There are 3 ways to get from Sleaford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Sleaford to Nottingham
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham Railway Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) Skylink Express

$20 - $28

2 alternative options

Train, bus via Long Eaton  •  1 h 52 min

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

$23 - $66

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Sleaford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 53.4 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Sleaford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sleaford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between Sleaford and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 40 miles. The road distance is 53.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Sleaford to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Sleaford to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, you can take the train to Nottingham, take the walk to Nottingham Railway Station, then take the bus to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals). Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Sleaford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Nottingham, Long Eaton, and Sawley, The Bell in around 1 h 52 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
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Train from Nottingham to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$1 - $3
Off-Peak Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Single
$5 - $8
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham Railway Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Sawley, The Bell to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk

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