East Midlands Airport Informational Guide to East Midlands International Airport (EMA) - Non Official

East Midlands Airport Train

EMA Airport isn’t directly connected to the rail service.

To get to the closest train stations to East Midlands Airport it is necessary to take a mean of transportation.

Keep reading for further information:

Train stations

The closest train stations to EMA Airport are East Midlands Parkway Train Station, Derby Train Station, Nottingham Train Station and Long Eaton Train Station.

All four stations linked to EMA Airport by frequent buses and shuttle services. 

East Midlands Parkway Train Station

The Railink shuttle covers the route between East Midlands Airport to East Midlands Parkway Train Station, which is located 5 miles from it. 


The Railink runs every hour from 09:00 am to 05:00 pm, seven days a week. Total trip time is 14 minutes. 

Derby train station

It is located 12 miles from East Midlands Airport. It is connected with Sheffield, Chesterfield and Birmingham.

The Skylink bus connects Derby Train Station with East Midlands Airport. Note that it is a frequent service. 

Nottingham train station

Nottingham Train Station is located 12 miles from EMA Airport.

From this station depart trains to Lincoln and also to the east of the United Kingdom. 

The Skylink bus also connects it with the airport. 

Long Eaton train station

It is located 7 miles from East Midlands Airport.

You can go to London from there and to the south of UK too.

Skylink bus connects the station with the airport.

Check the bus section for further information.