Travelling to Derby by bus
The Unibus a great service for everyone that links all the University of Derby sites, the main halls of residence, Derby city centre, Markeaton Park Park and Ride, Derby train station, supermarkets and the Royal Derby Hospital.
The Unibus is subsidised by the money generated from car parking charges.
- 1 trip - £1.70
- 10 trips - £10.00 (Discount to staff and students from car park subsidy)
The Number 4 - Markeaton Shuttle bus
The No.4 is a free service for staff and students who travel between Kedleston Road and Markeaton Street/Britannia Mill. It runs all year and calls at the Markeaton Park Park and Ride during undergraduate teaching weeks.
It is a new accessible low floor bus.
After 6pm the No.5 continues to provide a free service between Kedleston Road and Pybus Street stops for students and staff.
The Number 5 (Unibus 5)
The No 5 is a University contract bus service, which serves the University, Markeaton Park Park and Ride (term time only), Ashbourne Road, Derby city centre, Uttoxeter New Road and the Royal Derby Hospital. Everyone can use the No. 5.
The No 5 route has new accessible low floor buses that run half hourly in term time and slightly less frequently out of term time.
After 6pm the No.5 is free between the Kedleston Road and Pybus Street stops (and vice-versa) for students and staff.
The Number 6 (Unibus 6)
The No.6 connects the Kedleston Road site with halls, the city centre and the train station. Everyone can use Unibus 6. It runs every 10 minutes in term time and less frequently outside of term time.