There are 4 ways to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Gloucester by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  3 h 9 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 Gloucester

$53 - $84

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 40 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 Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Gloucester National Express

$15 - $21

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Gloucester 96.4 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take a town car from East Midlands Airport to Gloucester 96.4 miles

$200 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Gloucester is to bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Gloucester is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Gloucester. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) and arriving at Gloucester via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Gloucester is 77 miles. The road distance is 96.4 miles.

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The best way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Gloucester without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs £40 - £65.

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Gloucester, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Gloucester is 96 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Gloucester.

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Map of how to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Gloucester.
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  • Distance: 77.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

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

You can take a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Gloucester via St Margaret's Bus Station and Leicester St Margarets Bus Station in around 5 h 40 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 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
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 Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Midlands Airport to Gloucester
Estimated price
$200 - $280

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