There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham to Ilkeston by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus via Derby, Morledge (Bus Station)  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Ilkeston, Market Place Ilkeston Flyer / ...

$40 - $61

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham to Derby National Express
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Ilkeston, Market Place Ilkeston Flyer / ...

$11 - $16

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton
  2. Take the bus from Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road to Ilkeston, Market Place my15

$43 - $62

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Ilkeston 50.9 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Ilkeston is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Ilkeston is to drive which takes 54 min and costs £8 - £12.

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The distance between Birmingham and Ilkeston is 67 km. The road distance is 81 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to get from Birmingham to Ilkeston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Ilkeston. However, there are services departing from Birmingham and arriving at Ilkeston, Market Place via Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 27 min.

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What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Ilkeston, England?

You can take a bus from Birmingham to Ilkeston via Derby and Derby, Bus Station in around 1 h 27 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
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Ilkeston, Market Place
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road to Ilkeston, Market Place
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Yourbus
Website
catchyourbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Ilkeston, Market Place
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
catchyourbus.co.uk

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