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

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Grimsby Town to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8)

$35 - $97

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Grimsby to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station 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 - $20

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Grimsby Town to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Long Eaton

$46 - $71

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Grimsby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 86.4 miles

$18 - $27

Towncar  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take a town car from Grimsby to East Midlands Airport 86.4 miles

$180 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grimsby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grimsby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grimsby to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, there are services departing from Grimsby and arriving at East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) via St Margaret's Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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The distance between Grimsby and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 73 miles. The road distance is 86.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Grimsby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h and costs £26 - £75.

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It takes approximately 3 h to get from Grimsby to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Grimsby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs £35 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £16 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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Grimsby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by Kinchbus, arrive at East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grimsby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from Grimsby to East Midlands Airport (EMA).

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Map of how to get from Grimsby to East Midlands Airport (EMA).
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  • Distance: 73.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

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

You can take a train from Grimsby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Sheffield, Long Eaton, and Sawley, The Bell in around 3 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grimsby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station and St Margaret's Bus Station in around 4 h 40 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Grimsby Town to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Derby
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
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 Grimsby to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Grimsby to East Midlands Airport
Estimated price
$180 - $260

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