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.
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Of the 6 trains that leave Derby for Birmingham every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||35 miles (56 km)|
|Average train duration||35 min|
|Average train ticket price||£15 (€16)|
|Train frequency||42 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 42 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Cross Country|
Trains from Derby to Birmingham cover the 35 miles (56 km) long route taking on average 35 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 42 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £10, but the average price of train tickets is £15. Travellers depart most frequently from Derby and arrive in Birmingham New Street.
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Derby to Birmingham train information with CrossCountry:
Birmingham has transformed itself in recent years, not only as a desirable tourist location but also as a major shopping destination. As well as boasting world class art galleries and theatres, Birmingham is home to Cadbury World and the historic Jewellery Quarter. The journey between Derby and Birmingham is an easy 1-hour drive, but it is even faster by train provided by CrossCountry Trains. Multiple trains from Derby to Birmingham operate every day, taking just 40 minutes to reach Birmingham New Street Station.
Trains from Derby to Birmingham are operated by Cross Country.
The average journey time is 35 minutes. Although some journeys can last up to 49 minutes.
At a few miles apart, each Derby to Birmingham train is direct.
Fares tend not to fluctuate, however, it is worth booking in advance, as prices rise the closer it gets to the date of departure.
Trains from Derby to Birmingham run throughout the day, from 06:10 a.m in the morning until 22:45 p.m at night, departing four times an hour throughout the day.
All trains from Derby to Birmingham depart from Derby Midland Station. Located just south-east of the city centre, Derby Midland Station is easily accessible either on foot or by public transport. The station is situated on Railway Terrace, which is well connected by a shuttle bus. Which connects passengers from the bus station to the train station every 15-minutes. For drivers, there is a free drop off point and several car parks located at the station, including short and long stay options.
Trains from Derby to Birmingham will arrive at Birmingham New Street Station. The main train station is conveniently situated in the heart of the city, just steps from the Bullring Shopping Centre. To travel around the wider city area, travellers can catch a bus at the bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street or take a taxi from the taxi rank at the Hill Street entrance.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Derby and arriving in Birmingham New Street.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Derby, located approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre of Derby. The most popular arrival train station in Birmingham, called Birmingham New Street, is located around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from its city centre.
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