There are 5 ways to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Tamworth 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 via Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)  •  1 h 16 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 Tamworth High Level

$33 - $54

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  1 h 41 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 Tamworth High Level

$33 - $53

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Tamworth 28.3 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Tamworth 28.3 miles

$6 - $9

Towncar  •  30 min

  1. Take a town car from East Midlands Airport to Tamworth 28.3 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Tamworth is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Tamworth is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 30 min.

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The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Tamworth is 20 miles. The road distance is 28.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Tamworth, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Tamworth. However, you can take the bus to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station), take the walk to Derby, then take the train to Tamworth High Level. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Tamworth via Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road and Long Eaton in around 1 h 41 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Tamworth High Level
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $22
Train from Long Eaton to Tamworth High Level
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
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
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
Other operators
Taxi from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Midlands Airport to Tamworth
Estimated price
$95 - $140

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