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Train Information between Derby and York

distanceDistance73 miles (117 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price£22 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Derby to York cover the 73 miles (117 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 45 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £22, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £20. Travellers depart most frequently from Derby and arrive in York.

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Train from Derby to York with CrossCountry

You can travel by train from Derby to York with CrossCountry for as low as £20. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.


CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Derby and York you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train from Derby to York, check Omio for CrossCountry trains offering this journey. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 73 miles (117 km) journey between Derby and York, Omio makes it easier than ever to find CrossCountry trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Derby and York as well as relevant ticket information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and book your CrossCountry train on Omio. If you search for trains from Derby to York in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. With prices for CrossCountry trains from Derby to York starting at £20, buy your official CrossCountry tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

Derby to York train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 37 min
  • Average Price: £20
  • CrossCountry frequency: 12 a day

These are CrossCountry 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Derby and York:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Derby to York
Travel by train to York 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 Derby to York.
What is the price of the cheapest train to York from Derby?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Derby and York for the next 7 days starting from £20  one way.
What is the average cost of a train from Derby to York?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Derby to York train price to come in at an average of £22  one way.
How far is it from Derby to York by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Derby to York via train to be approximately 73 miles (117 km).
How long is the train from Derby to York?
On average the train from Derby to York duration is 1 h 45 min  for the 73 miles (117 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from Derby to York, which train station in Derby do I depart from and which train station in York do I arrive in?

Omio customers book a train from Derby   to York   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Derby? Where is the train station in York?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Derby, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at York, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

Which train companies can take me between Derby and York?
For the journey from Derby to York you can take a train with Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Derby to York on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services per day are there from Derby to York?
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Derby to York. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Derby to York? When does the last train depart from Derby to York?
If you prefer early morning trains from Derby to York, the first train leaves at 08: 45. If you prefer late night trains from Derby to York, the last train of the day leaves at 11: 45. Omio shows you the latest train from Derby to York timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I book train tickets to York from Derby for the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets between Derby and York within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £22 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Derby to York a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Derby is Derby. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Derby for your trip from Derby to York.