There are 5 ways to get from Lichfield to Derby by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Lichfield City to Derby

$30 - $45

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Bus National Express  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from Lichfield to Derby National Express

$6 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus Midland Classic  •  59 min

  1. Take the bus from Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station to Burton upon Trent, Octagon Centre X12 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Burton upon Trent, High Street to Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane) X38 / ...

$8 - $26

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lichfield to Derby 23.9 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Lichfield to Derby 23.9 miles

$5 - $8

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lichfield and arriving at Derby. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lichfield City and arriving at Derby. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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The distance between Lichfield and Derby is 22 miles. The road distance is 23.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Lichfield to Derby without a car is to train which takes 32 min and costs .

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The train from Lichfield City to Derby takes 32 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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

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Lichfield to Derby train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Lichfield City station.

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The best way to get from Lichfield to Derby is to train which takes 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 35 min.

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Lichfield to Derby bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Derby station.

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Lichfield to Derby train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Derby station.

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Map of how to get from Lichfield to Derby.
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  • Distance: 22.3 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Lichfield to Derby once a week. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Lichfield to Derby twice daily. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Lichfield to Derby
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Midland Classic
Phone
+44 1283 500228
Email
info@midlandclassic.com
Website
midlandclassic.com
Bus from Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station to Burton upon Trent, Octagon Centre
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
midlandclassic.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Burton upon Trent, High Street to Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva Derby
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Burton upon Trent, High Street to Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Burton upon Trent, New Street to Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Lichfield to Derby
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Lichfield to Derby is 24 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Lichfield to Derby.

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