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There are 6 ways to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe by night bus, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Night bus, train  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the night bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Derby, Railway Station
  2. Take the train from Derby to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Scunthorpe

$32 - $83

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Nottingham station skylink Clifton
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham Station Street to Scunthorpe National Express

$14 - $19

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 20 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 Doncaster

$37 - $78

Train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Long Eaton to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Scunthorpe

$41 - $57

Train, bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Lincoln Central
  2. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Scunthorpe, Lloyds Avenue 100 - InterConnect / ...

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe 80.9 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe is to bus which costs £10 - £15 and takes 3 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park and arriving at Scunthorpe via Nottingham Station Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Scunthorpe is 59 miles. The road distance is 80.9 miles.

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The best way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe without a car is to night bus and train which takes 2 h 55 min and costs £24 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe, including transfers.

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East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe bus services, operated by Trent Barton, depart from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park station.

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The best way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe is to bus which takes 3 h 33 min and costs £10 - £15. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 37 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe is 81 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe.

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Map of how to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe.
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  • Distance: 59.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

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

You can take a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe via Nottingham station and Nottingham Station Street in around 3 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe via Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road, Long Eaton, and Sheffield in around 3 h 37 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 Derby to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Train from Long Eaton to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Train from Nottingham to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Derby to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Scunthorpe
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Night bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Derby, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
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, 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 Nottingham Station Street to Scunthorpe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Bus Station to Scunthorpe, Lloyds Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire

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