There are 4 ways to get from Oxford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) Skylink Leicester Derby

$60 - $88

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Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green 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

$17 - $22

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton

$83 - $131

Drive  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 92.5 miles

$19 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Oxford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to bus which costs £12 - £17 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oxford station to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, there are services departing from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green 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 15 min.

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The distance between Oxford and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 75 miles. The road distance is 92.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 26 min and costs £45 - £70.

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It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Oxford to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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Oxford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green.

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The best way to get from Oxford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to train which takes 3 h 6 min and costs £60 - £100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £17 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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Oxford 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 Oxford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 92 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to drive from Oxford to East Midlands Airport (EMA).

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There are 406+ hotels available in East Midlands Airport (EMA). Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oxford to East Midlands Airport (EMA).
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  • Distance: 74.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 26 min

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

You can take a train from Oxford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Birmingham New Street, Long Eaton, and Sawley, The Bell in around 3 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oxford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station and St Margaret's Bus Station in around 4 h 15 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Oxford to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Train from Oxford to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
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 Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com

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