There are 5 ways to get from Barnsley to East Midlands Airport (EMA) by train, bus, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train CrossCountry, bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Barnsley to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8)

$18 - $68

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Barnsley to Nottingham
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham Railway Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) Skylink Express

$23 - $33

Train  •  2 h 33 min

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

$29 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

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

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1 h 3 min

  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 drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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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 1 h 3 min.

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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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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Barnsley to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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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 2 h 33 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Barnsley to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Barnsley to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Derby
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham Railway Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Barnsley to East Midlands Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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