There are 4 ways to get from Blackpool to Derby by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Blackpool to Derby National Express

$13 - $17

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Preston to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Derby

$39 - $112

Train, bus  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Blackpool North to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton
  3. Take the bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Derby, Bus Station Tp

$34 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Blackpool to Derby 118.4 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Blackpool to Derby is to bus which costs £9 - £13 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackpool to Derby is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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The distance between Blackpool and Derby is 90 miles. The road distance is 118.4 miles.

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The bus from Blackpool to Derby takes 3 h 10 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Blackpool and arriving at Derby. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Blackpool to Derby. However, there are services departing from Blackpool North and arriving at Derby via Preston and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 47 min.

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What companies run services between Blackpool, England and Derby, England?

National Express operates a bus from Blackpool to Derby twice a week. Tickets cost $13 - $17 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Blackpool to Derby via Preston and Crewe in around 3 h 47 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Preston to Crewe
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackpool North to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com

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