There are 7 ways to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham 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, train CrossCountry  •  1 h 47 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 Sheffield

$16 - $68

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange 240
  2. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, AG5 (Crucible and Lyceum Theatres) to Rotherham Town Centre, Main Street (T.m. Bennetts) X1 / ...

$12 - $16

5 alternative options

Bus, train East Midlands Trains  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road my15 / ...
  2. Take the train from Long Eaton to Sheffield

$17 - $42

Bus, train via Nottingham  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Nottingham, Canal Street (BT building) Skylink Nottingham
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Meadowhall

$22 - $33

Taxi  •  53 min

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

$240 - $300

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

$140 - $190

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

You can take a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham via Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange and Sheffield Centre, AG5 (Crucible and Lyceum Theatres) in around 2 h 36 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
$19 - $27
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Train from Long Eaton to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Long Eaton to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
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, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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 (Block 113) to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Nottingham, Canal Street (BT building)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$240 - $300
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500
Swift Fox Cabs
Phone
+44 116 262 8222
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 116 255 5111
Website
abc-taxis-leicester.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Midlands Airport to Rotherham
Estimated price
$140 - $190

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham?

The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Rotherham is 67 km. The road distance is 77 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham?

The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 53 min.

What is the fastest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham?

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

Is there a direct bus between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Rotherham?

No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) and arriving at Rotherham Town Centre, Main Street (T.m. Bennetts) via Sheffield Centre, AG5 (Crucible and Lyceum Theatres). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

How long does it take to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham?

It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Rotherham, including transfers.