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There are 5 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Derby by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 14m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Derby

£38 - £137

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Bus  •  7h 4m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Derby National Express / ...

£18 - £22

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Train via Birmingham  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby

£76 - £287

Drive  •  2h 31m

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Derby 147.1 miles

£22 - £35

Fly, train  •  3h 49m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Manchester (MAN) LCY - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Derby

£137 - £520

London City Airport (LCY) to University of Derby by train, bus and walk

The journey time between London City Airport (LCY) and University of Derby is around 3h 54m and covers a distance of around 142 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 28m. Operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), South Eastern Trains Service, East Midlands Railways and others, the London City Airport (LCY) to University of Derby service departs from London City Airport DLR Station and arrives in University of Derby. Typically 30 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 54m
Fastest journey time:
2h 28m
Services per week:
30
Cheapest price:
£42
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:11
Last service departs at:
23:21

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London City Airport (LCY) to University of Derby train, bus and walk schedules

London City Airport (LCY) → University of Derby
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Derby is to bus which costs £18 - £23 and takes 7h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Derby is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Derby. However, there are services departing from Silvertown, London City Airport and arriving at Allestree, University via Canning Town, Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross, London Victoria Coach Station and Derby, Corporation Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 4m.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and University of Derby is 119 miles. The road distance is 147.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Derby without a car is to train which takes 3h 14m and costs £35 - £140.

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It takes approximately 3h 14m to get from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Derby, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to University of Derby bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Derby is to train which takes 3h 14m and costs £35 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £23 and takes 7h 4m.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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London City Airport (LCY) to University of Derby bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Derby station.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Derby.
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  • Distance: 119.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 14m

What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and University of Derby, England?

East Midlands Railways operates a train from London St Pancras International to Derby hourly. Tickets cost £60 - £90 and the journey takes 1h 40m. Southern Service also services this route once a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Derby every 4 hours. Tickets cost £7 - £10 and the journey takes 4h. FlixBus also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£45 - £220
Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Derby
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £90
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£27 - £50
Off-Peak Single
£50 - £75
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£60 - £90
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £35
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£9 - £23
Off-Peak Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£21 - £35
Train from Sheffield to Derby
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £28
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £22
Off-Peak Single
£14 - £21
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£19 - £28
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£42 - £48
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£42 - £48
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £120
Train from Sheffield to Derby
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
TransPennine Express Service
Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £28
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£16 - £21
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £28
Train from Sheffield to Derby
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£14 - £24
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£14 - £18
Anytime Day 1st Class
£17 - £24
Thameslink
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Derby
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Derby Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to University of Derby is 147 miles. It takes approximately 2h 31m to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Derby.

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British Airways offers flights from London City Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 394+ hotels available in University of Derby. Prices start at £75 per night.

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