Duration 57 min
Distance 36.3 miles
Average price £74
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Derby and Atherstone takes 57 min and the fastest train takes 32 min. There is a train service every few hours from Derby to Atherstone. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Derby
  2. Tamworth
  3. Atherstone
1h 13m
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£26 - £102

Derby to Atherstone train times

Trains run hourly between Derby and Atherstone. The earliest departure is at 12:38 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Derby is at 22:10 which arrives into Atherstone at 22:47. All services require a transfer at Tamworth High Level and take an average of 57 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Derby to Atherstone. However, there are services departing from Derby and arriving at Atherstone via Tamworth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 13m.

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The distance between Derby and Atherstone is 24 miles. The road distance is 36.3 miles.

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Derby to Atherstone train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Derby station.

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Derby to Atherstone train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Atherstone station.

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