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Derby to Leeds

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1 suggested route to go from Derby to Leeds by train, car, bus

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How to go from Derby to Leeds ?

Trip Derby Leeds

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance61 mi
Direct lineYes

You've chosen Leeds as a destination for your next holidays or weekend but you don't know how to get there from Derby and how to find the best Derby to Leeds transport deals? In general, you browse several websites and spend hours without being sure that all transport solutions were considered.

Thanks to your multimodal search engine Vivanoda, you'll find on the same site all fares for buses, carpooling and trains to get to Leeds. Fill in the date of your trip to Leeds and Vivanoda will display all the transport offers. Finally, use the filters and sorting options to refine the results.

To reach your destination from Derby, you will travel with Blablacar, National Express, CrossCountry or East Midlands Trains by buses, carpooling or trains.

If you've already chosen the mode of transport you'd like to travel with, go directly to the dedicated section:

Derby to Leeds bus

There is a direct connection by intercity coach between Derby and Leeds.

You may wonder whether it's worth travelling by bus between Derby and Leeds and what the advantages of this mode of transport may be. That's why we give you some arguments that might convince you to board a bus to Leeds.

  • With very cheap prices, it is almost impossible for train or carpooling companies operating between Derby and Leeds to offer cheaper fares.
  • The fleet of National Express coaches is new and, therefore, greener than carpooling. Since the Derby Leeds road has already been built for a long time, buses don't require any additional infrastructure that distorts the landscape.
  • During the summer, forget the heat wave thanks to the air-conditioning almost all of the Derby Leeds coaches are equipped with.
  • You will travel from Derby to Leeds on a modern and comfortable bus. Reclining seats with improved legroom and toilets provide the comfort you need to enjoy your time onboard.

What are the bus companies operating the Derby Leeds ?

National Express is the only bus company to serve the direct bus line Derby Leeds.

National Express Derby Leeds

Bus stops in Derby

It is recommended that you arrive at the Derby bus station between 15 and 30 minutes before the departure time, depending on the coach company. The name of the destination 'Leeds' is always mentioned on the front of the bus. Then, all you have to do is to validate your ticket with the driver of National Express, to deposit your luggage in the trunk and to find your seat.

  • Derby

Bus stops at arrival in Leeds

As soon as the coach stops at Leeds, make sure that you leave nothing in your seat or forget your hold luggage.

  • Leeds

Train Derby to Leeds

Is there a direct train for the Derby-Leeds route?

Indeed, the cities of Leeds and Derby are linked with a direct train connection. Be careful, as this may depend on the date of your trip to Leeds and there may be fewer direct trains from Derby on certain days. To find the cheapest Derby-Leeds train ticket, we advise you to launch a search on Vivanoda with your travel dates.

Intercity train Derby Leeds

Intercity trains serve the most important cities along the Derby-Leeds route with an improved travel duration compared to regional trains.

Derby Leeds train companies

There are 2 carriers that operate rail journeys between Derby and Leeds: East Midlands Trains and CrossCountry.
East Midlands Trains Derby LeedsCrossCountry Derby Leeds

Railway stations from Derby

  • Derby

Arrival train stations in Leeds

  • Leeds

Carpool from Derby to Leeds

Ridesharing is a new way of travelling allowing people to share Derby-Leeds car journeys with others. This helps reduce travel costs for both the driver and the passenger, and also reduces the impact on the environment.

Carpooling differs from the other means of transport because of an undefined timetable. So, you have more probabilities to find Derby-Leeds rides five days before your date of travel than three months. Good option for lastminute stay in Leeds!

When you are about to book a Derby-Leeds ride, you can message the driver if you need any other details (pickup location, time, luggage...). The payment is done on our partner's site; this avoids to talk about money with the driver.

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