Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY) train

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Cheap train tickets from Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY)

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cross Country
14:152h45
Reading station (RDG)
17:00Derby station (DBY)
£991One-way
0 changes

Train timetableReading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 23 June
Cross Country
14:152h45
Reading station (RDG)
17:00Derby station (DBY)
0 changes

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Train times from Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY)

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 45 m

Average

2 h 45 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

166 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Reading station (RDG) for Derby station (DBY) every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
14:152h45
Reading station (RDG)
17:00Derby station (DBY)
£991One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY)

distanceDistance102 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price£81 (€91)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY) cover the 102 miles long route taking on average 2 h 21 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or East Midlands Trains. 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 £45, but the average price of train tickets is £81. Travellers depart most frequently from Reading and arrive in Derby.

Train providers: CrossCountry and East Midlands Trains trains Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY)

For as little as £45 you can travel by train from Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY) with CrossCountry and East Midlands Trains. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains to Derby station (DBY) from Reading station (RDG). 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 Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY) train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 21 min
  • Cheapest Price: £53
  • CrossCountry frequency: 12 a day

FAQs: Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY) 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 Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY).
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Cheap train tickets from Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY) can start from as little as £45 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY) is £81; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY) is on average 2 h 21 min   for the 102 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY) leaves at 05: 45. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY) leaves at 14: 43.
Yes, there are 3 direct trains a day from Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY) with CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Derby station (DBY). Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY).
For the trip from Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY) you can take a train with CrossCountry or East Midlands Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Reading station (RDG) and Derby station (DBY) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Reading, which is located around 0.2 miles (417 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Derby, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Derby station (DBY) from Reading station (RDG) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 21 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY) by train is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Reading station (RDG) to Derby station (DBY) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from Reading

Distance from Reading to city center
Distance from Reading to city center
0.2 miles (417 m)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the North side of the station
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
1st Reading Van Hire | Rabbit Vehicle Hire
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: platforms can be reached via lift and bridge, ticket office is step free. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible public telephones: Accessible low-level Pay Phone is available at the station main concourse. Please request staff assistance if you need to. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxi are available at the station entrance. Please request staff assistance if you need to. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Accessible ticket machines are located at the station entrance by the ticket office and at the car park. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

Trains arriving to Derby

Distance from Derby to city center
Distance from Derby to city center
1 mile (1.6 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: From the rear of the station, at the Pride Park exit
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Category A step free station. This station has step free access. There are lifts to all platforms. There is a subway to platforms 2, 3, 4 and 5. Platforms 6 and 7 are accessed by lift only. This station has tactile paving at the edges of all platforms and at the foot and top of stairwells. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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