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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 33 min

$40 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. National Express

$11 - $16

2 alternative options

Train via Nottingham  •  3 h 31 min

$24 - $97

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. 96.6 miles

$20 - $30

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 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Derby to Skegness twice a week. Tickets cost $11 - $16 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 - $65
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $30
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Train from Nottingham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $27
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Derby and Skegness is 124 km. The road distance is 155 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Derby to Skegness is to drive which takes 1 h 55 min and costs £15 - £23.

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.

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.

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