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There are 6 ways to get from Bury St Edmunds to East Midlands Airport (EMA) by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Ely to Nottingham
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park skylink Clifton

$34 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge Parkside A14
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park 240

$21 - $34

4 alternative options

Train CrossCountry, bus  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Ely
  2. Take the train from Ely to Leicester
  3. Take the train from Leicester to Long Eaton
  4. Take the bus from Sawley, The Bell to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building

$65 - $109

Train CrossCountry, bus #2  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Leicester
  3. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building

$70 - $108

Bus, train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Drummer St Bus Station 11 / ...
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Leicester

$60 - $89

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Bury St Edmunds to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 123.5 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to bus which costs £15 - £26 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bury St Edmunds to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at East Midlands Airport, Coach Park via Cambridge Parkside and St Margaret's Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Bury St Edmunds and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 95 miles. The road distance is 123.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Bury St Edmunds to East Midlands Airport (EMA) without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 11 min and costs £25 - £60.

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Bury St Edmunds to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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Bury St Edmunds to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bury St Edmunds station.

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Bury St Edmunds to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by Kinchbus, arrive at East Midlands Airport, Coach Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bury St Edmunds to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 123 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to drive from Bury St Edmunds to East Midlands Airport (EMA).

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Map of how to get from Bury St Edmunds to East Midlands Airport (EMA).
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  • Distance: 95.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

What companies run services between Bury St Edmunds, England and East Midlands Airport (EMA), England?

You can take a bus from Bury St Edmunds to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Cambridge Parkside and St Margaret's Bus Station in around 5 h 15 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $27
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Train from Leicester to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Single
$14 - $20
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Ely to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Leicester to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Bury St Edmunds to Ely
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Leicester
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Train from Cambridge to Leicester
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Sawley, The Bell to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
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 Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
National Express
Bus from Cambridge Parkside to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to East Midlands Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
National Express
Suffolk Norse
Phone
01473 341500
Email
enquiries@suffolknorse.co.uk
Website
suffolknorse.co.uk
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Cambridge, Parkside
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
suffolknorse.co.uk
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Drummer St Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Stagecoach in Cambridge

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