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 36 min

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

$29 - $40

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Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Training Centre (Building 34) 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  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) to Birstall, Red Hill Circle Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Peterborough

$46 - $69

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

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

$13 - $19

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Peterborough. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport, Training Centre (Building 34) and arriving at Peterborough via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 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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The best way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Peterborough without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Peterborough, including transfers.

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East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Peterborough bus services, operated by Kinchbus, depart from East Midlands Airport, Training Centre (Building 34) station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Peterborough is 61 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Peterborough.

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There are 153+ hotels available in Peterborough. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Peterborough.
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  • Distance: 48.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 36 min

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
$30 - $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
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
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, Training Centre (Building 34) to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) to Birstall, Red Hill Circle
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $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 Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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