There are 4 ways to get from Derby to Castle Donington by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Derby to Long Eaton
  2. Take the bus from Sawley, The Bell to Castle Donington, Bus Station Skylink Nottingham

$6 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Castle Donington, Bus Station Skylink Leicester Derby

$3 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Derby to Castle Donington 11.5 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Derby to Castle Donington 11.5 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Derby to Castle Donington is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Derby to Castle Donington is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 14 min.

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The distance between Derby and Castle Donington is 8 miles. The road distance is 11.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 21 min to get from Derby to Castle Donington, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Derby, Bus Station station and arriving at Castle Donington, Bus Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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The nearest airport to Castle Donington is East Midlands (EMA) Airport which is 1.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include Birmingham (BHX) (31.7 miles), Manchester (MAN) (53.3 miles), Liverpool (LPL) (72 miles) and London Luton (LTN) (78.4 miles).

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Derby to Castle Donington bus services, operated by Kinchbus, arrive at St Margaret's Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Derby to Castle Donington.
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  • Distance: 8 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

What companies run services between Derby, England and Castle Donington, England?

Kinchbus operates a bus from Derby to Castle Donington every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 32 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$1 - $3
Off-Peak Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Single
$5 - $8
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Sawley, The Bell to Castle Donington, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Castle Donington, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Derby to Castle Donington
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500

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