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Visiting Birmingham? Skip the traffic by jumping on board one of our trains from Derby to Birmingham. Whether you’re heading to a conference at the BCEC or enjoying a day trip at the weekend, we’ll get you to your destination with ease. Sit back and relax in one of our comfy seats, we’ll be with you all the way. 

Give yourself one less thing to sort on the day by planning your trip now with our journey planner. You’ll avoid last-minute stress and even have time to grab a coffee before you leave. 


Journey information from Derby to Birmingham

  • How long is the average journey duration from Derby to Birmingham? 0 hours 59 minutes
  • How long is the fastest journey duration from Derby to Birmingham? 0 hours 59 minutes
  • When is the first train from Derby to Birmingham? 07:13
  • When is the last train from Derby to Birmingham? 07:13
  • How many services run for Derby to Birmingham today? 1

The above information is intended as a guide. It may not include timetable alterations because of engineering work, unplanned disruption etc. Please use the journey planner to plan your journey before you travel. Some tickets are subject to restrictions. Please check these before you travel.

The information above refers to direct journeys only. Other journeys may be available by changing train or by using a different London Terminal. At certain times buses may operate some of the journeys shown. Services of all operators on the route shown are included in the figures. Not all tickets may be used on all services.

On many routes, the last journey before services finish for the day departs after midnight. Where this is the case, it is this service (in the early hours of the following morning), and not the last one before midnight that is shown.


Tips on how to book cheaper train tickets 

Travel Off-Peak

If your schedule allows a little flexibility, choose an Off-Peak ticket. You’ll avoid the rush hour crowds and could save a few pennies too.

Use a Railcard

You can get 1/3 off your train fares with a Railcard and they only cost £30 for a year. Check to see if you're eligible for one.

Book direct

Book directly with us and you’ll only pay for your train tickets from Derby to Birmingham. We don’t do hidden fees or sneaky extras.

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