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There are 6 ways to get from Barnsley to East Midlands Airport (EMA) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2h 8m

  1. Take the train from Barnsley to Nottingham
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham, Castle Wharf to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park Skylink Nottingham

$23 - $33

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Barnsley Town Centre, Stand A1 to Chesterfield, Coach Station X17
  2. Take the bus from Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street to Derby, Bus Station the comet / ...

$6 - $14

4 alternative options

Train  •  2h 36m

  1. Take the train from Barnsley to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Long Eaton

$29 - $41

Bus National Express  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange to Sheffield Centre, Fitzalan Square 2 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to East Midlands Airport National Express / ...

$14 - $21

Drive  •  1h 3m

  1. Drive from Barnsley to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 62.8 miles

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1h 3m

  1. Take a town car from Barnsley to East Midlands Airport 62.8 miles

$150 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Barnsley to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to bus which costs £4 - £12 and takes 4h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Barnsley to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barnsley to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, there are services departing from Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange and arriving at East Midlands Airport via Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 55m.

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The distance between Barnsley and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 51 miles. The road distance is 62.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Barnsley to East Midlands Airport (EMA) without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 8m and costs £17 - £26.

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It takes approximately 2h 8m to get from Barnsley to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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Barnsley to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by Stagecoach Yorkshire, depart from Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange station.

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The best way to get from Barnsley to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to train which takes 2h 36m and costs £22 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £16 and takes 3h 55m.

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Barnsley to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at East Midlands Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barnsley to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1h 3m to drive from Barnsley to East Midlands Airport (EMA).

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Map of how to get from Barnsley to East Midlands Airport (EMA).
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  • Distance: 50.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 8m

What companies run services between Barnsley, England and East Midlands Airport (EMA), England?

You can take a train from Barnsley to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Sheffield, Long Eaton, and Sawley, The Bell in around 2h 36m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barnsley to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Sheffield Centre, Fitzalan Square and Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street in around 3h 55m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Barnsley to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Barnsley to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham, Castle Wharf to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange to Sheffield Centre, Fitzalan Square
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Bus from Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange to Chesterfield, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Barnsley Town Centre, Stand A1 to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Bus from Barnsley Town Centre, Stand A1 to Chesterfield, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Stagecoach Chesterfield
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Barnsley to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
National Express
Bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to East Midlands Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express
Bus from Chesterfield to Derby
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Barnsley to East Midlands Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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