There are 5 ways to get from Derby to Grantham by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 23 min

$17 - $59

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  2 h 11 min

  1. i4

$16 - $24

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. 41.3 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  49 min

  1. 41.3 miles

$8 - $13

Uber  •  49 min

  1. 41.3 miles

$65 - $90

What companies run services between Derby, England and Grantham, England?

You can take a train from Derby to Grantham via Nottingham in around 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Single
$10 - $15
Train from Nottingham to Grantham
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Single
$15 - $22
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Nottingham, Friar Lane (Stop 2 from Market Square)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Nottingham
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Derby to Grantham
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$65 - $90
uberX
$65 - $90
uberXL
$85 - $120
Taxi from Derby to Grantham
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Derby and Grantham is 56 km. The road distance is 66 km.

The cheapest way to get from Derby to Grantham is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 49 min.

The quickest way to get from Derby to Grantham is to taxi which takes 49 min and costs £140 - £180.

No, there is no direct train from Derby to Grantham. However, there are services departing from Derby and arriving at Grantham via Nottingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to get from Derby to Grantham, including transfers.