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There are 7 ways to get from Stafford 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  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Stafford to Tamworth
  2. Take the train from Tamworth High Level to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park

$42 - $76

Cheapest option

Line 841 bus, bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 841 bus from Stafford Town Centre, Shrewsbury Arms PH to Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station 841
  2. Take the bus from Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station to Derby, Bus Station Swi / ...
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park

$6 - $10

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Stafford to Tamworth
  2. Take the train from Tamworth High Level to Long Eaton
  3. Take the bus from Sawley, The Bell to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building

$41 - $80

Train East Midlands Trains, bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park Skylink Leicester Derby

$26 - $70

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stafford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 43.7 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Stafford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 43.7 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  51 min

  1. Take a town car from Stafford to East Midlands Airport 43.7 miles

$120 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stafford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to line 841 bus and bus which costs £4 - £8 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stafford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to taxi which costs £150 - £190 and takes 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stafford to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, there are services departing from Stafford Town Centre, Shrewsbury Arms PH and arriving at East Midlands Airport, Coach Park via Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station and Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

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The distance between Stafford and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 33 miles. The road distance is 43.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Stafford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 53 min and costs £30 - £60.

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It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Stafford to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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Stafford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by D&G Bus, depart from Stafford Town Centre, Shrewsbury Arms PH station.

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Stafford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by Kinchbus, arrive at East Midlands Airport, Coach Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stafford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 44 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Stafford to East Midlands Airport (EMA).

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There are 426+ hotels available in East Midlands Airport (EMA). Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Stafford to East Midlands Airport (EMA).
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  • Distance: 33 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 53 min

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

You can take a bus from Stafford to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station and Derby, Bus Station in around 3 h 43 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stafford to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $28
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Tamworth High Level to Derby
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $22
Train from Tamworth High Level to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Derby
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Single
$23 - $35
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Shrewsbury Arms PH to Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
dgbus.co.uk
Notts & Derby
Phone
01332 204568
Email
ndtraffic@nottsderby.co.uk
Website
nottsderby.co.uk
Bus from Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
nottsderby.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Stafford to East Midlands Airport (EMA)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Stafford to East Midlands Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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