There are 3 ways to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Banbury by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Banbury

$53 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) to St Margaret's Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Leicester, Charles Street (60 Charles Street 'Beneficial Finance') to Pool Meadow Bus Station X6
  3. Take the bus from Coventry to Banbury 210

$22 - $27

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Banbury 72.2 miles

$15 - $23

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

You can take a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Banbury via St Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Charles Street (60 Charles Street 'Beneficial Finance'), Pool Meadow Bus Station, and Coventry in around 4 h 25 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Mike De Courcey Travel
Phone
(024) 7630 2656
Website
traveldecourcey.com
Bus from Leicester, Charles Street (60 Charles Street 'Beneficial Finance') to Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
traveldecourcey.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Banbury is 85 km. The road distance is 115 km.

The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Banbury is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Banbury is to drive which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £11 - £17.

No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Banbury. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) and arriving at Banbury via Leicester, Charles Street (60 Charles Street 'Beneficial Finance') and Coventry. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Banbury, including transfers.