Bristol to Derby train

Tue, 23 Apr
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Cheap train tickets from Bristol to Derby

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Bristol to Derby is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Great Western Railway
08:303h58
Bristol
12:28Derby
£561One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
11:352h04
Bristol
13:39Derby
£1031One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
10:352h06
Bristol
12:41Derby
£1081One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBristol to Derby

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 23 April
Great Western Railway
08:303h58
Bristol
12:28Derby
0 changes
Cross Country
11:352h04
Bristol
13:39Derby
0 changes
Cross Country
10:352h06
Bristol
12:41Derby
0 changes

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Train times from Bristol to Derby

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 4 m

Average

2 h 42 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

180 km

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

Cross Country
11:352h04
Bristol
13:39Derby
£1031One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
10:352h06
Bristol
12:41Derby
£1081One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
08:303h58
Bristol
12:28Derby
£561One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Bristol to Derby

distanceDistance112 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price£63 (€70)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry or Great Western Rail

Trains from Bristol to Derby cover the 112 miles long route taking on average 2 h 4 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £63, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £40. Travellers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Derby.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Great Western Rail trains Bristol to Derby

For as little as £39 you can travel by train from Bristol to Derby with CrossCountry and Great Western Rail. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains from Bristol to Derby. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

CrossCountry from Bristol to Derby train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 1 min
  • Cheapest Price: £39
  • CrossCountry frequency: 13 a day

FAQs: Bristol to Derby train

FAQs: Travel by train from Bristol to Derby easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bristol to Derby.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Bristol to Derby can start from as little as £40 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bristol to Derby is £63; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Bristol to Derby train travel time is 2 h 4 min   for the 112 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bristol to Derby leaves at 06: 15. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bristol to Derby leaves at 20: 35.
There are 16 trains a day from Bristol to Derby which require at least one change with CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the trip from Bristol to Derby you can take a train with CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Derby from Bristol on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 35.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads, which is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Derby, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Bristol to Derby is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Derby from Bristol including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Bristol and Derby

Bristol
Derby
The major railway station for departures from Bristol is Bristol Temple Meads. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bristol Temple Meads for your trip to Derby from Bristol.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Bristol Temple Meads
Bus lines: A1, 1, 2, 8, 39/349/X39, 70, 73, 178, 376
Train lines: CrossCountry, Great Western Main Line, Severn Beach Line
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station front. Alternative: the lower approach road, outside the front of Bristol & Exeter House
Bristol, Airport
Bristol, Napier Road

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