There are 6 ways to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wakefield (Station) by bus, train, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  2 h 30 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 Wakefield Westgate

$33 - $74

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) to Derby, Bus Station Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby to Wakefield National Express

$12 - $18

4 alternative options

Bus, train via Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road  •  2 h 38 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 Wakefield Westgate

$37 - $113

Bus, train Northern Rail  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) to Nottingham Railway Station Skylink Express
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Wakefield Kirkgate

$27 - $39

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wakefield (Station) 71.8 miles

$15 - $23

Towncar  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take a town car from East Midlands Airport to Wakefield (Station) 71.8 miles

$160 - $230

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

You can take a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wakefield (Station) via Derby, Bus Station and Derby in around 3 h 51 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Wakefield Westgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
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
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) to Nottingham Railway Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Midlands Airport to Wakefield (Station)
Estimated price
$160 - $230

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Questions & Answers

The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Wakefield (Station) is 96 km. The road distance is 115 km.

The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wakefield (Station) is to bus which costs £9 - £14 and takes 3 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wakefield (Station) is to drive which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £11 - £17.

No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wakefield (Station). However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) and arriving at Wakefield via Derby. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 51 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wakefield (Station), including transfers.