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from Liverpool to Derby

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

Our recommendation

To get from Liverpool to Derby on Dec 8 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:27AMLiverpool Lime Street3h40 12:07PMDerby
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08:27AMLiverpool Lime Street3h40 12:07PMDerby
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08:47AMLiverpool Lime Street2h05 10:52AMDerby
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08:05AMLiverpool Lime Street2h16 10:21AMDerby
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09:47AMLiverpool Lime Street2h12 11:59AMDerby
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Travel Information from Liverpool to Derby

distanceDistance70 miles (113 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$36 - $75
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $36 (€31) • 6 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $75 (€63) • 2 h 12 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or

Take a bus or train to travel 70 miles (113 km) from Liverpool to Derby. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 12 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $36 (€31). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Liverpool to Derby.

Travel Tips

Travel from Liverpool 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 Liverpool to Derby.
What are the ways to get from Liverpool to Derby?

You can travel between Liverpool and Derby 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Liverpool to Derby?

The cheapest way to travel to Derby from Liverpool is by taking a bus with an average price of $36 (€31).

This is compared to other travel options to Derby:

A bus is $38 (€32) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Liverpool to Derby costing on average $75 (€63).

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

The quickest way to travel from Liverpool to Derby is by train, which takes on average 2 h 12 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 6 h 15 min   on average.

How many miles from Liverpool to Derby would I travel?

Derby is approximately 70 miles (113 km) away from Liverpool.

How many services a day are there to Derby from Liverpool?

The average frequency per day from Liverpool to Derby is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Liverpool, Liverpool One and arrive in Derby, Bus Station.
  • Trains mostly depart from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Derby.
Who can get me from Liverpool to Derby?

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

  • You can travel by bus between Liverpool and Derby with National Express, and you can find National Express Liverpool to Derby tickets for $36 (€31) on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Liverpool to Derby?

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

  • You'll find 25 direct trains a day to Derby with.

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

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Liverpool to Derby?
Looking to extend your trip from Liverpool to Derby? Many Omio customers who go from Liverpool 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 my Liverpool to Derby one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Liverpool to Derby, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $36 (€31) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $75 (€63) one way.

But we recommend booking Liverpool to Derby tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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