How to get from Gloucester to East Midlands Airport (EMA)

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to Long Eaton

$58 - $86

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 1 min

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

$16 - $21

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Gloucester to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 96 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take a town car from Gloucester to East Midlands Airport 96 miles

$200 - $280

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Gloucester to East Midlands Airport (EMA) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 1 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gloucester to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Leicester and St Margaret's Bus Station in around 5 h 1 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Gloucester to East Midlands Airport
Estimated price
$200 - $280

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gloucester and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 123 km. The road distance is 154 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gloucester to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to bus which costs £12 - £16 and takes 5 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Gloucester to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which takes 1 h 36 min and costs £15 - £23.

No, there is no direct bus from Gloucester to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, there are services departing from Gloucester and arriving at East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) via St Margaret's Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 1 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to get from Gloucester to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.