There are 6 ways to get from Wolverhampton to East Midlands Airport (EMA) by tram, train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Tram, train, bus  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the tram from Wolverhampton St George's (Midland Metro Stop) (Wulfrun Centre) to Birmingham, Grand Central New Street (Midland Metro Stop) Mm1
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals)

$39 - $58

Cheapest option

Line 210 bus, bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 210 bus from Wolverhampton Bus Station to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station 210
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals)

$16 - $25

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 24 min

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

$42 - $103

Line 529 bus, bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 529 bus from Wolverhampton Bus Station to Walsall Bus Station 529
  2. Take the bus from Walsall Bus Station to Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station 10A / ...
  3. Take the bus from Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station to Burton upon Trent, Octagon Centre X12 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Burton upon Trent, New Street to Derby, Bus Station V1 / ...
  5. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals)

$24 - $26

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Wolverhampton to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 51.1 miles

$11 - $16

Towncar  •  55 min

  1. Take a town car from Wolverhampton to East Midlands Airport 51.1 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Wolverhampton station to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, there are services departing from Wolverhampton Bus Station and arriving at East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

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The distance between Wolverhampton and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 37 miles. The road distance is 51.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Wolverhampton to East Midlands Airport (EMA) without a car is to tram and train and bus which takes 2 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Wolverhampton to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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Wolverhampton to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Wolverhampton Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Wolverhampton to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 210 bus and bus, which costs and takes 3 h 34 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Wolverhampton to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 51 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Wolverhampton to East Midlands Airport (EMA).

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Map of how to get from Wolverhampton to East Midlands Airport (EMA).
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  • Distance: 37.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 21 min

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

You can take a train from Wolverhampton to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Birmingham New Street, Long Eaton, and Sawley, The Bell in around 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wolverhampton to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Derby, and Derby, Bus Station in around 3 h 34 min.

Train operators
West Midlands Metro
Website
westmidlandsmetro.com
Tram from Wolverhampton St George's (Midland Metro Stop) (Wulfrun Centre) to Birmingham, Grand Central New Street (Midland Metro Stop)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
westmidlandsmetro.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
42 min
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 Wolverhampton to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Single
$27 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $16
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
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Wolverhampton to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
First Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
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
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Wolverhampton Bus Station to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
NX West Midlands
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Wolverhampton Bus Station to Walsall Bus Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Walsall Bus Station to Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
nxbus.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
$7
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Midland Classic
Phone
+44 1283 500228
Email
info@midlandclassic.com
Website
midlandclassic.com
Bus from Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station to Burton upon Trent, Octagon Centre
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
midlandclassic.com
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Burton upon Trent, New Street to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Wolverhampton to East Midlands Airport
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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