There are 4 ways to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to East Midlands Airport (EMA) by plane, train or car

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Fly  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to East Midlands (EMA) SOU - EMA

$110 - $490

Cheapest option

Train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Derby

$82 - $121

2 alternative options

Train via Birmingham New Street  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton

$105 - $164

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 155.6 miles

$30 - $50

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The distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 130 miles. The road distance is 155.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to East Midlands Airport (EMA) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to fly from Southampton (SOU) to East Midlands (EMA), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to fly which takes 3 h 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 42 min.

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There is no direct flight from Southampton Airport to East Midlands Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 156 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to East Midlands Airport (EMA).

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to East Midlands Airport.

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There are 405+ hotels available in East Midlands Airport (EMA). Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to East Midlands Airport (EMA).
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  • Distance: 130.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 40 min

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

Flybe, Aurigny and two other airlines fly from Southampton Airport (SOU) to East Midlands Airport (EMA) hourly. Alternatively, CrossCountry operates a train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 5 times a day. Tickets cost $75 - $120 and the journey takes 3 h 2 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to East Midlands via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Southampton to East Midlands via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Southampton to East Midlands via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Southampton to East Midlands via Jersey
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Southampton to East Midlands via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Southampton to East Midlands via Manchester, Jersey
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Southampton to East Midlands via Manchester, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Southampton to East Midlands via Glasgow, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Southampton to East Midlands via Manchester, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Southampton to East Midlands via Edinburgh, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Southampton to East Midlands via Leeds Bradford, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Derby
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40

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