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.
The average ticket from Derby to Birmingham will cost around £ 17 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 14.
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2 h 50 m
3 h 56 m
Buses per day
It's difficult to get from Derby to Birmingham without changing at least once.
|Distance||35 miles (56 km)|
|Average coach duration||3 h 50 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£14 (€16)|
|Coach companies||National Express|
Coaches from Derby to Birmingham cover the 35 miles (56 km) long route taking on average 3 h 50 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £12, but the average price of coach tickets is £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Derby and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.
National Express coaches will get you from Derby to Birmingham from £12. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.
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 between Derby and Birmingham, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
These are National Express 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach between Derby and Birmingham:
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.
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.
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.
When taking the coach to Birmingham from Derby, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Derby, Bus Station, Derby, Railway Station (Stop S1) and Derby. Your trip can end in coach stations such as Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13) and Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Derby and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their coaches from Derby and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to get to this coach station.
Passengers arriving in Birmingham most often arrive at Birmingham, Coach Station and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this coach station to the city centre.
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