There are 7 ways to get from Derby to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  2 h 8 min

$57 - $130

Cheapest option

Bus, line 7 bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Sb
  2. 7

$45 - $48

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. X25

$78 - $111

Bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. National Express / ...

$45 - $60

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. 130.6 miles

$28 - $45

Train, train to Manchester, fly  •  4 h 23 min

  1. MAN - LHR

$97 - $338

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  4 h 10 min

  1. LBA - LHR

$96 - $256

What companies run services between Derby, England and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Derby to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 1 h 27 min. Merseyrail Electrics also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Derby to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Train from Derby to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Derby to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Reading
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Derby to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
RailAir
Website
railair.com
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
railair.com
New Bharat Coaches
Website
newbharat.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Morledge (Bus Station) to Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way)
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
newbharat.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere (Queensmere Shopping Ctr) to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Derby and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 176 km. The road distance is 209 km.

The cheapest way to get from Derby to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Derby to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to train which takes 2 h 8 min and costs £40 - £100.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Derby and arriving at Heathrow Airport London. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to get from Derby to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.