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There are 8 ways to get from Nottingham to Derby Station by train, bus, night train, taxi, car, rideshare or towncar

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Train  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Derby

$5 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus Yourbus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham, Angel Row A4 to Derby, Bus Station Y5

$1 - $2

6 alternative options

Bus Trent Barton  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street to Derby, Bus Station Red Arrow

$4

Night train  •  18 min

  1. Take the night train from Nottingham to Derby

$5 - $12

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nottingham to Derby Station 15.5 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Derby Station 15.5 miles

$3 - $5

Rideshare  •  49 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nottingham to Derby 16.8 miles

$1 - $4

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Nottingham to Derby Station 15.5 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Derby Station is to bus which costs £1 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nottingham to Derby Station is to night train which costs £4 - £9 and takes 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street and arriving at Derby, Bus Station station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nottingham and arriving at Derby. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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The distance between Nottingham and Derby Station is 13 miles. The road distance is 15.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Derby Station without a car is to train which takes 20 min and costs £4 - £35.

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The train from Nottingham to Derby takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Nottingham to Derby Station bus services, operated by Trent Barton, depart from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street station.

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Nottingham to Derby Station train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Nottingham station.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Derby Station is to train which takes 20 min and costs £4 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 and takes 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Nottingham to Derby Station.
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  • Distance: 13.4 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

What companies run services between Nottingham, England and Derby Station, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Nottingham to Derby Station hourly. Tickets cost $27 - $45 and the journey takes 20 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Trent Barton operates a bus from Nottingham to Derby Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 33 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Derby
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Single
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Yourbus
Phone
01773 714 013
Email
talk@catchyourbus.co.uk
Website
catchyourbus.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham, Angel Row A4 to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
catchyourbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nottingham to Derby
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Nottingham
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Nottingham to Derby Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$26 - $40
UberX
$26 - $40
UberXL
$35 - $50
Taxi from Nottingham to Derby Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500

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Nottingham to Derby Station bus services, operated by Trent Barton, arrive at Derby, Bus Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Nottingham to Derby Station is 16 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Nottingham to Derby Station.

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There are 572+ hotels available in Derby Station. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Nottingham and Derby Station. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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