How to get to Dover from Derby

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from Derby to Dover

How to get to Dover from Derby by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Derby to Dover is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information between Derby and Dover

distanceDistance171 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£19 - £99
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £19 • 7 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £99 • 3 h 3 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or East Midlands Trains

Take a coach or train to travel 171 miles between Derby and Dover. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or East Midlands Trains among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Derby to Dover.

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Find the best route between Derby and Dover with Omio's travel partners National Express! You'll find the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance travel provider operating over 550 travel per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates travel services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express travel have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most travel come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your travel to Dover from Derby, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    FAQs: Derby to Dover

    FAQs: Travel to Dover 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 Dover.

    There are 2 travel options to Dover from Derby. You can take a coach or train.

    The cheapest way to go to Dover from Derby is by taking a coach, which costs on average £19.

    This is compared to other ways of getting from Derby to Dover:

    A coach is £80 less than a train with an average ticket price of £99 from Derby to Dover.

    The fastest way from Derby to Dover is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 3 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Dover that take longer:

    Taking a coach requires on average 7 h 50 min of travel time.

    You should expect to travel around 171 miles from Derby to Dover.

    The average frequency per day from Derby to Dover is:

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Derby to Dover as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Derby to Dover:

      • Coaches from Derby to Dover most often leave from Derby, Railway Station (Stop S1) and arrive in Dover, Pencester Road (Town Centre).
      • Trains from Derby to Dover most often leave from Derby and arrive in Dover Priory.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Derby to Dover:

      • You can take a coach from Derby to Dover with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for £19 with National Express from Derby to Dover.
      • You can go to Dover from Derby by train with East Midlands Trains. You'll see cheap train tickets for £99 with East Midlands Trains from Derby to Dover on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Derby to Dover with the following travel companies:

      • You can take a direct coach with.
      • You can take a direct train with.

      Direct services to Dover tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

      Your journey from Derby to Dover doesn't have to end in Dover. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Calais, Paris, Canterbury or Amsterdam. If you’d like to add London, Calais, Paris, Canterbury or Amsterdam to your Derby to Dover trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Dover today!

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