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from Derby to Edinburgh

You can get from Derby to Edinburgh by train, bus or flight.

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19 Oct
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20 Oct
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21 Oct
£67Cross Country
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22 Oct
£146Cross Country
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23 Oct
£78London North Eastern Railway
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24 Oct
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25 Oct
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26 Oct
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27 Oct
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28 Oct
£64Cross Country
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29 Oct
£94Cross Country
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30 Oct
£78Cross Country
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1 Nov
£78Cross Country
£31easyJet
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2 Nov
£65Cross Country
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4 Nov
£64Cross Country
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5 Nov
£77Cross Country
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6 Nov
£78Cross Country
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7 Nov
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Travel Information to Edinburgh from Derby

distanceDistance219 miles (354 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£35 - £66
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £35 • 1 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £35 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet or London North Eastern Railway

Travel 219 miles (354 km) by flight or train between Derby and Edinburgh. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £35. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are easyJet or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Derby to Edinburgh.

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Travel from Derby to Edinburgh
Travel to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh.
FAQs
How do you get from Derby to Edinburgh?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Derby and Edinburgh. You can take a flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Derby to Edinburgh?

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Derby to Edinburgh. Tickets for a flight cost on average £35.

This is compared to other travel options to Edinburgh:

A flight is about £31 less than a train, which costs on average £66 for this route.

What is the fastest way from Derby to Edinburgh?

The quickest way to travel to Edinburgh from Derby is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Edinburgh by train can take on average 4 h 17 min.

How many miles are between Derby and Edinburgh

Edinburgh is approximately 219 miles (354 km) away from Derby.

How many services a day are there from Derby to Edinburgh?

The average frequency per day from Derby to Edinburgh is:

  • 16 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Derby and in Edinburgh?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Derby to Edinburgh:

  • Most travellers board their train from Derby and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Derby to Edinburgh?

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

  • You can travel by plane between Derby and Edinburgh with easyJet, and you can find easyJet Derby to Edinburgh tickets for £35 on Omio.
  • You can travel by train between Derby and Edinburgh with London North Eastern Railway, and you can find London North Eastern Railway Derby to Edinburgh tickets for £66 on Omio.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Derby to Edinburgh?
Looking to extend your trip from Derby to Edinburgh? Many Omio customers who go from Derby to Edinburgh usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Glasgow or Manchester. If you're looking to explore London, Glasgow or Manchester from Edinburgh, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I book my Derby to Edinburgh ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip between Derby and Edinburgh, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing £35 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £66 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Edinburgh from Derby online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.