Other Buses to and from the Derby Campus

There are many public bus services that run to stops close to sites within our Derby Campus. 

Buses for the Kedleston Road site

The 55 Service runs on the route of the old number 5 service, serving Kingsway Retail Park, Uttoxeter Road (for the privately owned Abbey Lodge) and Ashbourne Road. The fare is £2 a trip. The bus is painted black and picks up and drops off at The Broadway bus stop next to the footpath entrance over the A38 footbridge.

Stopping on Kedleston Road (Bottom of Drive)

Stopping on A6/Duffield Road

There are a number of bus services that stop on the A6/Duffield Road by The Broadway pub This is 5-10 minutes walk from the Kedleston Road site if you use the footpath access from Broadway.

The Sixes run at a reasonable frequency from Bakewell, Matlock, Wirksworth, Belper, Ripley and Openwoodgate.

The Transpeak runs up the A6 to Belper, Matlock, Bakewell and Buxton. This service is free in 2020/21 term time for Buxton based students with the correct ID card and also Staff showing their ID Card.

Buses for the Markeaton Street site

The Swift bus runs regularly from Uttoxeter and Ashbourne, stopping on Ashbourne Road near to the Markeaton Street site.

Derby bus route network

For more background information on connecting bus services, with maps, times and routes please see the Derby bus network page.