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There are 4 ways to get from Cheltenham to Derbyshire by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 50m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Matlock

$58 - $87

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Bus  •  4h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Darley Dale, Whitworth Institute

$18 - $30

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3h 8m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Darley Dale, Whitworth Institute Transpeak / ...

$54 - $85

Drive  •  2h 4m

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Derbyshire 113 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Derbyshire is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Derbyshire is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Derbyshire. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Darley Dale, Whitworth Institute via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Derbyshire. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Matlock via Derby. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 50m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Derbyshire is 90 miles. The road distance is 113 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Derbyshire without a car is to train which takes 2h 50m and costs £40 - £70.

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It takes approximately 2h 50m to get from Cheltenham to Derbyshire, including transfers.

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Cheltenham to Derbyshire bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cheltenham station.

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Cheltenham to Derbyshire train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cheltenham Spa station.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Derbyshire is to train which takes 2h 50m and costs £40 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £24 and takes 4h 43m.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Derbyshire.
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  • Distance: 90.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 50m

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and Derbyshire, England?

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Derbyshire via Derby in around 2h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Derbyshire via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Derby, and Derby, Bus Station in around 4h 43m.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Matlock
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $16
Bus operators
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Darley Dale, Whitworth Institute
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Darley Dale, Whitworth Institute
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.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 Cheltenham to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Derby
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express

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Cheltenham to Derbyshire bus services, operated by High Peak, arrive at Darley Dale, Whitworth Institute station.

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Cheltenham to Derbyshire train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Matlock station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Derbyshire is 113 miles. It takes approximately 2h 4m to drive from Cheltenham to Derbyshire.

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