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The Guildhall Theatre is located in the heart of Derby's Cathedral Quarter in the Market Place. Derby Arena is located on Pride Park.

By Foot

Derby is a compact city and the Guildhall Theatre is situated in the heart of the Cathedral Quarter on the Market Place within easy walking distance from the main shopping areas, hotels, restaurants, bars and other amenities. Derby Arena is located on Pride Park - just outside the city centre - you can walk to the venue from the city centre and from the train station. 

By Bus

The Guildhall Theatre and Derby Arena can be reached via all major bus routes into the city. Derby Bus Station is just 4 minutes walk away from the city centre and there are regular services to Pride Park. Contact Traveline on 0871 200 22 33 for more information on bus services within Derby.

There is a new bus timetable in place making Derby Arena more accessible from wider parts of the city, buses are traveling to the Arena from 6am in the morning through to 10pm in the evening. For the full timetable and route map visit the Arriva Bus website.

An alternative to city centre parking is to use our Park and Ride service:

  • Pride Park - off the A52 and A6, next to Derby County football stadium
  • The Meteor Centre - off the A608 Mansfield Road. 

By Train

Derby's Train Station is just over a mile away from the Guildhall Theatre, a 4 minute taxi journey or a 15 minute walk. Derby Arena is located a short 15-20minute walk from the station or via a short taxi journey. Direct rail services connect Derby with London St Pancras (from 93 minutes), Birmingham, Bournemouth, Bristol, Cardiff, Dundee, Edinburgh, Leeds, Leicester, Newcastle, Nottingham, Oxford, Sheffield, Southampton, Plymouth and many other destinations.

By Car

The City Centre is signposted on all major road routes. Enter DE1 3AH into your SatNav.

From the M1 exit at J25, take the A52 towards Derby and follow signs to the City Centre.

Pride Park and Derby Arena are also signposted on all major road routes. Enter DE24 8JB into your SatNav.

From the M1 exit at J25, take the A52 towards Derby and follow signs for Pride Park / Derby Arena.

An alternative to city centre parking is to use our Park and Ride service:

  • Pride Park - off the A52 and A6, next to Derby County football stadium
  • The Meteor Centre - off the A608 Mansfield Road. 

For more parking information visit our parking page.

By Air

East Midlands Airport is a 22 minutes drive from the Guildhall Theatre and Derby Arena and Birmingham International Airport is a 50 minute drive, providing extensive air links to most European and worldwide destinations.