Derby to Milton Keynes by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:40
  • Last train
    21:29
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 25m

Travelling from Derby to Milton Keynes by train

The fastest trains from Derby to Milton Keynes take around 1 hour and 25 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 109 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Derby and Milton Keynes.

Journeys between Derby and Milton Keynes usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 37 departures on the route from Derby to Milton Keynes every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 41 departures. The duration is normally about 1 hour and 25 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Milton Keynes is usually scheduled to depart Derby around 06:40 and the last train is around 21:29. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Derby around 06:10, and the last at 21:36.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Derby to Milton Keynes 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 Derby to Milton Keynes by train.

Which trains operate between Derby and Milton Keynes?

More than one type of train operates on the route from Derby to Milton Keynes, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • Virgin Trains

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

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

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.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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