There are 3 ways to get from Derby to Reading by train, bus or car
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What companies run services between Derby, England and Reading, England?
CrossCountry operates a train from Derby to Reading hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $110 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, New Bharat Coaches operates a bus from Derby to Reading once daily. Tickets cost $42 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.
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Train from Derby to Reading
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 10 min
- Estimated price
- $65 - $110
- Advanced Single
- $40 - $65
- Anytime Single
- $65 - $110
- Off-Peak Single
- $60 - $95
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Derby and Reading is 167 km. The road distance is 207 km.
The cheapest way to get from Derby to Reading is to drive which costs £20 - £29 and takes 2 h 18 min.
The quickest way to get from Derby to Reading is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs £50 - £75.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Derby and arriving at Reading. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.
The train from Derby to Reading takes 2 h 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.