Derby to Birmingham coach

Cheap bus tickets from Derby to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 30 Jun

Cheapest

£15

Average

£17

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

National Express
14:10Derby3h15 17:25Birmingham
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£151One-way
National Express
12:10Derby4h10 16:20Birmingham
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£171One-way
National Express
16:40Derby4h05 20:45Birmingham
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£181One-way

Bus Timetable Derby to Birmingham

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National Express
12:10Derby4h10 16:20Birmingham
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National Express
14:10Derby3h15 17:25Birmingham
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National Express
16:40Derby4h05 20:45Birmingham
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Bus times from Derby to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 30 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 15 m

Average

3 h 50 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

57 km

Of the 3 buses that leave Derby for Birmingham every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

National Express
14:10Derby3h15 17:25Birmingham
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£151One-way
National Express
16:40Derby4h05 20:45Birmingham
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£181One-way
National Express
12:10Derby4h10 16:20Birmingham
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£171One-way

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Overview: Coach from Derby to Birmingham

distanceDistance35 miles (56 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h 5 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£14 (€16)
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesBus or National Express

Coaches from Derby to Birmingham cover the 35 miles (56 km) long route taking on average 3 h 5 min with our travel partners like Bus or National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £13, but the average price of coach tickets is £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Derby and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

Coach companies: National Express Derby to Birmingham

Find the best coaches from Derby to Birmingham with Omio's travel partners National Express from £13. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach to Birmingham from Derby, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: £13

Buses from Derby to Birmingham: Journey Details

Birmingham lies just 57 kilometres south west of Derby and regular bus services provide a fast and comfortable way to travel between the two Midlands cities. National Express operates 6 daily buses from Derby to Birmingham with the first leaving at 7:00 a.m. and the last at 8:00 p.m. Most are direct with a travel time of 65 minutes. The 7:00 a.m. service involves a change of coach at Manchester for an overall journey time of around 3 hours. Most are non-stop, one calls at Lichfield.

Taking the Bus from Derby

Buses to Birmingham depart from Derby Bus Station on Morledge. Frequent local bus services operated by Arriva Midland, Trent Barton, Your Bus, and Notts and Derby run to the station from the around the city and the surrounding area. Passengers can also travel from Derby Rail Station to Derby Bus Station by shuttle bus (service RL1). It runs every 15 minutes between 6 a.m. and 9 p.m. from Monday to Saturday.

Getting into Birmingham by Bus

Once a smoky Midlands industrial town, today’s Birmingham has been transformed into a thriving modern metropolis with a rare range of shopping, cultural, dining and nightlife options. Brum is also a fine jumping off point to explore the charms of the West Midlands such as the Shropshire Hills. Buses from Derby to Birmingham arrive at Birmingham Coach Station on Mill Lane in the Digbeth area of the city. As the headquarters of National Express, it’s a major interchange hub offering onward coach connections to anywhere in the country. Passengers can continue to local destinations on buses operated by Arriva West Midlands. Mill Lane is also around 650 metres from the Moor Street Railway Station.

Travel Tips: Coach to Birmingham from Derby

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FAQs
You can find a cheap coach from Derby to Birmingham for some dates and times for as low as £13  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Derby to Birmingham coach prices are on average £14  one way.
The distance to Birmingham from Derby by coach is approximately 35 miles (56 km).
The Derby to Birmingham coach duration is on average 3 h 5 min, which is to be expected when travelling 35 miles (56 km) to Birmingham from Derby. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

When departing from Derby, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Derby, Derby, Bus Station and Derby, Railway Station (Stop S1). When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your journey in coach stations like Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge and Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13).

Omio customers book a coach from Derby   to Birmingham, Coach Station   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board their coach most frequently from Derby and travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Birmingham, Coach Station and need to travel approximately 2.2 miles (3.6 km) from the coach station to the city centre in Birmingham.

When taking a coach from Derby to Birmingham, you can count on Bus or National Express for the best way to get you to Birmingham. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to Birmingham from Derby and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
The earliest coach departing from Derby to Birmingham leaves at 05: 40. The last coach departing from Derby to Birmingham leaves at 16: 40. You can find the latest Derby to Birmingham coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you buy a coach ticket between Derby and Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £14 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets from Derby to Birmingham are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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