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Royal Derby bus

The Royal Derby Hospital has a dedicated bus service which runs every 12 minutes Monday - Friday between the Royal Derby Hospital, the city centre, and London Road Community Hospital with some journeys servicing the Derby Train Station. (Please check the Royal Derby Bus timetable for times) 

The Royal Derby bus runs between the two sites from 05:28 until 21:26 Monday - Friday .

Click on the bus for the Royal Derby Bus timetable


Bus timetable
Click here to a timetable for all buses in Derby

Other buses to the Royal Derby Hospital

The Royal Derby Hospital is served by a number of other frequent bus services. 





  • The Mickleover  - up to every 7-8 minutes Monday - Saturday and every 15 minutes on a Sunday. 
  • Arriva 5/5A - up to every 15 minutes Monday - Saturday and every 30 minutes on a Sunday. 
  • The Villager V1 & V2 - up to every 30 minutes Monday - Saturday and every 2 hours on a Sunday.

  • X38 to Burton fast - every 20 minutes Monday - Saturday and every 30minutes on a Sunday.



Derby train station connects to all major cities and towns in the midlands.
For more information visit the National Rail website.

The Royal Derby bus stops outside Derby Train Station between 05.28am - 07.17am and at selected journeys from 18.06pm before continuing its journey to the London Road Community Hospital and Royal Derby Hospital. Please check the Royal derby bus time table for accurate journey times. 

If you do wish to walk to the London Road Community Hospital it is a 5 minute walk down Midland Road.