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Duration 2h 20m
Distance 90.2 miles
Average price £47
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Liverpool and Derby takes 2h 20m and the fastest train takes 1h 58m. There is a train service every few hours from Liverpool to Derby. 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. Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Crewe
  3. Derby
2h 52m
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£38 - £89

Liverpool to Derby train times

Trains run hourly between Liverpool and Derby. The earliest departure is at 13:08 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Liverpool is at 19:47 which arrives into Derby at 22:05. All services require a transfer at Crewe and take an average of 2h 20m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Liverpool to Derby. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Lime Street and arriving at Derby via Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 52m.

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The distance between Liverpool and Derby is 71 miles. The road distance is 90.2 miles.

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Liverpool to Derby train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, depart from Liverpool Lime Street station.

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Liverpool to Derby train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Derby station.

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