Cheap flights to East Midlands, UK

Find a cheap flight to East Midlands airport, the gateway to Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Nottinghamshire. The East Midlands is basking in the glory of recent films made here, including Robin Hood, released in 2010 and starring Russell Crow as the man in green without the tights! Various scenes of the movie were shot in Derbyshire’s Peak District and while Nottingham and the real Sherwood Forest were not used in the making of the film, they played a central role in the legendary world recreated for the big screen. This renewed enthusiasm for his exploits is set to continue, rekindling the tale in the hearts and minds of yet another generation.

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East Midlands - (EMA)


Located in central England, 12 miles South East of Derby, 13 miles South West of Nottingham and 19 miles North West of Leicester.

Public transport

East Midlands Airport  0044 (0)8719199000

By coach: National Express Airport service 240 offers direct connections daily to and from East Midlands Airport to Bradford, Leeds, Sheffield, Chesterfield. Luton, Heathrow and Gatwick, allowing onward connections throughout the UK.
By bus: East Midlands Airport provides regular bus services to and from the cities of Nottingham, Leicester and Derby and also the towns of Loughborough, Burton and Coalville through its network of Skylink buses. Connect at East Midlands Parkway for journeys to and from Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, Lincoln, Sheffield and London. 
NEW! A new pre-bookable shared taxi scheme operated by Village Cars provides a fast and direct connection between the station and the airport.
To guarantee your seat at a reduced rate of just £3, please ensure that you have booked at least 12 hours or more in advance of the taxi being required. When booking your seat please provide a telephone number as Village Cars may contact you to confirm your booking. If you have not booked your seat at least 12 hours in advance, please call Village Cars and a taxi will be available, however Village Cars may charge you the normal rate.
The journey between the station and airport takes approximately 10 minutes.
How to book your seat:
You can book at the same time as booking your train ticket online by completing the booking form.
You can book online at any time by visiting
You can contact Village cars by telephone on 01332 706020
Village Cars will pick you up outside East Midlands Parkway station from the dedicated taxi rank. If you have booked a return journey from East Midlands Airport, please meet Village Cars at the Information Desk in the Arrivals building.
. For information on bus times, routes and fares visit, and for rail information visit
By taxi:Taxis operated by Arrow Cars, are available from the Taxi Office, outside the Arrivals Area, 24 hours a day. Arrow Cars: 0044 (0)1332814000

Tourist information

A 24 hour information desk is located in the arrivals area in the terminal. There is a kiosk in the area also where local attractions, activities and hotels can be viewed.


Opens 2 hours prior to flight departure time.
Check-in on international flights to and from and over mainland Europe will close promptly 40 minutes before the scheduled departure time.
For flights within the UK, Republic of Ireland and Jersey check-in close promptly 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time.