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

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Bus, train East Midlands Trains  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) to Nottingham Railway Station Skylink Express
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Peterborough

$29 - $39

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 5 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 Peterborough National Express

$11 - $16

2 alternative options

Bus, train CrossCountry  •  2 h 55 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 train from Leicester to Peterborough

$46 - $68

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Peterborough 60.9 miles

$13 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Peterborough is to bus which costs £8 - £13 and takes 3 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Peterborough is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Peterborough is 49 miles. The road distance is 60.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Peterborough, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Peterborough. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) and arriving at Peterborough via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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

You can take a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Peterborough via St Margaret's Bus Station and Leicester St Margarets Bus Station in around 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Single
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) to Nottingham Railway Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
National Express

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