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There are 7 ways to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to East Midlands Airport (EMA) by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Derby

$82 - $121

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  6h 53m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Leamington Spa
  2. Take the bus from Coventry, Corporation St to Haymarket Bus Station 48

$77 - $112

5 alternative options

Train via Birmingham New Street  •  3h 59m

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

$106 - $160

Train via Birmingham New Street #2  •  4h 28m

  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  •  2h 34m

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

$30 - $50

Fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4h 22m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Derby

$105 - $298

Fly to Manchester, train  •  5h 4m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Long Eaton

$85 - $196

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2h 34m.

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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 3h 45m and costs £60 - £95.

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It takes approximately 3h 45m to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport.

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There are 441+ hotels available in East Midlands Airport (EMA). Prices start at $54 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: 3h 45m

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

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 3h 1m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
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
3h 1m
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
2h 22m
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 Derby
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Leamington Spa
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Train from Leeds to Derby
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Derby
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Bus operators
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Coventry, Corporation St to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Stagecoach Warwickshire

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