For all the latest information and news about buses in Derby you can visit the city’s travel information website, Derby Connected.
There are bus service to all areas of Derby and a large number of destinations in the surrounding area.
For details about the different bus tickets that are available in the city, you can use the bus ticket guide.
There are two Park and Ride services in Derby. They both operate Monday to Saturday, except on Bank Holidays. For more information on the Park and Ride services in Derby, visit Derby Connected.
The Park and Ride bus services are:
Derby has several main bus operators that run a majority of local services. These are:
A selection of Arriva and trentbarton tickets and other products including timetable leaflets and books are available from the information office at the Bus Station in Derby which is located centrally on the concourse. Opening hours are Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.30pm, and Sunday 8.30am to 1pm.
National Express Coach Services operate from the bus station in Derby. You can purchase your ticket from the Information Office at the bus station or contact National Express directly.
The bus station is located on Morledge, Derby. There are 24 bays for local bus services and five coach bays. National Express and some holiday tour companies also use the bus station; please check with the holiday coach company where you will be picked up and dropped off. Parking is available in the main Riverside car park or on the roadside in Full Street both of which are only a few minutes walk from the bus station.
There is a Select Convenience store with café facilities inside the bus station as well as an information office, seating and public toilets including disabled facilities.
The information office is located centrally on the concourse and is open Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.30pm and Saturday 8.30am to 1pm. A selection of ARRIVA, Yourbus, trentbarton tickets and other products including timetable leaflets and books are also available from the information office.
There are electronic and static information stands situated throughout the concourse and at each bay and toilet facilities are available on site.
Please contact us for information regarding:
Anything relating to the timetable information or bus stop flags you will need to contact the bus company direct.
The bus companies make changes to the services they operate and are required to give up to 56 days’ notice before a change becomes effective. They send the details of the changes to the Traffic Commissioners who are responsible for regulating the bus operators and for information to the Council.
For planned changes to bus services, you can check the bus companies’ own websites:
There are a number of bus services that take patients and relatives to the Royal Derby Hospital and London Road Community Hospital:
You can also get to the Royal Derby Hospital by using:
For further information, please visit the hospital website.
Derby has direct rail services to a large number of destinations including London, Birmingham, Sheffield, Newcastle and Cardiff.
The best way to plan your journey by train to or from Derby is to visit the city's travel information website Connected. The following bus services operate from the bus station and city centre and go into the train station forecourt:
The following bus services operate from bay 14 at the bus station and go to the bus stops to the rear of the station on Pride Parkway.
The nearest airport is East Midlands Airport at Castle Donington. For travel information please contact the airport direct. You can plan your journey to and from the airport using the journey planner.
The Skylink bus service operates 24 hours a day and 7 days a week from the city centre to East Midlands airport. This bus service also serves Loughborough Swan Street and Leicester St Margarets Bus Station.
You can also connect at East Midlands Parkway train station for journeys to and from Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, Lincoln, Sheffield and London.
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