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Overview: Train from Glasgow to Derby

distanceDistance231 miles (373 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 43 min
priceAverage train ticket price£48 (€55)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast

Trains from Glasgow to Derby cover the 231 miles (373 km) long route taking on average 4 h 43 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £36, but the average price of train tickets is £48. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Derby.

Travel Tips: Trains from Glasgow to Derby

Travel by train 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 Glasgow to Derby.
FAQs

How much does a cheap train to Derby from Glasgow cost?

You can find a cheap train from Glasgow to Derby for some dates and times for as low as £36  one way in the next 7 days.

What is the average price of train tickets to Derby from Glasgow?

If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Glasgow to Derby train to cost on average £48  one way.

What is the distance from Glasgow to Derby by train?

The train distance from Glasgow to Derby is around 231 miles (373 km).

How long does it take from Glasgow to Derby by train?

The train time to Derby from Glasgow is on average 4 h 43 min  for the 231 miles (373 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Glasgow and Derby by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When travelling by train from Glasgow to Derby, which train station in Glasgow do I depart from and which train station in Derby do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Glasgow Central   to Derby.

Where do I find the Glasgow train station to Derby? Where is the Derby train station?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Glasgow Central and need to travel around 0.5 miles (757 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Derby most often arrive at Derby and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from this train station to the city centre.

Which train providers should I travel with from Glasgow to Derby?

If you're looking for trains from Glasgow to Derby, you can rely on Avanti West Coast to get you to Derby. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Glasgow to Derby trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services are there from Glasgow to Derby a day?

The average number of trains departing Glasgow for Derby is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When is the earliest train from Glasgow to Derby? When is the last train from Glasgow to Derby?

The earliest train for this trip departs from Glasgow at 08: 36. The last train leaves from Glasgow at 10: 40. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Glasgow to Derby and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How early should I buy train tickets from Glasgow to Derby to score 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 trip and save money. If you book train tickets to Derby from Glasgow within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £48 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Glasgow to Derby a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Glasgow
Derby
The major railway station for departures from Glasgow is Glasgow Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Glasgow Central for your trip between Glasgow and Derby.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Glasgow Central
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper