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There are 5 ways to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to York by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  2h 54m

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Derby, Railway Station Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to York

$43 - $79

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Bus  •  3h 57m

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express / ...

$18 - $24

3 alternative options

Train  •  2h 56m

  1. Take the train from Long Eaton to York

$48 - $68

Drive  •  1h 37m

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to York 95.7 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1h 37m

  1. Take a town car from East Midlands Airport to York 95.7 miles

$190 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to York is to bus which costs £13 - £19 and takes 3h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to York is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to York. However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport and arriving at York, Blossom Street via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 57m.

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The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and York is 79 miles. The road distance is 95.7 miles.

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The best way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to York without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 54m and costs £30 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2h 54m to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to York, including transfers.

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East Midlands Airport (EMA) to York bus services, operated by National Express, depart from East Midlands Airport station.

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The best way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to York is to train which takes 2h 56m and costs £35 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £19 and takes 3h 57m.

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East Midlands Airport (EMA) to York bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) to York is 96 miles. It takes approximately 1h 37m to drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to York.

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  • Distance: 79.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 54m

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

East Midlands Trains operates a train from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to York once a week. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 1h 35m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to York 5 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 3h.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to York
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Train from Long Eaton to York
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park to Derby, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from East Midlands Airport to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Midlands Airport to York
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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