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Derby to Rome by train

  • First train
    04:28
  • Last train
    21:31
  • Avg changes
    3
  • Fastest journey
    17hr 41m
  • Distance
    1,608 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    10
  • Avg. journey time
    29hr 27m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Derby to Rome by train

Fast trains from Derby to Rome take around 17 hours and 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,608 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Derby and Rome.

1. Are there direct trains from Derby to Rome?

Journeys between Derby and Rome usually involve 3 changes of train.

We usually find around 11 departures on the route from Derby to Rome every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Derby to Rome train travel time is normally about 17 hours and 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Rome is usually scheduled to depart Derby around 04:28 and the last train is around 21:31. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Derby around 05:21, and the last at 17:31.

When to book Derby to Rome train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 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 Rome by train.

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Which train companies operate between Derby and Rome?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • EuroCity
  • Eurostar
  • Frecciargento
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Italo
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • Lyria
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • SFM 2
  • TGV
  • Thello
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

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.