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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  2 h 41 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 Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Telford Central

$49 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Derby, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Derby to Birmingham
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham to Telford

$17 - $26

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Long Eaton to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Telford Central

$49 - $98

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Telford 62.5 miles

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take a town car from East Midlands Airport to Telford 62.5 miles

$150 - $210

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

You can take a train from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Telford via Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road, Long Eaton, and Birmingham New Street in around 3 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Telford via Derby, Bus Station, Derby, and Birmingham in around 4 h 36 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
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Long Eaton to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Telford Central
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $19
First Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Telford Central
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
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
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Derby to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham to Telford
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Midlands Airport to Telford
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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Questions & Answers

The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Telford is 77 km. The road distance is 100 km.

The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Telford is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Telford is to drive which takes 1 h 4 min and costs £10 - £15.

No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Telford. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) and arriving at Telford via Derby and Birmingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 36 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Telford, including transfers.