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Birmingham to Derby by bus

The journey from Birmingham to Derby by bus is 35.31 mi and takes 2 hr 35 min. There are 28 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:30 AM and the last at 10:30 PM. It is possible to travel from Birmingham to Derby by bus for as little as $3.72 or as much as $21.20. The best price for this journey is $3.72.

Lowest Price$3.72
Journey Duration2 hr 35 min
Connection per Day28
Lowest Price$3.72
Highest Price$21.20
First Departure6:30 AM
Last Departure10:30 PM
Distance35.31 mi
DepartureBirmingham
ArrivalDerby
CarriersCrossCountry, National Express

Birmingham to Derby Bus Times

Departure date
Friday, Mar 1, 2024

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What's the best way to get from Birmingham to Derby? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Birmingham to Derby, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Birmingham to Derby?

The cheapest bus tickets from Birmingham to Derby cost $3.72. On average, you can expect to spend around $13.20 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Birmingham to Derby.
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The prices for bus tickets from Birmingham to Derby vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average bus ticket price is approximately $13.20. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long does the journey from Birmingham to Derby take by bus?

With a distance of 35.31 mi between Birmingham and Derby, it will usually take 2 hr 35 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 2 hr 35 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between Birmingham and Derby runs for about 35.31 mi and usually takes approximately 2 hr 35 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 1 hr 10 min. If you are trying to get from Birmingham to Derby as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

When do the first and last departures from Birmingham to Derby leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Birmingham at 6:30 AM, and the last departure will leave at 10:30 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Birmingham to Derby can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Birmingham to Derby leaving at 6:30 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 10:30 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many times a day do departures from Birmingham leave for Derby?

If you want to get from Birmingham to Derby, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 28 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 14 direct journeys between Birmingham and Derby. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 14 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Birmingham to Derby. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Birmingham to Derby, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

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Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Birmingham to Derby.

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Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

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When travelling to Derby by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Birmingham to Derby CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
3.98kg
Bus
4.26kg
Flight
11.36kg
Car
9.09kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Birmingham to Derby?
A bus ticket from Birmingham to Derby is $13.20. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $3.72.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Birmingham to Derby?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Birmingham to Derby is $3.72. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Birmingham and Derby by bus?
Birmingham to Derby is 35.31 mi.
How long does the bus between Birmingham and Derby take?
Birmingham to Derby is on average 2 hr 35 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 10 min.
Which companies operate from Birmingham to Derby?
The bus journey from Birmingham to Derby is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: CrossCountry and National Express.
How many bus connections per day go from Birmingham to Derby?
Birmingham to Derby has 28 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Birmingham to Derby leave?
The earliest bus from Birmingham to Derby departs at 6:30 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Birmingham to Derby depart?
The latest bus from Birmingham to Derby departs at 10:30 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Birmingham to Derby in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $3.72 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Birmingham to Derby?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Birmingham to go to Derby. You can go from Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Coach Station, Five Ways and Birmingham Moor Street and you can arrive at Derby Midland Railway Station and Riverlights bus station.
How many direct connections depart from Birmingham to Derby?
There are on average 14 direct connection(s) from Birmingham to go to Derby.
What's the fastest journey time between Birmingham to Derby by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Birmingham and Derby is 1 hr 10 min.
Is there a direct bus from Birmingham to Derby?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Birmingham and Derby.
What are the CO2 emissions for Birmingham to Derby by bus?
The bus journey from Birmingham to Derby creates 4.26kg of CO2 emissions.

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