There are 6 ways to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Stoke-on-Trent

$12 - $29

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Bus, train via Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road my15 / ...
  2. Take the train from Derby to Stoke-on-Trent

$16 - $68

Bus, line 32 bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Derby, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station Swi
  3. Take the line 32 bus from Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop) 32

$16 - $17

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent 44.6 miles

$210 - $250

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent 44.6 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  50 min

  1. Take a town car from East Midlands Airport to Stoke-on-Trent 44.6 miles

$120 - $170

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent station. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) and arriving at Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop) via Derby, Bus Station and Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

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The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Stoke-on-Trent is 38 miles. The road distance is 44.6 miles.

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The best way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent, including transfers.

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East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent bus services, operated by Kinchbus, depart from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) station.

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East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent bus services, operated by First in The Potteries, arrive at Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop).

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Yes, the driving distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent is 45 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent.

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There are 371+ hotels available in Stoke-on-Trent. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent.
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  • Distance: 37.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 13 min

What companies run services between East Midlands Airport (EMA), England and Stoke-on-Trent, England?

You can take a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent via Derby, Bus Station and Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station in around 3 h 39 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
First in The Potteries
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$210 - $250
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 116 255 5111
Website
abc-taxis-leicester.co.uk
Swift Fox Cabs
Phone
+44 116 262 8222
Jayride
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Midlands Airport to Stoke-on-Trent
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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