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

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Train  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Derby to Skegness

$40 - $60

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Bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Derby to Skegness National Express

$11 - $15

2 alternative options

Train via Nottingham  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Skegness

$40 - $96

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Derby to Skegness 96.6 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Derby to Skegness is to bus which costs £8 - £12 and takes 2 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Derby to Skegness is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Derby and arriving at Skegness. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Derby and arriving at Skegness. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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The distance between Derby and Skegness is 77 miles. The road distance is 96.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Derby to Skegness without a car is to train which takes 2 h 33 min and costs £30 - £50.

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The train from Derby to Skegness takes 2 h 33 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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

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Derby to Skegness train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Derby station.

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The best way to get from Derby to Skegness is to train which takes 2 h 33 min and costs £30 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £12 and takes 2 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Derby to Skegness.
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  • Distance: 77.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 33 min

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

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Derby to Skegness once a week. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Derby to Skegness twice a week. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Skegness
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Train from Nottingham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
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Derby to Skegness bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Skegness station.

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Derby to Skegness train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Skegness station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Derby to Skegness is 97 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to drive from Derby to Skegness.

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The nearest airport to Skegness is Humberside (HUY) Airport which is 41.7 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Stansted (STN) (87.2 miles), London Luton (LTN) (92.9 miles), Birmingham (BHX) (99.3 miles) and Manchester (MAN) (109.7 miles).

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There are 383+ hotels available in Skegness. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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