There are 8 ways to get from Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 50 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, Coach Park (Arrivals) Skylink Leicester Derby

$44 - $69

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Solihull Town Centre to Pool Meadow Bus Station 82 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pool Meadow Bus Station to Leicester, Charles Street (Halford Street and Free Lane) X6
  3. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113)

$20 - $21

6 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton

$43 - $72

Line 6 bus, train, bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Solihull, Station Rd to Digbeth, Park St 6 / ...
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8)

$43 - $64

Bus via Coventry, Well St  •  4 h 20 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

$21 - $22

Taxi  •  43 min

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

$190 - $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

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

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

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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 Pool Meadow Bus Station and St Margaret's Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between Solihull and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 34 miles. The road distance is 41.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA) without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 50 min and costs £30 - £55.

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by Diamond, depart from Solihull Town Centre station.

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The best way to get from Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs £30 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £17 and takes 3 h 33 min.

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Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by Kinchbus, arrive at East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Block 113) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 41 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA).

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There are 406+ hotels available in East Midlands Airport (EMA). Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA).
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  • Distance: 34.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA) hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Solihull to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Pool Meadow Bus Station, Leicester, Charles Street (Halford Street and Free Lane), and St Margaret's Bus Station in around 3 h 33 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
31 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 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
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, Coach Park (Arrivals)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
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 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
NX West Midlands
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Solihull, Station Rd to Digbeth, Park St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Solihull Town Centre to Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Johnson's Excelbus
Phone
01564 797 070
Email
businfo@johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Website
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Solihull Town Centre to Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Mike De Courcey Travel
Phone
(024) 7630 2656
Website
traveldecourcey.com
Bus from Pool Meadow Bus Station to Leicester, Charles Street (Halford Street and Free Lane)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
traveldecourcey.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
$190 - $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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