How to travel from Liverpool to Derby

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Travel Information to Derby from Liverpool

distanceDistance70 miles (113 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$18 - $22
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $18 (€16) • 2 h 12 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $18 (€16) • 2 h 12 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or East Midlands Trains

Travel 70 miles (113 km) by train or bus between Liverpool and Derby. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or East Midlands Trains among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Liverpool to Derby.

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from Liverpool to Derby

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

Our recommendation

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

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Find the best journey to Derby from Liverpool with Omio's travel partners National Express and Northern Rail (3)! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains between Liverpool and Derby. It operates a wide range of services, from express trains to local services, and offers a variety of ticket types. Express trains are the fastest services, with journey times of up to two hours. Local services are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Northern Rail also offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of refreshments. The most popular routes for Northern Rail are between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.

    National Express is the leading travel company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Liverpool - Derby travel: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

      FAQs: Travel from Liverpool to Derby

      FAQs: 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 Liverpool to Derby.

      There are 2 ways to get from Liverpool to Derby: train or bus.

      The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Derby is by taking a train with average ticket prices of $18 (€16) compared to other travel options to Derby:

      A train is $4 (€3) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Liverpool to Derby costing on average $22 (€19).

      The fastest way to get to Derby from Liverpool is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 12 min.

      Other travel options to Derby take longer:

      Bus takes on average 4 h 15 min.

      The Liverpool to Derby distance is around 70 miles (113 km).

      The average frequency per day from Liverpool to Derby is:

      • Around 1 bus per day.
      • Around 31 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Liverpool and Derby 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 when traveling from Liverpool to Derby:

      • Most travelers take a bus from Liverpool, Liverpool One to Derby, Railway Station (Stop S1).
      • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Liverpool to Derby depart from Liverpool Lime Street to Derby.

      The following travel companies offer services from Liverpool to Derby:

      • Travel with National Express or Megabus for buses to Derby. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Liverpool to Derby tickets on Omio for $22 (€19).
      • East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains, Northern Rail (3) or West Midlands Trains can take you to Derby by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for East Midlands Trains from Liverpool to Derby for $18 (€16).

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

      • Direct services by bus with.
      • Take a direct train with.

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

      Many of our customers traveling from Liverpool to Derby don't make Derby their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Derby are London, Birmingham, Manchester, Nottingham or Leicester, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Derby to any of these top destinations today!

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