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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus National Express  •  2 h 12 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 to Lichfield National Express

$9 - $14

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 20 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 - $63

Bus via Burton upon Trent, New Street  •  2 h 23 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, Bus Station to Burton upon Trent, High Street V1 / ...

$13 - $14

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

No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Lichfield. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) and arriving at Lichfield via Derby. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

More details

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

Get driving directions

The best way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Lichfield without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 12 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Lichfield, including transfers.

More details

East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Lichfield bus services, operated by Kinchbus, depart from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) station.

More details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Lichfield is 33 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Lichfield.

Get driving directions

There are 497+ hotels available in Lichfield. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Lichfield.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 23.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 12 min

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 and Derby in around 2 h 12 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, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
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 Derby to Lichfield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Burton upon Trent, High Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
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

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.