The improved train service from Spondon starting on 22 May 2023 provides easy access for commuters heading towards Derby or Nottingham and for days out in the Derwent Valley. Monday to Saturday, trains between Nottingham, Derby and Matlock will call at Spondon every two hours and hourly during morning and evening peak hours.
See our Things To Do section for some great ideas for places to visit along the scenic Derwent Valley Line.
For those looking for a day out Spondon; links to a number of walkways and cycle routes with the Derby Canal path only a few meters from the station as well as the Derby orbital cycle route passing through the village (route 66).
The station is also well located for commuters coming to Spondon with the major employment site adjacent to the station.
- Ticket Machine
- Step Free Access
Did you know?
In 1340 the ‘Great Fire of Spondon’ which started in a malt house near to the current Malt Shovel Inn, destroyed virtually the entire original settlement. Such was the destruction King Edward III granted the village an exemption from parish taxes to help with the rebuilding.