There are 6 ways to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to East Midlands Airport (EMA) by bus, train, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 757 bus, train, bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 757 bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Leeds City Centre, City Square (Mill Hill Chapel) 757
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8)

$38 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 38 min

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

$15 - $20

4 alternative options

Line 737 bus, train, bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 737 bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Guiseley, Railway Station (Guiseley Railway Station) 737
  2. Take the train from Guiseley to Leeds
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Derby
  4. Take the train from Derby to Long Eaton
  5. Take the bus from Sawley, The Bell to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8)

$42 - $122

Train, bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Nottingham
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham Railway Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) skylink Clifton

$35 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 90.3 miles

$19 - $28

Towncar  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take a town car from Leeds Bradford Airport to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 90.3 miles

$210 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 4 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 74 miles. The road distance is 90.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, there are services departing from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) and arriving at East Midlands Airport via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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Map of how to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to East Midlands Airport (EMA).
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  • Distance: 73.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

What companies run services between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA), England and East Midlands Airport (EMA), England?

National Express operates a bus from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to East Midlands Airport (EMA) every 3 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Derby to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Single
$24 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $13
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Train from Derby to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$1 - $3
Off-Peak Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Single
$5 - $8
Train from Leeds to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Guiseley to Leeds
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Yorkshire Tiger
Phone
0344 800 4411
Email
hello@yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Website
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Leeds City Centre, City Square (Mill Hill Chapel)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Guiseley, Railway Station (Guiseley Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
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
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Sawley, The Bell to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham Railway Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Leeds Bradford Airport to East Midlands Airport (EMA)
Estimated price
$210 - $290

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