There are 4 ways to get from Burton upon Trent to Nottingham by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Burton-on-Trent to Nottingham

$30 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Burton upon Trent, High Street to Derby, The Strand (St James Street) X38
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street (Sun Valley) Red Arrow

$7 - $24

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Burton upon Trent to Nottingham 27 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Burton upon Trent to Nottingham 27 miles

$5 - $9

What companies run services between Burton upon Trent, England and Nottingham, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Burton upon Trent to Nottingham hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Burton upon Trent to Nottingham via Derby, The Strand (St James Street) and Derby, Bus Station in around 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Burton upon Trent, High Street to Derby, The Strand (St James Street)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street (Sun Valley)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Arriva Derby
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Burton upon Trent, High Street to Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Burton upon Trent, High Street to Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Burton upon Trent to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Burton upon Trent to Nottingham?

The distance between Burton upon Trent and Nottingham is 37 km. The road distance is 43 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Burton upon Trent to Nottingham?

The cheapest way to get from Burton upon Trent to Nottingham is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 34 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Burton upon Trent to Nottingham?

The quickest way to get from Burton upon Trent to Nottingham is to taxi which takes 34 min and costs £95 - £120.

Is there a direct train between Burton upon Trent and Nottingham?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Burton-on-Trent and arriving at Nottingham. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

Is there a direct bus between Burton upon Trent and Nottingham?

No, there is no direct bus from Burton upon Trent to Nottingham. However, there are services departing from Burton upon Trent, High Street and arriving at Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street (Sun Valley) via Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

How long does it take to get from Burton upon Trent to Nottingham?

The train from Burton-on-Trent to Nottingham takes 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.