There are 8 ways to get from Edinburgh to Donington Park by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly Edinburgh to East Midlands  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to East Midlands (EMA) EDI - EMA

$45 - $178

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Nottingham Station Street National Express

$27 - $32

6 alternative options

Train to Glasgow, fly to East Midlands  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to East Midlands (EMA) GLA - EMA

$59 - $199

Fly Edinburgh to Birmingham, train, bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX) EDI - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Castle Donington, Donington Park (Donington Park Entrance)

$85 - $285

Train  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Derby

$120 - $177

Train via Newcastle  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Derby

$97 - $214

Bus Megabus UK  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) to Meadowhall Interchange M20
  2. Take the bus from Sheffield, Meadowhall to Nottingham Station Street National Express / ...

$41 - $67

Drive  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Donington Park 270.9 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Donington Park is to bus which costs £21 - £26 and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Donington Park is to fly which costs £35 - £140 and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Donington Park is 229 miles. The road distance is 270.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Edinburgh to Donington Park, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Donington Park. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Castle Donington, Donington Park (Donington Park Entrance) via Nottingham, Castle Wharf (BT building). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to East Midlands Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Donington Park.
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  • Distance: 229.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 8 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Donington Park, England?

Flybe flies from Edinburgh to Donington Park 3 times a day. Alternatively, CrossCountry operates a train from Edinburgh to Donington Park every 3 hours. Tickets cost $110 - $180 and the journey takes 4 h 23 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Glasgow to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Glasgow to East Midlands via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Edinburgh to Derby
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$110 - $180
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $190
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Train from Newcastle to Derby
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Castle Donington, Donington Park (Donington Park Entrance)
Ave. Duration
32 min
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 Edinburgh to Nottingham Station Street
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Sheffield, Meadowhall to Nottingham Station Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) to Meadowhall Interchange
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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