There are 5 ways to get from Scunthorpe to East Midlands Airport (EMA) by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Scunthorpe to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8)

$30 - $83

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Scunthorpe to Nottingham Station Street National Express

$13 - $19

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Scunthorpe to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Long Eaton

$41 - $62

Bus, train  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Scunthorpe, Lloyds Avenue to Lincoln, Barbican Hotel 100|InterConnect / ...
  2. Take the train from Lincoln Central to Nottingham

$31 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Scunthorpe to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 81 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Scunthorpe to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to bus which costs £10 - £15 and takes 3 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Scunthorpe to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between Scunthorpe and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 59 miles. The road distance is 81 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to get from Scunthorpe to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Scunthorpe to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, there are services departing from Scunthorpe and arriving at East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) via Nottingham Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 37 min.

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

You can take a train from Scunthorpe to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Sheffield, Long Eaton, and Sawley, The Bell in around 3 h 2 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Scunthorpe to East Midlands Airport (EMA) once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Scunthorpe to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Derby
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Train from Lincoln Central to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Scunthorpe, Lloyds Avenue to Lincoln, Barbican Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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