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Gatwick Airport to Derby by train
Fastest journey2hr 32m
Trains per day74
Avg. journey time3hr 18m
Travelling from Gatwick Airport to Derby by train
Fast trains from Gatwick Airport to Derby take around 2 hours and 32 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 215 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gatwick Airport and Derby.
1. Are there direct trains from Gatwick Airport to Derby?
Journeys between Gatwick Airport and Derby usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 70 departures on the route from Gatwick Airport to Derby 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 87 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Gatwick Airport to Derby?
The Gatwick Airport to Derby train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 32 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Gatwick Airport to Derby train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Derby is usually scheduled to depart Gatwick Airport around 04:21 and the last train is around 23:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gatwick Airport around 04:21, and the last at 00:42.
When to book Gatwick Airport 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 Gatwick Airport to Derby by train.
Which train companies operate between Gatwick Airport and Derby?
More than one train company operates on the route from Gatwick Airport to Derby, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Midlands Railway
- East Midlands Trains
- First Great Western
- Gatwick Express
- Great Western Railway
- London Underground
- UK Rail Connections
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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