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It usually takes around 47m to travel the 35 miles (57 km) from Derby to Birmingham New Street by train, with around 79 trains running on this route daily. As soon as you board the train, you'll be able to make yourself comfortable and enjoy the journey as there are direct services available. This route is operated by CrossCountry. On their fastest services, you can reach your destination in just 30m. You’ll also get to enjoy free WiFi, a catering service and more amenities on board.
If you want to save money, travel Off-Peak – tickets are usually cheaper during quieter times on weekdays and weekends. You can also get a Railcard and save up to 1/3 on eligible journeys for a whole year. Use our Journey Planner to compare ticket prices and get the cheapest fares.
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The average journey time by train between Derby and Birmingham New Street is 47 minutes, with around 68 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Derby to Birmingham New Street is 32 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Derby to Birmingham New Street can start from as little as £7.20 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Derby to Birmingham New Street without having to change trains. There are 68 direct trains from Derby to Birmingham New Street each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Derby to Birmingham New Street leaves at 05:08. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Derby to Birmingham New Street leaves at 22:50. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Derby to Birmingham New Street cover a distance of around 35 miles (57 km) during the journey.
If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Derby to Birmingham New Street is right for you.
National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.
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For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.