There are 4 ways to get from Nottingham to Burton upon Trent by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Burton-on-Trent

$30 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street (West End Arcade) to Derby, Bus Station Red Arrow
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane) to Burton upon Trent, Railway Station (Rail Station) X38

$5 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nottingham to Burton upon Trent 26.7 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Burton upon Trent 26.7 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Burton upon Trent is to bus which costs £4 - £6 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nottingham to Burton upon Trent is to train which costs £23 - £40 and takes 33 min.

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The distance between Nottingham and Burton upon Trent is 23 miles. The road distance is 26.7 miles.

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The train from Nottingham to Burton-on-Trent takes 33 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nottingham to Burton upon Trent station. However, there are services departing from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street (West End Arcade) and arriving at Burton upon Trent, Railway Station (Rail Station) via Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nottingham and arriving at Burton-on-Trent. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Nottingham to Burton upon Trent.
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  • Distance: 23 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

What companies run services between Nottingham, England and Burton upon Trent, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Nottingham to Burton upon Trent hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nottingham to Burton upon Trent via Derby, Bus Station and Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane) in around 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street (West End Arcade) to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane) to Burton upon Trent, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane) to Burton upon Trent, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Nottingham to Burton upon Trent
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500

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