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There are 8 ways to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Solihull by night bus, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Night bus, train  •  2 h 5 min

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

$40 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to St Margaret's Bus Station Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Coventry, Corporation St 48

$13 - $18

6 alternative options

Bus, train, line 6 bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Derby, Railway Station
  2. Take the train from Derby to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the line 6 bus from Digbeth, Selfridges to Solihull, Station Rd 6 / ...

Bus, train  •  2 h 44 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 Birmingham New Street

$40 - $69

Bus, line 4 bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Derby, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Derby to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  3. Take the line 4 bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Solihull, Lode Lane 4

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Solihull 41.6 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Solihull 41.6 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  43 min

  1. Take a town car from East Midlands Airport to Solihull 41.6 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Solihull is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Solihull is to taxi which costs £150 - £180 and takes 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Solihull. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park and arriving at Solihull, Lode Lane via Derby and Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Solihull is 34 miles. The road distance is 41.6 miles.

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The best way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Solihull without a car is to night bus and train which takes 2 h 5 min and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Solihull, including transfers.

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East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Solihull bus services, operated by Kinchbus, depart from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park station.

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East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Solihull bus services, operated by NX West Midlands, arrive at Solihull, Lode Lane station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Solihull is 42 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Solihull.

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There are 728+ hotels available in Solihull. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Solihull.
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  • Distance: 34.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 5 min

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

You can take a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Solihull via Derby, Bus Station, Derby, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, and Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station in around 3 h 25 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Long Eaton to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
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
Bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
NX West Midlands
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Digbeth, Selfridges to Solihull, Station Rd
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Solihull, Lode Lane
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
nxbus.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
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 Derby to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Coventry, Corporation St
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Other operators
Taxi from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Solihull
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
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
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Midlands Airport to Solihull
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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