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There are 5 ways to get from Castle Donington to Burton upon Trent by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train via Derby  •  59 min

  1. Take the bus from Castle Donington, Bus Station to Derby, Railway Station Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Burton-on-Trent

$29 - $44

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Bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Castle Donington, Bus Station to Derby, Bus Station Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Burton upon Trent, Railway Station V1 - the villager

$7 - $8

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Castle Donington, The Lamb to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road my15 / ...
  2. Take the train from Long Eaton to Burton-on-Trent

$31 - $48

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Castle Donington to Burton upon Trent 17.5 miles

$85 - $100

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Castle Donington to Burton upon Trent 17.5 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Castle Donington to Burton upon Trent is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Castle Donington to Burton upon Trent is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Castle Donington station to Burton upon Trent station. However, there are services departing from Castle Donington, Bus Station and arriving at Burton upon Trent, Railway Station via Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between Castle Donington and Burton upon Trent is 13 miles. The road distance is 17.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Castle Donington to Burton upon Trent without a car is to bus and train which takes 59 min and costs £22 - £35.

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Castle Donington to Burton upon Trent, including transfers.

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Castle Donington to Burton upon Trent bus services, operated by Kinchbus, arrive at Castle Donington, Bus Station.

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Castle Donington to Burton upon Trent bus services, operated by Trent Barton, arrive at Burton upon Trent, Railway Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Castle Donington to Burton upon Trent is 18 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Castle Donington to Burton upon Trent.

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There are 301+ hotels available in Burton upon Trent. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Castle Donington to Burton upon Trent.
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  • Distance: 12.9 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

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

You can take a bus from Castle Donington to Burton upon Trent via Derby, Bus Station in around 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Burton-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $30
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $15
Train from Long Eaton to Burton-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $19
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Castle Donington, Bus Station to Derby, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Castle Donington, Bus Station to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Castle Donington, The Lamb to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Burton upon Trent, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Castle Donington to Burton upon Trent
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 116 255 5111
Website
abc-taxis-leicester.co.uk
Swift Fox Cabs
Phone
+44 116 262 8222

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