Derby to Grimsby by train

  • First train
    05:56
  • Last train
    00:54
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 7m
  • Distance
    117 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    49
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 41m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Derby to Grimsby by train

Fast trains from Derby to Grimsby take around 2 hours and 7 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 117 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Derby and Grimsby.

1. Are there direct trains from Derby to Grimsby?

Journeys between Derby and Grimsby usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 49 departures on the route from Derby to Grimsby 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 50 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Derby to Grimsby?

The Derby to Grimsby train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 7 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Derby to Grimsby train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Grimsby is usually scheduled to depart Derby around 05:56 and the last train is around 00:54. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Derby around 05:56, and the last at 00:41.

When to book Derby to Grimsby 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 Grimsby by train.

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Which train companies operate between Derby and Grimsby?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • TransPennine Express

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 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.