There are 7 ways to get from Sheffield to East Midlands Airport (EMA) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train East Midlands Trains, bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
  2. Take the bus from Sawley, The Bell to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) Skylink Nottingham

$23 - $32

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Bus National Express  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to East Midlands Airport National Express

$8 - $12

5 alternative options

Train CrossCountry, bus  •  1 h 10 min

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

$12 - $54

Bus via Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street (Castle Yard)  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Howard Street (Millennium Gallery) to Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street (Park Road) X17 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street (Castle Yard) to Derby, Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8)

$13 - $14

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sheffield to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 48 miles

$220 - $260

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 48 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  54 min

  1. Take a town car from Sheffield to East Midlands Airport 48 miles

$120 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to taxi which costs £170 - £210 and takes 54 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 39 miles. The road distance is 48 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h to get from Sheffield to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street station and arriving at East Midlands Airport. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to East Midlands Airport (EMA).
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  • Distance: 39.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

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

National Express operates a bus from Sheffield to East Midlands Airport (EMA) every 3 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Train from Sheffield to Derby
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Single
$23 - $35
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Sawley, The Bell to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street (Castle Yard) to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
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 Derby, Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to East Midlands Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Howard Street (Millennium Gallery) to Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street (Park Road)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Howard Street (Millennium Gallery) to Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street (Park Road)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sheffield to East Midlands Airport (EMA)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$220 - $260
Sheffield City Taxis
Phone
+44 114 239 3939
Website
sheffieldcitytaxis.com
S1 Taxis
Phone
+44 114 255 5111
Jayride
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Sheffield to East Midlands Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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