There are 6 ways to get from Walsall 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  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Walsall to Birmingham New Street
  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)

$42 - $65

Cheapest option

Line 35 bus, bus  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 35 bus from Walsall Bus Station to Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station 35
  2. Take the bus from Burton upon Trent, High Street to Derby, The Strand (St James Street) X38
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8)

$17 - $37

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 28 min

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

$41 - $69

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Walsall to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 41.6 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Walsall to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 41.6 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  48 min

  1. Take a town car from Walsall to East Midlands Airport 41.6 miles

$120 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Walsall to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Walsall to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to taxi which takes 48 min and costs £150 - £180.

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The distance between Walsall and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 51 km. The road distance is 67 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from Walsall to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Walsall to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, there are services departing from Walsall Bus Station and arriving at East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) via Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station, Burton upon Trent, High Street and Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

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

You can take a train from Walsall to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Birmingham New Street, Long Eaton, and Sawley, The Bell in around 2 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Walsall to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station, Burton upon Trent, Octagon Centre, Burton upon Trent, High Street, Derby, The Strand (St James Street), and Derby, Bus Station in around 3 h 14 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
34 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, EMA Departure Building (Building 8)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Walsall Bus Station to Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Burton upon Trent, High Street to Derby, The Strand (St James Street)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Arriva Derby
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Burton upon Trent, High Street to Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Burton upon Trent, High Street to Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Walsall to East Midlands Airport (EMA)
Ave. Duration
48 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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Walsall to East Midlands Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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