How to get to and from East Midlands Airport from Nottingham


East Midlands Airport to Nottingham

Sitting just 13 miles northeast from East Midlands Airport, the centre of Nottingham has plenty of links with the travel hub.


By Train

With trains taking as little as 15 minutes between Nottingham and Long Eaton, where you can catch a Skylink service to the airport, travelling by rail is a great option. Services run several times an hour every day.

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By Coach

Regular services run to and from Nottingham Station Street and East Midlands Airport, making it a great choice if you’re on a budget. The journey takes around 50 minutes with coaches running daily.

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By Car

Driving via the A453 between East Midlands Airport and Nottingham takes 24 minutes, depending on traffic, and is one of the easiest ways to get between the airport and the city. With the options to hire a car if you don’t have your own vehicle or book a hotel room when you have an early flight and want to avoid the traffic, making the trip by car is super-easy.

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