Sheffield to Derby by train
Travelling from Sheffield to Derby by train
Fast trains from Sheffield to Derby take around 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 51 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Sheffield and Derby.
1. Are there direct trains from Sheffield to Derby?
Direct trains from Sheffield to Derby have been found.
We usually find around 78 direct trains on the route from Sheffield to Derby every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 68 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Sheffield to Derby?
The Sheffield to Derby train travel time is normally about 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Sheffield to Derby train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Derby is usually scheduled to depart Sheffield around 05:05 and the last train is around 23:59.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Sheffield around 05:29, and the last at 23:29.
What's the Sheffield to Derby train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Sheffield to Derby are $4.39.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $9 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $6. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Sheffield 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 Sheffield to Derby by train.
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Which train companies operate between Sheffield and Derby?
More than one train company operates on the route from Sheffield to Derby, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Midlands Trains
- Northern Rail
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Derby to Sheffield by train