There are 5 ways to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
  2. Take the train from Derby to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Scunthorpe

$29 - $83

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham Station Street to Scunthorpe National Express

$14 - $18

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 43 min

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

$31 - $57

Train, bus  •  4 h 30 min

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

$33 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

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

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe is to bus which costs £10 - £14 and takes 4 h 21 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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The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Scunthorpe is 59 miles. The road distance is 80.9 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe, including transfers.

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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 (Arrivals) and arriving at Scunthorpe via Nottingham Station Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 21 min.

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

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 43 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Scunthorpe once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 50 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
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 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
Train from Nottingham to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Long Eaton to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
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
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
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 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Bus Station to Scunthorpe, Lloyds Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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