There are 2 ways to get from Bedford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to Loughborough (Leics)
  2. Take the bus from Loughborough, High Street (Jim) to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) Skylink Leicester Derby / ...

$20 - $49

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Bedford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 81.4 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The distance between Bedford and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 97 km. The road distance is 130 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bedford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Bedford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which takes 1 h 21 min and costs £13 - £19.

It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to get from Bedford to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Bedford to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, you can take the train to Loughborough (Leics), take the walk to Loughborough, Rail Station (Rail Station Forecourt), take the bus to Loughborough, Baxter Gate (9 Baxter Gate), take the walk to Loughborough, High Street (Jim), then take the bus to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals). Alternatively, you can take the drive to East Midlands Airport (EMA).

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Bedford to Loughborough (Leics)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Loughborough, High Street (Jim) to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 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 Loughborough, Swan Street (Mario's Pizza) to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk

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