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Public Transport and Parking

Special Assistance with Transport To and From the Airport

Drop off

If you are being dropped off at the airport, there are two options available that are the closest to the terminal:

  • Rapid Drop Off Zone (RDO) – this area costs £2 for 10 minutes and is located across the road from the main check-in hall.
  • Short Stay 1 Car Park – show your Blue Badge at our car parking office and you can park for free for 30 minutes. This car park is located behind the RDO. 

Parking

We have several car parks that have dedicated disabled bays: 

  • Walk to terminal – these car parks can only be accessed by walking to/from the terminal. Please see our walking guide for approximate distances.
    • Short Stay 1  – 28 spaces
    • Mid Stay 1 – 4 spaces
    • Mid Stay 3 – 18 spaces
  • Bus service to terminal – these car parks are serviced to/from the terminal by a bus service. All of our buses are wheelchair accessible.
    • Long Stay 1 – 57 spaces
    • Long Stay 2 – 6 spaces

To book a disabled space please call our Contact Centre on 0800 083 8759.

All of East Midlands Airport's car parking facilities are fully compliant with the Equalities Act.

Meet & Greet

Our Meet & Greet service is located across the road from the terminal – Blue Badge holders can book this service and receive a 20% discount.

If you would like to book this please call our Contact Centre on 0800 083 8759.

Public transport

Local bus services

We have various bus routes that service the airport from the surrounding area. Please click the following link for local bus services: http://www.eastmidlandsairport.com/getting-to-and-from/bus-services/

Arriving by train

We do not have any train services that directly service East Midlands Airport.

Please see: http://www.eastmidlandsairport.com/getting-to-and-from/train/ for more information.

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