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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Rugby to Tamworth
  2. Take the train from Tamworth High Level to Long Eaton

$43 - $84

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Lutterworth, Morrisons (Morrisons Supermarket) to St Margaret's Bus Station 84 / ...
  2. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) Skylink Leicester Derby

$12 - $19

4 alternative options

Bus via Walsgrave, University Hospital  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Rugby, North Street to Walsgrave, University Hospital 585 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Walsgrave, University Hospital to St Margaret's Bus Station X6
  3. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113)

$19 - $20

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rugby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 37 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Rugby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 37 miles

$7 - $12

Towncar  •  40 min

  1. Take a town car from Rugby to East Midlands Airport 37 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rugby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rugby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to taxi which costs £130 - £160 and takes 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rugby to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, there are services departing from Rugby, North Street and arriving at East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) via Walsgrave, University Hospital and St Margaret's Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between Rugby and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 32 miles. The road distance is 37 miles.

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The best way to get from Rugby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs £30 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from Rugby to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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Rugby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by Mike De Courcey Travel, depart from Rugby, North Street station.

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The best way to get from Rugby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs £30 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £16 and takes 3 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Rugby to East Midlands Airport (EMA).
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  • Distance: 31.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 6 min

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

You can take a train from Rugby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Tamworth, Tamworth High Level, Long Eaton, and Sawley, The Bell in around 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rugby to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Walsgrave, University Hospital and St Margaret's Bus Station in around 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Rugby to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Tamworth High Level to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
Bus operators
Mike De Courcey Travel
Phone
(024) 7630 2656
Website
traveldecourcey.com
Bus from Rugby, North Street to Walsgrave, University Hospital
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
traveldecourcey.com
Bus from Walsgrave, University Hospital to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
traveldecourcey.com
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rugby, North Street to Walsgrave, University Hospital
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
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
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Lutterworth, Morrisons (Morrisons Supermarket) to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Hinckley Bus
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
hinckleybus.co.uk
Bus from Lutterworth, Morrisons (Morrisons Supermarket) to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
hinckleybus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Rugby to East Midlands Airport (EMA)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk
Taxis 4 U
Phone
+44 1926 487920
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Rugby to East Midlands Airport
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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