There are 4 ways to get from Derby to Hythe by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 47m

  1. Take the train from Derby to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Folkestone Central

£78 - £128

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Bus  •  11h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Derby to Dover

£15 - £20

2 alternative options

Bus via London  •  8h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Derby to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury National Express / ...

£17 - £24

Drive  •  3h 20m

  1. Drive from Derby to Hythe 201.9 miles

£30 - £50

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The cheapest way to get from Derby to Hythe is to bus which costs £15 - £21 and takes 11h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Derby to Hythe is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Derby to Hythe. However, there are services departing from Derby and arriving at Hythe, Old Prospect Road via London Victoria Coach Station and Canterbury, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 8m.

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The distance between Derby and Hythe is 169 miles. The road distance is 201.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Derby to Hythe without a car is to train which takes 3h 47m and costs £75 - £130.

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It takes approximately 3h 47m to get from Derby to Hythe, including transfers.

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Derby to Hythe bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Derby station.

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The best way to get from Derby to Hythe is to train which takes 3h 47m and costs £75 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus via London, which costs £17 - £25 and takes 8h 8m.

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Derby to Hythe bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Canterbury station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Derby to Hythe is 202 miles. It takes approximately 3h 20m to drive from Derby to Hythe.

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  • Distance: 169.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 47m

What companies run services between Derby, England and Hythe, Kent, England?

You can take a train from Derby to Hythe via St Pancras International, Folkestone Central, and Folkestone Central station in around 3h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Derby to Hythe via London Victoria Coach Station, Canterbury, and Canterbury, Bus Station in around 8h 8m.

Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £65
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£22 - £35
Off-Peak Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £65
Anytime Single
£65 - £95
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Folkestone Central
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £60
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£30 - £45
1st Class
£40 - £60
Bus operators
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 Derby to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £10
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National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurobus SK
Phone
+421 55 680 73 06
Email
onlinepredaj@eurobus.sk
Website
eurobus.sk
Bus from Derby to Dover
Ave. Duration
9h 54m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Schedules at
eurobus.sk

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