Travelling to the airport by bus
East Midlands Airport is easily accessible by public transport. A whole range of bus services make it quick and convenient to get to Nottingham, Leicester, Derby, Loughborough, Long Eaton, Ilkeston, Stapleford, Coalville, Shepshed, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Swadlincote and Burton-on-Trent, up to every 20 minutes, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
By bus to Nottingham, Long Eaton and Coalville
Travel on the high quality, frequent and direct Skylink service to Nottingham and Long Eaton, running up to every 20 minutes during the day and hourly at night, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, with an extension to Shepshed and Coalville, operating every hour between 4am to 11pm.
For full up to date timetable, maps, live travel alerts and ticket information visit www.trentbarton.co.uk/services/skylinknottingham. For Skylink queries call 01509 815637.
For your fast connection from Nottingham you can now catch the Express Skylink coach operating from Canal Street every half hour, serving Nottingham Train Station, West Bridgeford County Hall, Clifton Nottingham Trent University, Clifton South Interchange and the airport from 4.10am until 11pm.
For full up to date timetable, maps, live travel alerts and ticket information visit www.trentbarton.co.uk/services/skylinkclifton. For Skylink queries call 01509 815637.
By bus to Derby, Leicester and Loughborough
High quality, frequent and direct Skylink bus services to Derby, Leicester and Loughborough from East Midlands Airport run every 20 minutes during the day and hourly at night, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
For full up to date timetable, maps, live travel alerts and ticket information visit www.trentbarton.co.uk/services/skylinkderby. For Skylink queries call 01509 815637.
By bus to Ilkeston, Stapleford and Long Eaton
The my15 bus runs hourly from the airport to Ilkeston, via Castle Donington, Old Sawley, Long Eaton (including the train station), Sandiacre, Stapleford, Trowell and Ilkeston.
For full up to date timetable, maps, live travel alerts and ticket information visit www.trentbarton.co.uk/services/15 . For queries call 01509 815637.
By bus to Ashby, Swadlincote and Burton
The Airline 9 bus runs hourly from the airport to Melbourne, Ashby, Swadlincote, Newhall and Burton from 4.20am until 23.00, 7 days a week.
For full up to date timetable and ticket information visit www.midlandclassic.com. For queries call Midland Classic on 01283 500228.
Travel on the high quality and direct Airlink service to Coalville, running every 60 minutes during the day, Monday to Saturday.
This bus service is operated by Roberts Coaches - for queries call 01530 817444.
Contact Information for Journey Planning
For advice on planning your journey visit Traveline or call 0871 200 22 33
Call 0808 169 7032 for our Customer Service and Feedback Teams
You can also contact us directly by emailing or contact the Information Desk on 08719 199000
For National Express queries call 08717 818181
For East Midlands Trains queries call 08457 125678
For National Rail queries call 08457 484950