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There are 4 ways to get from Keele University to University of Derby by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 25 bus, train  •  3h 3m

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Keele, Darwin Building to Stoke-on-Trent station 25
  2. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Derby

£24 - £40

Cheapest option

Line 25 bus, bus  •  5h 28m

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Keele, Darwin Building to Hanley, Bus Station 25
  2. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station to Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station Kf
  3. Take the bus from Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station to Markeaton, Park Entrance Swi

£9 - £13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Keele University to University of Derby 38.9 miles

£80 - £100

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Keele University to University of Derby 38.9 miles

£6 - £9

Keele University to University of Derby by walk, bus and train

The journey time between Keele University and University of Derby is around 3h 55m and covers a distance of around 46 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 8m. Services are operated by First, East Midlands Railways, Notts & Derby and others. Typically 29 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 55m
Fastest journey time:
2h 8m
Journey distance:
46 miles
Services per week:
29
Cheapest price:
£29
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:47
Last service departs at:
22:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Keele University to University of Derby walk, bus and train schedules

Keele University → University of Derby
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The cheapest way to get from Keele University to University of Derby is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Keele University to University of Derby is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Keele University to University of Derby. However, there are services departing from Keele, Darwin Building and arriving at Markeaton, Park Entrance via Hanley, Bus Station and Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 28m.

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The distance between Keele University and University of Derby is 33 miles. The road distance is 38.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Keele University to University of Derby without a car is to line 25 bus and train which takes 3h 3m and costs £24 - £40.

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It takes approximately 3h 3m to get from Keele University to University of Derby, including transfers.

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Keele University to University of Derby bus services, operated by First, depart from Keele, Darwin Building station.

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Keele University to University of Derby bus services, operated by Trent Barton, arrive at Markeaton, Park Entrance station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Keele University to University of Derby is 39 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Keele University to University of Derby.

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Map of how to get from Keele University to University of Derby.
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  • Distance: 32.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 3m

What companies run services between Keele University, England and University of Derby, England?

You can take a bus from Keele University to University of Derby via Keele, Darwin Building, Hanley, Bus Station, Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station, and Markeaton, Park Entrance in around 5h 28m.

Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Derby
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£19 - £28
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £22
Off-Peak Single
£14 - £21
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£19 - £28
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Keele, Darwin Building to Stoke-on-Trent station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
First
Bus from Keele, Darwin Building to Hanley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
First
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station to Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Keele University to University of Derby
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
£80 - £100
Stoke Station Taxis
Phone
+44 7980744 952
Lucky Seven Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 33 33 33
Website
luckyseventaxis.co.uk
City Cabs Stoke
Phone
+44 1782 88 88 88
Website
citycabsstoke.com
A1 Embassy Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 222 222
Website
a1embassy.com

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