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

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Bus, train CrossCountry  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Derby, Railway Station Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Sheffield

$22 - $63

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Bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport to Sheffield, Meadowhall National Express / ...

$11 - $15

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Bus, train East Midlands Trains  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road my15 / ...
  2. Take the train from Long Eaton to Sheffield

$26 - $37

Bus, train via Nottingham station  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Nottingham station skylink Clifton
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Meadowhall

$21 - $30

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham 48.4 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham 48.4 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  53 min

  1. Take a town car from East Midlands Airport to Rotherham 48.4 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham is to taxi which costs £170 - £210 and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport and arriving at Rotherham Town Centre, Main Street via Meadowhall Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Rotherham is 42 miles. The road distance is 48.4 miles.

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The best way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 52 min and costs £17 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham, including transfers.

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East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham bus services, operated by National Express, depart from East Midlands Airport station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham is 48 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham.

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There are 358+ hotels available in Rotherham. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham.
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  • Distance: 42 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 52 min

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

National Express operates a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham 5 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Train from Long Eaton to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Derby, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Nottingham station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.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 East Midlands Airport to Sheffield, Meadowhall
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
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
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Midlands Airport to Rotherham
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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