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There are 6 ways to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Barnsley by night bus, train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Night bus, train  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the night bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Derby, Railway Station
  2. Take the train from Derby to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Barnsley

$20 - $68

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Bus  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport to Sheffield, Meadowhall National Express / ...

$14 - $21

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Bus, train via Derby, Railway Station  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Derby, Railway Station
  2. Take the train from Derby to Sheffield
  3. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Showroom Cinema to Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange 2 / ...

Bus, train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road
  2. Take the train from Long Eaton to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Barnsley

$29 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Barnsley 61.4 miles

$13 - $19

Towncar  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take a town car from East Midlands Airport to Barnsley 61.4 miles

$140 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Barnsley is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Barnsley is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Barnsley. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport and arriving at Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange via Meadowhall Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 8 min.

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The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Barnsley is 51 miles. The road distance is 61.4 miles.

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The best way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Barnsley without a car is to night bus and train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs £15 - £55.

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Barnsley, including transfers.

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

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East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Barnsley bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sheffield, Meadowhall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Barnsley is 61 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Barnsley.

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  • Distance: 50.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

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

National Express operates a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Barnsley every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Train from Long Eaton to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Barnsley
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Night bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Derby, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Showroom Cinema to Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Showroom Cinema to Barnsley Town Centre, Stand A1
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
trentbarton.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 East Midlands Airport to Sheffield, Meadowhall
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Midlands Airport to Barnsley
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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