Plymouth to Derby by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:20
  • Last train
    18:25
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 12m

Travelling from Plymouth to Derby by train

The fastest trains from Plymouth to Derby take around 4 hours and 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 338 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Plymouth and Derby.

Direct trains run between Plymouth and Derby.

We usually find around 13 direct trains on the route from Plymouth to Derby every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends. The duration is normally about 4 hours and 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Derby is usually scheduled to depart Plymouth around 05:20 and the last train is around 17:25. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Plymouth around 05:25, and the last at 18:25.

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

When to book Plymouth 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 Plymouth to Derby by train.

Which trains operate between Plymouth and Derby?

CrossCountry is the rail operator that operates on the route from Plymouth 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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Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

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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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