Trains from
Derby to Stafford

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  1. on time
    Derby
    Platform 2
    10:33
    Derby
    Platform 2
    10:51
    Tamworth
    Platform 4
    11:19
    Tamworth
    Platform 1
    11:43
    Stafford
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Stafford
    Platform 5 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  2. on time
    Derby
    Platform 3A
    11:36
    Derby
    Platform 3A
    11:58
    Tamworth
    Platform 4
    12:19
    Tamworth
    Platform 1
    12:44
    Stafford
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Stafford
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  3. on time
    Derby
    Platform 3 estimated
    12:36
    Derby
    Platform 3 estimated
    12:59
    Tamworth
    Platform 4
    13:05
    Tamworth
    Platform 1
    13:29
    Stafford
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Stafford
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  4. on time
    Derby
    Platform 3A estimated
    13:36
    Derby
    Platform 3A estimated
    13:58
    Tamworth
    Platform 4 estimated
    14:15
    Tamworth
    Platform 1 estimated
    14:39
    Stafford
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Stafford
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  5. on time
    Derby
    Platform 3A estimated
    14:36
    Derby
    Platform 3A estimated
    14:58
    Tamworth
    Platform 4 estimated
    15:15
    Tamworth
    Platform 1 estimated
    15:39
    Stafford
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Stafford
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  6. on time
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    14:40
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    15:33
    Stoke-on-trent
    Platform 2
    15:40
    Stoke-on-trent
    16:10
    Stafford
    on time
    Stafford
    1 change
    Peak
  7. on time
    Derby
    Platform 3A estimated
    15:36
    Derby
    Platform 3A estimated
    15:58
    Tamworth
    Platform 4 estimated
    16:12
    Tamworth
    Platform 1 estimated
    16:36
    Stafford
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Stafford
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  8. on time
    Derby
    Platform 4B estimated
    15:42
    Derby
    Platform 4B estimated
    16:33
    Stoke-on-trent
    Platform 2
    16:40
    Stoke-on-trent
    17:10
    Stafford
    on time
    Stafford
    1 change
    Peak
  9. on time
    Derby
    Platform 3A estimated
    16:36
    Derby
    Platform 3A estimated
    16:58
    Tamworth
    Platform 4 estimated
    17:15
    Tamworth
    Platform 1 estimated
    17:39
    Stafford
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Stafford
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  10. on time
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    16:41
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    17:33
    Stoke-on-trent
    Platform 2
    17:40
    Stoke-on-trent
    18:10
    Stafford
    on time
    Stafford
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Derby to Stafford

  • Train Fares from: £18.55
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 2
  • How long does it take to travel from Derby to Stafford by train?

    The average journey time between Derby and Stafford is . On an average weekday, there are 48 trains travelling from Derby to Stafford. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Derby to Stafford by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Derby to Stafford cost?

    Train tickets from Derby to Stafford can start from as little as £18.55 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Derby to Stafford?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Derby to Stafford without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Derby to Stafford.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Derby and Stafford?

    The distance between Derby and Stafford is 29 miles.

    Distance: 29 miles
  • What time is the first train from Derby to Stafford?

    The first train from Derby to Stafford departs at .

    What time is the last train from Derby to Stafford?

    The last train from Derby to Stafford departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Derby to Stafford timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Derby to Stafford for Sunday 19th Jan 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
10:3311:431h 10m, 1 change
11:3612:441h 8m, 1 change
12:3613:2953m, 1 change
13:3614:391h 3m, 1 change
14:3615:391h 3m, 1 change
14:4016:101h 30m, 1 change
15:3616:361h 0m, 1 change
15:4217:101h 28m, 1 change
16:3617:391h 3m, 1 change
16:4118:101h 29m, 1 change

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Stafford to Derby.

How to find cheap train tickets from Derby to Stafford

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.