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

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 35 min

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

$65 - $112

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Derby National Express / ...

$29 - $37

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Leicester
  3. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Derby, Bus Station

$72 - $117

Drive  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Bury St Edmunds to Derby 135.2 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Derby is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Derby is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 14 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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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Bury St Edmunds to Derby, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bury St Edmunds station to Derby. However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station and arriving at Derby via The Guineas Bus Station, Cambridge Parkside and Leicester St Margarets Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 42 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 35 min.

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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 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bury St Edmunds to Derby via The Guineas Bus Station, Drummer St Bus Station, Cambridge Parkside, and Leicester St Margarets Bus Station in around 6 h 42 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Leicester
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Train from Cambridge to Leicester
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
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
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
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 Cambridge Parkside to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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