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

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Train, bus via Nottingham, Castle Wharf  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Sleaford to Nottingham
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham, Castle Wharf to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park Skylink Nottingham

$24 - $35

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Sleaford to Nottingham
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park skylink Clifton

$24 - $35

Bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Leadenham, The Green to Grantham, Bus Station 1 - InterConnect
  2. Take the bus from Grantham, Bus Station to Loughborough, Baxter Gate 8

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from RAF Cranwell to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 50.5 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from RAF Cranwell to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from RAF Cranwell to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from RAF Cranwell to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, there are services departing from Cranwell RAF, Post Office and arriving at East Midlands Airport, Coach Park via Leadenham, The Green, Grantham, Bus Station and Loughborough, High Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 3 min.

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The distance between RAF Cranwell and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 38 miles. The road distance is 50.5 miles.

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The best way to get from RAF Cranwell to East Midlands Airport (EMA) without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 24 min and costs £18 - £27.

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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from RAF Cranwell to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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RAF Cranwell to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lincolnshire, depart from Leadenham, The Green station.

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RAF Cranwell to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by Centrebus, arrive at Loughborough, Baxter Gate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between RAF Cranwell to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 51 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from RAF Cranwell to East Midlands Airport (EMA).

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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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Map of how to get from RAF Cranwell to East Midlands Airport (EMA).
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  • Distance: 38.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 24 min

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

You can take a bus from RAF Cranwell to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Cranwell RAF, Post Office, Leadenham, The Green, Grantham, Bus Station, Loughborough, Baxter Gate, and Loughborough, High Street in around 5 h 3 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sleaford to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham, Castle Wharf to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Leadenham, The Green to Grantham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Centrebus
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Grantham, Bus Station to Loughborough, Baxter Gate
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
centrebus.info

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