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There are 9 ways to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Polzeath by car, plane, train or bus

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Drive to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  3h 35m

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Leeds Bradford
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Newquay (NQY) LBA - NQY

£114 - £275

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Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the train from East Midlands Parkway to London St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newquay (NQY) LHR - NQY

£173 - £414

Line 9 bus, train to Birmingham, fly  •  5h 38m

  1. Take the line 9 bus from East Midlands Airport, Terminal Building to Burton upon Trent, Railway Station
  2. Take the train from Burton-on-Trent to Birmingham New Street
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY) BHX - NQY

Line 9 bus, train to Manchester, fly  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the line 9 bus from East Midlands Airport, Terminal Building to Burton upon Trent, Railway Station
  2. Take the train from Tamworth to Crewe
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Newquay (NQY) MAN - NQY

Train via London  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the train from East Midlands Parkway to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Bodmin Parkway

£189 - £264

Train  •  9h 50m

  1. Take the train from Burton-on-Trent to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway

£121 - £376

Train #2  •  10h 29m

  1. Take the train from Burton-on-Trent to Bodmin Parkway

£120 - £320

Train, bus  •  13h 25m

  1. Take the train from Burton-on-Trent to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Exeter Sidwell St
  3. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Launceston, Westgate Street 6A
  4. Take the bus from Launceston, Westgate Street to Polzeath, Beach 10

Drive  •  4h 35m

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Polzeath 273.2 miles

£40 - £60

East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Polzeath by bus and train

The journey time between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Polzeath is around 12h 7m and covers a distance of around 322 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 9h 26m. Operated by Midland Classic, CrossCountry, First Great Western Service and others, the East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Polzeath service departs from East Midlands Airport, Terminal Building and arrives in Polzeath, Beach. Typically 11 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
12h 7m
Fastest journey time:
9h 26m
Journey distance:
322 miles
Services per week:
11
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
32 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:25
Last service departs at:
18:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Polzeath bus and train schedules

East Midlands Airport (EMA) → Polzeath
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Polzeath is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Polzeath is to drive and fly which costs £110 - £280 and takes 3h 35m.

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The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Polzeath is 220 miles. The road distance is 273.2 miles.

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The best way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Polzeath without a car is to train via London which takes 7h 32m and costs £180 - £270.

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It takes approximately 3h 35m to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Polzeath, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Leeds Bradford Airport to Newquay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Polzeath is 273 miles. It takes approximately 4h 35m to drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Polzeath.

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Eastern Airways offers flights from Leeds Bradford Airport to Newquay Airport.

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There are 546+ hotels available in Polzeath. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Polzeath.
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  • Distance: 219.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 35m

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

You can take a train from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Polzeath via East Midlands Gateway, Interchange, East Midlands Parkway, London St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Paddington, London Paddington, and Bodmin Parkway in around 7h 32m.

Airlines
Eastern Airways
Website
easternairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£75 - £410
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £260
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £420
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £360
Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from East Midlands Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£55 - £85
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£25 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£55 - £85
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Burton-on-Trent to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£26 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£26 - £32
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Burton-on-Trent to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£110 - £280
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£110 - £130
Anytime Day 1st Class
£200 - £280
Train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£25 - £100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£25 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
Train from Burton-on-Trent to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£120 - £320
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£120 - £150
Anytime Day 1st Class
£220 - £320
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Tamworth to Crewe
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £21
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £21
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£85 - £110
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£85 - £110
Anytime Day 1st Class
£150 - £210
Train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £26
Bus operators
Midland Classic
Phone
+44 1283 500228
Email
info@midlandclassic.com
Website
midlandclassic.com
Bus from East Midlands Airport, Terminal Building to Burton upon Trent, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Midland Classic
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Exeter Sidwell St
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Launceston, Westgate Street
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Stagecoach South West
Transport for Cornwall
Phone
0808 196 2632
Website
transportforcornwall.co.uk
Bus from Launceston, Westgate Street to Polzeath, Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Transport for Cornwall

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