There are 8 ways to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Coventry by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, train via Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
  2. Take the train from Derby to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Coventry

$45 - $104

Cheapest option

Bus Stagecoach Warwickshire  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) to St Margaret's Bus Station Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Coventry, Corporation St 48

$14 - $15

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Bus Mike De Courcey Travel  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) to St Margaret's Bus Station Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Coventry, Under Ring Rd X6

$15 - $16

Bus, train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road Skylink Nottingham
  2. Take the train from Long Eaton to Birmingham New Street

$45 - $108

Bus, line 159 bus, line 48 bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) to Coalville, Memorial Square (Health Centre & near PO Sorting Office) 155
  2. Take the line 159 bus from Coalville, Marlborough Square (Estate Agents) to The Crescent Bus Station 159
  3. Take the line 48 bus from The Crescent Bus Station to Coventry, Corporation St 48 / ...

$19

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Coventry 40.8 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Coventry 40.8 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  44 min

  1. Take a town car from East Midlands Airport to Coventry 40.8 miles

$110 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Coventry is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Coventry is to taxi which costs £140 - £180 and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Coventry. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) and arriving at Coventry, Under Ring Rd via St Margaret's Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Coventry is 30 miles. The road distance is 40.8 miles.

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The best way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Coventry without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 13 min and costs £30 - £80.

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It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Coventry, including transfers.

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East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Coventry bus services, operated by Kinchbus, depart from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) station.

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East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Coventry bus services, operated by Mike De Courcey Travel, arrive at Coventry, Under Ring Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Coventry is 41 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Coventry.

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Map of how to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Coventry.
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  • Distance: 30.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 13 min

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

You can take a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Coventry via St Margaret's Bus Station in around 2 h 32 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Coventry
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $19
Train from Long Eaton to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Virgin West Coast Trains
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Mike De Courcey Travel
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) to Coalville, Memorial Square (Health Centre & near PO Sorting Office)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Coventry, Corporation St
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from The Crescent Bus Station to Coventry, Corporation St
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Roberts Coaches
Phone
+44 1530 816425
Email
info@robertscoaches.co.uk
Website
robertstravelgroup.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) to Coalville, Memorial Square (Police Station)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
robertstravelgroup.co.uk
Bus from Coalville, Marlborough Square (Estate Agents) to The Crescent Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
robertstravelgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Coventry
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 116 255 5111
Website
abc-taxis-leicester.co.uk
Swift Fox Cabs
Phone
+44 116 262 8222
Jayride
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Midlands Airport to Coventry
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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