There are 4 ways to get from Bury St Edmunds to Derby by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Ely to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Derby

$71 - $112

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Bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge Parkside A14
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Derby, Siddals Road (Copeland Street)

$22 - $31

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from The Guineas Bus Station to Ely Railway Station 12
  2. Take the train from Ely to Nottingham

$53 - $75

Drive  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Bury St Edmunds to Derby 135.2 miles

$29 - $45

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No, there is no direct bus from Bury St Edmunds to Derby. However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at Derby, Siddals Road (Copeland Street) via Cambridge Parkside and St Margaret's Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bury St Edmunds to Derby. However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at Derby via Ely and Leicester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 31 min.

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The distance between Bury St Edmunds and Derby is 104 miles. The road distance is 135.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Derby without a car is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Bury St Edmunds to Derby, including transfers.

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Bury St Edmunds to Derby bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bury St Edmunds station.

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Bury St Edmunds to Derby train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Ely station.

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The best way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Derby is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 54 min.

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Bury St Edmunds to Derby bus services, operated by Kinchbus, arrive at Derby, Siddals Road (Copeland Street) station.

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Bury St Edmunds to Derby train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Derby station.

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Map of how to get from Bury St Edmunds to Derby.
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  • Distance: 103.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

What companies run services between Bury St Edmunds, England and Derby, England?

You can take a train from Bury St Edmunds to Derby via Ely and Leicester in around 3 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bury St Edmunds to Derby via Cambridge Parkside, Leicester St Margarets Bus Station, and St Margaret's Bus Station in around 5 h 54 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Derby
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Train from Ely to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $27
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from The Guineas Bus Station to Ely Railway Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Big Green Bus Company
Website
biggreenbus.co.uk
Bus from The Guineas Bus Station to Ely Railway Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
biggreenbus.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 Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge Parkside to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Suffolk Norse
Website
suffolknorse.co.uk
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
suffolknorse.co.uk
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Derby, Siddals Road (Copeland Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Bury St Edmunds to Derby is 135 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to drive from Bury St Edmunds to Derby.

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