There are 5 ways to get from Birmingham to Donington Park by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Castle Donington, Donington Park (Donington Park Entrance) Skylink Leicester Derby

$39 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham to Derby National Express
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Castle Donington, Donington Park (Donington Park Entrance) Skylink Leicester Derby

$11 - $15

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton

$43 - $62

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham to Donington Park 40 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Donington Park 40 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Donington Park is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Donington Park is to taxi which takes 50 min and costs £140 - £170.

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The distance between Birmingham and Donington Park is 52 km. The road distance is 64 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from Birmingham to Donington Park, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Donington Park. However, there are services departing from Birmingham and arriving at Castle Donington, Donington Park (Donington Park Entrance) via Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Donington Park, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Birmingham to Donington Park hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Donington Park via Derby, Derby, Bus Station, and Castle Donington, Donington Park (Donington Park Entrance) in around 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Castle Donington, Donington Park (Donington Park Entrance)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Castle Donington, Donington Park (Donington Park Entrance)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Birmingham to Donington Park
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk

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