Derby Taxi, Minibus and Coach Hire Available
Miniguide to Derby: Derby is a city in Derbyshire, England, which lies on the banks of the River Derwent.
Discover all that Derbyshire has to offer, from museums and galleries to ale houses and festivals. Derby has something for everyone to enjoy.
The Museum and Art Gallery offers fantastic artefacts and paintings of historic and cultural significance. Some top attractions on show include a collection of Joseph Wright paintings as well as the Soldier’s Story exhibition; offering a range of military weapons and objects for you to admire.
If it’s retail therapy you’re after, head over to intu Derby for a complete shopping experience. From shops to restaurants to leisure facilities, you’ll find everything under one roof. Stores include Debenhams and JD Sports, or if you fancy a bite to eat you’ll find plenty of restaurants on offer including TGI Fridays, Pizza Express and Wagamama.
For a unique shopping experience, head over to The Cathedral Quarter; boasting tons of independent stores. It’s also a perfect spot for a quick coffee and catch up with friends. The Bookcafe is a grade II listed building that has everything from fresh coffee, to live entertainment. For a spot of brunch or a quick snack, QUAD Cafe Bar offers a varied menu and was a finalist for ‘Best Cafe’ in the Derby Food & Drink Awards, 2012.
For a green escape, Darley Park is a picturesque spot perfect for a picnic or a relaxing escape from the hustle and bustle of the city centre. The Darley Park Concert also takes place here.
Derby Travel Information: The city of Derby is fairly compact, so it’s easy to explore either on foot or by bike. If you’re flying in, the closest airports are the East Midlands Airport or Birmingham Airport. You can hire a taxi, minibus or coach to get you there with ease.