There are 6 ways to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  2 h 18 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 Stoke-on-Trent

$12 - $29

5 alternative options

Bus, train via Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road  •  2 h 30 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 Derby to Stoke-on-Trent

$16 - $68

Bus, line 32 bus  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Derby, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Albert Street (Exchange Street) to Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station Swi / ...
  3. Take the line 32 bus from Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop) 32

$16 - $23

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent 44.6 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent 44.6 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  50 min

  1. Take a town car from East Midlands Airport to Stoke-on-Trent 44.6 miles

$120 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent is to taxi which takes 50 min and costs £160 - £190.

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The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Stoke-on-Trent is 61 km. The road distance is 71 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) and arriving at Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop) via Derby, Albert Street (Exchange Street) and Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 2 min.

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What companies run services between East Midlands Airport (EMA), England and Stoke-on-Trent, England?

You can take a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent via Derby, Bus Station, Derby, Albert Street (Exchange Street), and Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station in around 4 h 2 min.

Train operators
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
Bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
41 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
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Albert Street (Exchange Street) to Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Bus from Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Albert Street (Exchange Street) to Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
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
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Midlands Airport to Stoke-on-Trent
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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