• Our partners include:

  • National Express
  • RailEurope
  • ThamesLink
  • Virgin Trains
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber

There are 6 ways to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wolverhampton by night bus, train, bus, tram, 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

Night bus, train  •  2h 2m

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

$43 - $99

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2h 16m

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road
  2. Take the train from Derby to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Wolverhampton

$47 - $138

Bus, train, tram  •  2h 23m

  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 tram from Birmingham, Grand Central New Street to Wolverhampton St George's Mm1

Bus, line 529 bus  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Derby, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Burton upon Trent, High Street V1 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Burton upon Trent, New Street to Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station X12 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station to Walsall Bus Station 10A / ...
  5. Take the line 529 bus from Walsall Bus Station to Wolverhampton Bus Station 529

Drive  •  55m

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wolverhampton 52.1 miles

$11 - $17

Towncar  •  55m

  1. Take a town car from East Midlands Airport to Wolverhampton 52.1 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wolverhampton is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 55m.

More details

The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wolverhampton is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 55m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wolverhampton station. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park and arriving at Wolverhampton Bus Station via Derby, Bus Station, Burton upon Trent, New Street, Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station and Walsall Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 48m.

More details

The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and Wolverhampton is 37 miles. The road distance is 52.1 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wolverhampton without a car is to night bus and train which takes 2h 2m and costs £30 - £80.

More details

It takes approximately 2h 2m to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wolverhampton, including transfers.

More details

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

More details

East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wolverhampton bus services, operated by NX West Midlands, arrive at Wolverhampton Bus Station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wolverhampton is 52 miles. It takes approximately 55m to drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wolverhampton.

Get driving directions

There are 598+ hotels available in Wolverhampton. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wolverhampton.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 37.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 2m

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

You can take a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Wolverhampton via Derby, Bus Station, Burton upon Trent, High Street, Burton upon Trent, New Street, Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station, and Walsall Bus Station in around 4h 48m.

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
46m
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 Birmingham New Street to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $16
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
First Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Virgin West Coast Trains
West Midlands Metro
Website
westmidlandsmetro.com
Tram from Birmingham, Grand Central New Street to Wolverhampton St George's
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
westmidlandsmetro.com
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
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43m
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 to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Burton upon Trent, High Street
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Midland Classic
Phone
+44 1283 500228
Email
info@midlandclassic.com
Website
midlandclassic.com
Bus from Burton upon Trent, New Street to Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
midlandclassic.com
NX West Midlands
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station to Walsall Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Walsall Bus Station to Wolverhampton Bus Station
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Diamond
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Midlands Airport to Wolverhampton
Estimated price
$130 - $190

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.