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There are 5 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to East Midlands Airport (EMA) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  3 h

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

$79 - $117

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Bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Nottingham Station Street National Express

$20 - $26

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 169 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from Newcastle  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to East Midlands (EMA) NCL - EMA

$44 - $274

Train to Edinburgh, fly  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to East Midlands (EMA) EDI - EMA

$70 - $271

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to bus which costs £15 - £20 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard and arriving at East Midlands Airport, Coach Park via Nottingham station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 37 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 150 miles. The road distance is 169 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to East Midlands Airport (EMA) without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h and costs £60 - £90.

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

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Newcastle upon Tyne to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to bus which takes 5 h 37 min and costs £15 - £20. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs £30 - £210 and takes 7 h 10 min.

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There is no direct flight from Newcastle Airport to East Midlands Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Nottingham Station Street.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to East Midlands Airport (EMA).
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  • Distance: 149.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and East Midlands Airport (EMA), England?

National Express operates a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to East Midlands Airport (EMA) twice daily. Tickets cost $16 - $21 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min. Alternatively, Jet2.com, Ryanair and four other airlines fly from Newcastle upon Tyne to East Midlands Airport (EMA) every 4 hours.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newcastle to East Midlands via Cardiff, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Newcastle to East Midlands via Aberdeen, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Newcastle to East Midlands via Mahon
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Newcastle to East Midlands via Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Newcastle to East Midlands via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Newcastle to East Midlands via Corfu
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Newcastle to East Midlands via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Newcastle to East Midlands via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Newcastle to East Midlands via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Derby
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 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 Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Nottingham Station Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 169 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to East Midlands Airport (EMA).

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KLM, Ryanair, Flybe and Jet2.com offer flights from Newcastle Airport to East Midlands Airport.

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There are 426+ hotels available in East Midlands Airport (EMA). Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Newcastle Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs £2 - £4.

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