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

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Bus, train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Nottingham station skylink Clifton
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Grantham

$15 - $21

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Loughborough, Lemyngton Street Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the bus from Loughborough, Baxter Gate to Grantham, Bus Station 8

$8 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Grantham 37.1 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Grantham 37.1 miles

$8 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Grantham is to bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Grantham is to taxi which costs £130 - £160 and takes 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Grantham station. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park and arriving at Grantham, Bus Station via Loughborough, Baxter Gate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Grantham is 30 miles. The road distance is 37.1 miles.

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The best way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Grantham without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 42 min and costs £11 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Grantham, including transfers.

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East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Grantham bus services, operated by Kinchbus, depart from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park station.

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East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Grantham bus services, operated by Centrebus, arrive at Grantham, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Grantham is 37 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Grantham.

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There are 127+ hotels available in Grantham. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Grantham.
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  • Distance: 29.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

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

You can take a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Grantham via Loughborough, Lemyngton Street and Loughborough, Baxter Gate in around 2 h 56 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Grantham
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Single
$15 - $22
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Nottingham station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Loughborough, Lemyngton Street
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Centrebus
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Loughborough, Baxter Gate to Grantham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
centrebus.info
Other operators
Taxi from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Grantham
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
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

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