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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus via Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)  •  2 h 7 min

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

$41 - $66

Cheapest option

Line 37 bus, bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Solihull Town Centre to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station 37 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham to Leicester
  3. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113)

$18 - $26

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Solihull to Birmingham Moor Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton
  3. Take the bus from Sawley, The Bell to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8)

$40 - $69

Bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Coventry, Sainsbury's to Haymarket Bus Station 48
  2. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) Skylink Leicester Derby

$24 - $26

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 41.4 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 41.4 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  43 min

  1. Take a town car from Solihull to East Midlands Airport 41.4 miles

$120 - $170

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

You can take a bus from Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station, Birmingham, Leicester, and St Margaret's Bus Station in around 3 h 54 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Chiltern Railways
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 - $5
Schedules at
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Solihull Town Centre to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham to Leicester
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Coventry, Sainsbury's to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Solihull to East Midlands Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Solihull and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 55 km. The road distance is 66 km.

The cheapest way to get from Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to taxi which takes 43 min and costs £140 - £180.

No, there is no direct bus from Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, there are services departing from Solihull Town Centre and arriving at East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) via Birmingham and St Margaret's Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 54 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.