There are 6 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Derby by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Derby

$48 - $68

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Bus via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Derby, Bus Station 230 / ...

$16 - $21

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Derby, Bus Station National Express / ...

$26 - $35

Bus, train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Central Railway Station 99
  2. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Tamworth

$63 - $119

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Derby 100.7 miles

$21 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport to Derby 100.7 miles

$240 - $330

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Airport Bus Station station and arriving at Derby, Bus Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Derby. However, there are services departing from Luton Airport Parkway and arriving at Derby via Leicester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Derby is 86 miles. The road distance is 100.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Derby without a car is to train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Derby, including transfers.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Derby bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Airport Bus Station.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Derby train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Luton Airport Parkway station.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Derby is to train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 20 min.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Derby bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Derby, Bus Station.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Derby train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Derby station.

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Map of how to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Derby.
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  • Distance: 86.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 46 min

What companies run services between London Luton Airport (LTN), England and Derby, England?

You can take a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Derby via Leicester in around 1 h 46 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Derby once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Leicester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Train from Leicester to Derby
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
West Midlands
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
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 Airport Bus Station to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Central Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to Derby
Estimated price
$240 - $330

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Yes, the driving distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) to Derby is 101 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Derby.

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