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

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  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Spalding

$41 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to St Margaret's Bus Station Sb
  2. Take the bus from Leicester to Peterborough
  3. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 16) to Spalding, Chancery Court

$23 - $34

2 alternative options

Train via Leicester  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Derby to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Peterborough

$58 - $100

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Derby to Spalding 72.4 miles

$15 - $23

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

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Derby to Spalding twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Derby to Spalding via St Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Peterborough, and Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 16) in around 5 h 15 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Spalding
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $24
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Train from Derby to Leicester
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $30
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
New Bharat Coaches
Website
newbharat.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Morledge (Bus Station) to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
newbharat.co.uk
Stagecoach in Peterborough
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 16) to Spalding, Chancery Court
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Derby to Spalding?

The distance between Derby and Spalding is 90 km. The road distance is 116 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Derby to Spalding?

The cheapest way to get from Derby to Spalding is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 25 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Derby to Spalding?

The quickest way to get from Derby to Spalding is to drive which takes 1 h 25 min and costs £11 - £16.

Is there a direct train between Derby and Spalding?

No, there is no direct train from Derby to Spalding. However, there are services departing from Derby and arriving at Spalding via Nottingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 4 min.

Is there a direct bus between Derby and Spalding?

No, there is no direct bus from Derby to Spalding. However, there are services departing from Derby, Bus Station and arriving at Spalding, Chancery Court via Leicester and Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 16). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from Derby to Spalding?

It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Derby to Spalding, including transfers.