Darlington to Derby by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 44m
  • Distance
    178 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 4m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Darlington to Derby by train

Fast trains from Darlington to Derby take around 1 hour and 44 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 178 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Darlington and Derby.

1. Are there direct trains from Darlington to Derby?

Direct trains from Darlington to Derby have been found.

We usually find around 39 direct trains on the route from Darlington to Derby every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 32 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Darlington to Derby?

The Darlington to Derby train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 44 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Darlington to Derby train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Derby is usually scheduled to depart Darlington around 06:55 and the last train is around 20:13. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Darlington around 06:55, and the last at 20:15.

When to book Darlington to Derby train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Darlington to Derby by train.

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Which train companies operate between Darlington and Derby?

CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Darlington to Derby.

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

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Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

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