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Manchester Airport to Derby

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  1. on time
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 3B
    05:45
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 3B
    06:23
    Crewe
    Platform 1
    06:58
    Crewe
    Platform 4
    08:17
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    on time
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  2. on time
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 3A
    05:48
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 3A
    06:04
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 1
    06:15
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 12
    07:06
    Sheffield
    Platform 2B estimated
    07:18
    Sheffield
    Platform 6 estimated
    07:47
    Derby
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Derby
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 1A
    06:10
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 1A
    06:24
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14
    06:35
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 5 estimated
    07:11
    Stoke-on-trent
    Platform 1
    07:24
    Stoke-on-trent
    Platform 1
    08:17
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    on time
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 4A
    06:53
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 4A
    08:09
    Sheffield
    Platform 1B estimated
    08:18
    Sheffield
    Platform 6 estimated
    08:47
    Derby
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Derby
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  5. on time
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 3B
    07:04
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 3B
    07:42
    Crewe
    Platform 1
    08:07
    Crewe
    Platform 3 estimated
    09:26
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    on time
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  6. on time
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 1A
    07:10
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 1A
    07:25
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    07:42
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    08:54
    Chesterfield
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:07
    Chesterfield
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:24
    Derby
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Derby
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  7. on time
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 3A
    07:53
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 3A
    09:09
    Sheffield
    Platform 1B estimated
    09:24
    Sheffield
    Platform 6 estimated
    09:51
    Derby
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Derby
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  8. on time
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 2A
    08:02
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 2A
    08:42
    Crewe
    Platform 1 estimated
    09:07
    Crewe
    Platform 3 estimated
    10:23
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    on time
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  9. on time
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 1A
    08:10
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 1A
    08:25
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    08:35
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 7 estimated
    09:11
    Stoke-on-trent
    Platform 1
    09:33
    Stoke-on-trent
    Platform 1
    10:23
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    on time
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  10. on time
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 4A
    08:17
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 4A
    08:33
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    08:43
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    09:51
    Chesterfield
    Platform 2 estimated
    10:09
    Chesterfield
    Platform 2 estimated
    10:28
    Derby
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Derby
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Manchester Airport to Derby

  • Train Fares from: £39.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 3
  • How long does it take to travel from Manchester Airport to Derby by train?

    The average journey time between Manchester Airport and Derby is . On an average weekday, there are 87 trains travelling from Manchester Airport to Derby. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Manchester Airport to Derby cost?

    Train tickets from Manchester Airport to Derby can start from as little as £39.50 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 Manchester Airport to Derby?

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

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

    The distance between Manchester Airport and Derby is 46 miles.

    Distance: 46 miles
  • What time is the first train from Manchester Airport to Derby?

    The first train from Manchester Airport to Derby departs at .

    What time is the last train from Manchester Airport to Derby?

    The last train from Manchester Airport to Derby 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.

Manchester Airport to Derby timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Manchester Airport to Derby for Tuesday 10th Dec 2019. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
05:4508:172h 32m, 1 change
05:4807:471h 59m, 2 changes
06:1008:172h 7m, 2 changes
06:5308:471h 54m, 1 change
07:0409:262h 22m, 1 change
07:1009:242h 14m, 2 changes
07:5309:511h 58m, 1 change
08:0210:232h 21m, 1 change
08:1010:232h 13m, 2 changes
08:1710:282h 11m, 2 changes

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

How to find cheap train tickets from Manchester Airport to Derby

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Book in advance.

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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.