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

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Line 9 bus

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Burton upon Trent, Railway Station to East Mids Airport, EMA Departure Building

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Derby to East Midlands Airport (EMA)

4 alternative options

Bus, line 9 bus

  1. Take the bus from Derby, Victoria Street to Burton upon Trent, High Street
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Burton upon Trent, New Street to East Mids Airport, EMA Departure Building

Bus, line 9 bus via Burton upon Trent, Bridge Street

  1. Take the bus from Derby, Albert Street to Burton upon Trent, Bargates
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Burton upon Trent, Bridge Street to East Mids Airport, EMA Departure Building

Drive

  1. Drive from Derby to East Midlands Airport (EMA)

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from Derby to East Midlands Airport

Derby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) by train and bus

96 Weekly Services
2h 25m Average Duration
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The cheapest way to get from Derby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Derby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Derby to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, there are services departing from Derby, Victoria Street and arriving at East Mids Airport, EMA Departure Building via Burton upon Trent, New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 26m.

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The distance between Derby and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 9 miles. The road distance is 14.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Derby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) without a car is to line 9 bus which takes 2h 25m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 25m to get from Derby to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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Derby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by Trent Barton, depart from Derby, Victoria Street station.

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Derby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by Diamond, arrive at East Mids Airport, EMA Departure Building station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Derby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 15 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Derby to East Midlands Airport (EMA).

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Map of how to get from Derby to East Midlands Airport (EMA).
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  • Distance: 9.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 25m

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

Diamond operates a bus from Burton upon Trent, Railway Station to East Mids Airport, EMA Departure Building hourly, and the journey takes 1h 23m.

Bus operators
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Burton upon Trent, Railway Station to East Mids Airport, EMA Departure Building
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Diamond
Bus from Burton upon Trent, New Street to East Mids Airport, EMA Departure Building
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Diamond
Bus from Burton upon Trent, Bridge Street to East Mids Airport, EMA Departure Building
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Diamond
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Victoria Street to Burton upon Trent, High Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Trent Barton
Bus from Derby, Albert Street to Burton upon Trent, Bargates
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £5
Website
Trent Barton
Arriva Derby
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Victoria Street to Burton upon Trent, High Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £16
Website
Arriva Derby
Other operators
Taxi from Derby to East Midlands Airport (EMA)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
£35 - £45
Western Cars
Phone
+44 1332 331331
Website
westerncars-derby.co.uk
Citytaxis Derby
Phone
+44 1332757575
Website
citytaxis.com
Albatross
Phone
+44 1332 345345
Website
albatrosscars.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Derby to East Midlands Airport
Estimated price
£92

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