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

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Bus National Express  •  30 min

  1. Take the bus from Derby to Lichfield National Express

$6 - $10

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Bus Midland Classic  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane) to Burton upon Trent, High Street X38 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Burton upon Trent, New Street to Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station X12 / ...

$9

Train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Derby to Tamworth High Level
  2. Take the train from Tamworth to Lichfield Trent Valley
  3. Take the train from Lichfield Trent Valley High Level to Lichfield City

$34 - $59

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Derby to Lichfield 24.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Derby to Lichfield 24.1 miles

$5 - $8

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Derby and arriving at Lichfield. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Derby to Lichfield. However, there are services departing from Derby and arriving at Lichfield City via Tamworth and Lichfield Trent Valley High Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between Derby and Lichfield is 22 miles. The road distance is 24.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Derby to Lichfield without a car is to bus which takes 30 min and costs .

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The bus from Derby to Lichfield takes 30 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

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Derby to Lichfield train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Derby station.

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The best way to get from Derby to Lichfield is to bus which takes 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 24 min.

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

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Derby to Lichfield train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Lichfield City station.

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Map of how to get from Derby to Lichfield.
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  • Distance: 22.3 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Derby to Lichfield twice daily. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Derby to Lichfield via Tamworth High Level, Tamworth, Lichfield Trent Valley, and Lichfield Trent Valley High Level in around 1 h 24 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Tamworth to Lichfield Trent Valley
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1 - $2
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
Train from Lichfield Trent Valley High Level to Lichfield City
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1
Anytime Day Single
$1
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Tamworth to Lichfield Trent Valley
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
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 Lichfield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane) to Burton upon Trent, High Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Midland Classic
Phone
+44 1283 500228
Email
info@midlandclassic.com
Website
midlandclassic.com
Bus from Burton upon Trent, New Street to Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
midlandclassic.com
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Taxi from Derby to Lichfield
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500

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Yes, the driving distance between Derby to Lichfield is 24 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Derby to Lichfield.

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