There are 7 ways to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Lichfield by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus, train via Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)  •  2 h 16 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 Tamworth High Level

$36 - $68

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Derby, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane) to Burton upon Trent, High Street X38
  3. Take the bus from Burton upon Trent, New Street to Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station X12

$13 - $14

5 alternative options

Bus via Derby, Albert Street (Exchange Street)  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Derby, Bus Station Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Albert Street (Exchange Street) to Burton upon Trent, New Street V3|the villager / ...

$13 - $14

Bus, train  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road my15 / ...
  2. Take the train from Long Eaton to Tamworth High Level

$36 - $67

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Lichfield 32.9 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Lichfield 32.9 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  36 min

  1. Take a town car from East Midlands Airport to Lichfield 32.9 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Lichfield is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Lichfield is to taxi which costs £110 - £150 and takes 36 min.

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The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Lichfield is 23 miles. The road distance is 32.9 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Lichfield, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Lichfield station. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) and arriving at Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station via Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane) and Burton upon Trent, New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

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

You can take a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Lichfield via Derby, Bus Station, Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane), Burton upon Trent, High Street, and Burton upon Trent, New Street in around 2 h 17 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Tamworth High Level
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Train from Long Eaton to Tamworth High Level
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
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 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane) to Burton upon Trent, High Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Albert Street (Exchange Street) to Burton upon Trent, New Street
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Midland Classic
Phone
+44 1283 500228
Email
info@midlandclassic.com
Website
midlandclassic.com
Bus from Burton upon Trent, New Street to Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
midlandclassic.com
Other operators
Taxi from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Lichfield
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
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
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Midlands Airport to Lichfield
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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