Trains from Preston to Derby

Preston to Derby train information

Preston Derby train map

Train duration -
Arrival Derby, England
Departure Preston, England
Distance 78 Miles
  • There are several train providers across the UK & Europe. By searching for your ticket using our travel search engine, you will be able to see the trains connecting Preston in England to Derby in England as well as the train operator for this journey.
  • The train duration to get to Derby from Preston will change depending if the train is direct or with stops. There are 78 miles between the 2 cities.
  • Depending how long in advance you buy your ticket or the day and hour of travel, the cost of the train may change.

Best prices for Preston to Derby train tickets

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Preston - Derby prices calendar

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Best prices for Preston to Derby trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Preston and Derby by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Derby to Preston and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

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Discount Preston - Derby train tickets

National Railcards can bring you great savings if you're taking the train. Depending on your age as well as your situation, you might want to get one of the 5 different railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can enable you to make great savings for your Preston Derby train ticket.

The main benefit of purchasing a railcard is that you only need a few trips to break even.

You will need to buy at least £88 of train tickets in a year for the railcard to be worth the investment. It corresponds to the price of the card, thirty pounds, divided by the saving, thirty four percent. On every train that you purchase after that, you will spare money.

For instance, train tickets from Preston to Derby cost on average £50.00 (1). When dividing £88 by £50.00 (£88/£50.00 = 1.76), you can see that after only 2 one way trips from Derby to Preston, the card will have paid for itself.

The cost to get a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to buy a 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to get a third off most rail fares for a complete year.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Preston to Derby train £50.00 £33.33 £16.67 1.76

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare