leeds 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Leeds to Derby?

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Derby is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $11 (€9) compared to other travel options to Derby:

Taking a bus is usually $19 (€15) less than taking a train to Derby, which costs on average $29 (€24) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Leeds to Derby?

The quickest way to travel from Leeds to Derby is by train, which takes on average 1 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 5 h 25 min   on average.

How many miles from Leeds to Derby would I travel?

The distance from Leeds to Derby is approximately 60 miles (97 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Leeds to Derby is:

  • 25 trains per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Leeds to Derby?

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

  • Buses most often depart from Leeds at Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop and arrive in Derby at Derby, Bus Station.
  • Trains mostly leave from Leeds Railway Station and tend to arrive in Derby.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Leeds to Derby?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Leeds to Derby, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Derby. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Leeds to Derby tickets on Omio for $11 (€9).
  • Cross Country can get you to Derby by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Cross Country from Leeds to Derby for $29 (€24) on Omio.
Where else should I travel to after my journey between Leeds and Derby ends?
Looking to extend your trip from Leeds to Derby? Many Omio customers who go from Leeds to Derby usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Birmingham or Manchester. If you're looking to explore London, Birmingham or Manchester from Derby, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I purchase tickets between Leeds and Derby online to get the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $11 (€9) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $29 (€24) one way on average.

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

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