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from Glasgow to Derby

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

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18 Sep
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£48Avanti West Coast
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£42Avanti West Coast
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Travel Information to Derby from Glasgow

distanceDistance231 miles (373 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£50 - £83
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £50 • 1 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £50 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet or Avanti West Coast

Travel 231 miles (373 km) by flight or train from Glasgow to Derby. 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 £50. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are easyJet or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Glasgow to Derby.

Travel Tips

Travel from Glasgow to Derby
Travel 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.
How do you get from Glasgow to Derby?

There are 2 travel options from Glasgow to Derby: flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Glasgow to Derby?

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Derby. Tickets for a flight cost on average £50.

This is compared to other travel options to Derby:

A flight is about £32 less than a train, which costs on average £83 for this trip.

What is the fastest way from Glasgow to Derby?

The fastest way to get to Derby from Glasgow is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

There are alternative travel options to Derby that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 43 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Glasgow to Derby?

The distance between Glasgow and Derby is around 231 miles (373 km).

How many services a day are there between Glasgow and Derby?

The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Derby is:

  • 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Glasgow and Derby as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Glasgow? Where do I arrive in Derby?

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

  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Glasgow to Derby depart from Glasgow Central to Derby.
Which travel companies can take me from Glasgow to Derby?

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

  • You can go to Derby from Glasgow by plane with easyJet. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £50 with easyJet from Glasgow to Derby on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Glasgow to Derby with Avanti West Coast. Cheap tickets can be found for £83 with Avanti West Coast from Glasgow to Derby.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Glasgow to Derby?
Looking to extend your trip from Glasgow to Derby? Many Omio customers who go from Glasgow to Derby usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Birmingham or Manchester. If you're looking to explore London, Birmingham or Manchester from Derby, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I buy my Glasgow to Derby ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £50 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £83 one way on average.

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


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Glasgow Central

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines Argyle