If you are travelling to and from Derby, take the high quality 24 hour Skylink bus service. †It's fast, frequent and reliable, running every 30 minutes during the day and hourly during the night, seven days a week. †Bus tickets can be purchased from the bus driver or from the Airport Information Desk.†
Skylink is family friendly, offering excellent value fares, plenty of luggage space, clean and comfortable seating, friendly drivers, with low floor easy access for pushchairs and wheelchairs and the bus stops directly outside the terminal building.
The service departs from Derby Bus Station, Bay 12.† Passengers travelling to or from the north and west of the UK can make their train connection at Derby train station.
Please be advised that due to Station redevelopment the bus stops outside the main Derby Train Station terminal buildings will not be in use on journeys towards East Midlands Airport. †A temporary stop will be located further along Midland Road by the War Memorial. †Permanent bus stops are expected to be reinstated by April 2013
On the following dates these events are taking place at Donington Park, customers should allow extra time on these dates:†
•†††††††† 3rd – 5th May (Donington Historic Festival)
•†††††††† 24th – 26th May (FIM Superbike World Championship)
•†††††††† 14th – 16th June (Download Festival - Camping On Site Begins Wednesday 12th June)
•†††††††† 9th – 11th August (Classic Motorcycle Festival )
•†††††††† 31 Aug – 1st Sept (Superstars, GT Sprint & Auto GP Championships)
•†††††††† 6th – 8th Sept (MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship)
The service will not operate on Christmas Day but will resume with the Boxing Day timetable. The timetable will then be continuous, 24/7, until Christmas Eve 2013
Our timetable is available in a handy format for easy downloading and printing.
|Adult Anytime Return1||£7.80 / €10*|
|Child Single||half price|
|Child Anytime Return||half price|
|Family Anytime Return (up to five)2||£14/ €16*|
Terms & Conditions
- Valid for three months
- Up to 5 people, maximum 2 adults valid for one month
- Regular passengers – Travel for less with an easycard from Derby to East Midlands Airport, which provides 10 single journeys on each card, valid for 3 months
- National concessionary scheme for people aged over 60 and/or with disabilities – contact your local authority for more details
- *Payment in Euro requires exact change