Sheffield to Derby train

Tue, 18 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Sheffield to Derby

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
East Midlands Railway
09:000h31
Sheffield station (SHF)
09:31Derby station (DBY)
£81One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
09:370h30
Sheffield station (SHF)
10:07Derby station (DBY)
£101One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:370h30
Sheffield station (SHF)
09:07Derby station (DBY)
£111One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:560h30
Sheffield station (SHF)
10:26Derby station (DBY)
£181One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:230h27
Sheffield station (SHF)
08:50Derby station (DBY)
£311One-way
0 changes

Train timetableSheffield to Derby

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 18 June
Cross Country
08:230h27
Sheffield station (SHF)
08:50Derby station (DBY)
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:370h30
Sheffield station (SHF)
09:07Derby station (DBY)
0 changes
Cross Country
08:560h30
Sheffield station (SHF)
09:26Derby station (DBY)
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
09:000h31
Sheffield station (SHF)
09:31Derby station (DBY)
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
09:370h30
Sheffield station (SHF)
10:07Derby station (DBY)
0 changes
Cross Country
09:560h30
Sheffield station (SHF)
10:26Derby station (DBY)
0 changes

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Train times from Sheffield to Derby

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Fastest Journey

27 m

Average

29 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

51 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Sheffield for Derby every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Cross Country
08:230h27
Sheffield station (SHF)
08:50Derby station (DBY)
£311One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
09:370h30
Sheffield station (SHF)
10:07Derby station (DBY)
£101One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:560h30
Sheffield station (SHF)
10:26Derby station (DBY)
£181One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:560h30
Sheffield station (SHF)
09:26Derby station (DBY)
£341One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:370h30
Sheffield station (SHF)
09:07Derby station (DBY)
£111One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Sheffield to Derby

distanceDistance32 miles
durationAverage train duration29 min
priceAverage train ticket price£7 (€8)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Midlands Trains, CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Sheffield to Derby cover the 32 miles long journey taking on average 29 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains, CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £7, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £3. Travellers depart most frequently from Sheffield and arrive in Derby.

Train companies: East Midlands Trains, CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) trains Sheffield to Derby

Buy your official East Midlands Trains, CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) train tickets to Derby from Sheffield from £6 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operator in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The train provider operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

FAQs: Sheffield to Derby train

FAQs: Travel by train from Sheffield 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 Sheffield to Derby.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Sheffield to Derby can start from as little as £3 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Sheffield to Derby is £7; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Sheffield and Derby is on average 29 min   for the 32 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Derby from Sheffield by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Sheffield to Derby leaves at 04: 56. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Sheffield to Derby leaves at 23: 30.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Sheffield to Derby without having to change trains with East Midlands Trains or CrossCountry. There are 25 direct trains from Sheffield to Derby each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Derby. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Sheffield to Derby.
For the best Sheffield to Derby train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with East Midlands Trains, CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3). However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Sheffield and Derby to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 30.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Sheffield, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 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.

A day trip to Derby from Sheffield is worth doing with a journey time of 29 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Sheffield to Derby is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Derby from Sheffield including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Sheffield and Derby

Sheffield
Derby
The major railway station for departures from Sheffield is Sheffield. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Sheffield for your trip from Sheffield to Derby.
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Phone Number
+44 8704420104
Public transport options for Sheffield
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at Bus Stand E5 or E6 in the Bus station.

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