East Midlands Airport

27 cheap direct flights to & from East Midlands (EMA)

Flight East Midlands (EMA) - Edinburgh (EDI)
flybe (BE266, BE262, BE268, BE264)
Flight East Midlands (EMA) - Glasgow (GLA)
flybe (BE552, BE558, BE554), Virgin Atlantic Airways (VS8253, VS8259, VS8255)
Flight East Midlands (EMA) - Amsterdam (AMS)
flybe (BE1093), Etihad Airways (EY6132), ALITALIA (AZ4769)
Flight East Midlands (EMA) - Faro (FAO)
Jet2.com (LS685, LS687, LS3815), TUI Airways (BY7720)
Flight East Midlands (EMA) - Tenerife South (TFS)
Jet2.com (LS633, LS651), Thomas Cook Airlines UK (MT1234, MT1446, MT1606), TUI Airways (BY7260, BY7580, BY7728)
Flight East Midlands (EMA) - Corfu (CFU)
Jet2.com (LS637), TUI Airways (BY7558, BY7152), Thomas Cook Airlines UK (MT1506, MT1868)
Flight East Midlands (EMA) - Malaga (AGP)
Jet2.com (LS605, LS665, LS3857), TUI Airways (BY7794, BY7436)
Flight East Midlands (EMA) - Ibiza (IBZ)
Jet2.com (LS643), Thomas Cook Airlines UK (MT1508, MT1880), TUI Airways (BY7326, BY7612)
Flight East Midlands (EMA) - Majorca (PMI)
Jet2.com (LS601, LS603), Thomas Cook Airlines UK (MT1686, MT1162), TUI Airways (BY7186, BY7624, BY7206, BY7280)
Flight East Midlands (EMA) - Gran Canaria Las Palmas (LPA)
Jet2.com (LS669), Thomas Cook Airlines UK (MT1634, MT1040, MT1266), TUI Airways (BY7182)
Flight East Midlands (EMA) - Fuerteventura (FUE)
Jet2.com (LS613, LS3745), Thomas Cook Airlines UK (MT1758, MT1576), TUI Airways (BY7344)
Flight East Midlands (EMA) - Alicante (ALC)
Jet2.com (LS641, LS639, LS3775), TUI Airways (BY7218, BY7654)
Flight East Midlands (EMA) - Lanzarote (ACE)
Jet2.com (LS631), Thomas Cook Airlines UK (MT1398, MT1286, MT1536), TUI Airways (BY7414)

East Midlands Airport

East Midlands Airport is located near Derby, and also known by the name of Nottingham Airport. It is the main international airport in the relatively small central English county of Leicestershire. It is located exactly between the cities of Derby, Nottingham and Leicester and is managed by the Manchester Airports Group. Since the move of the low-cost airlines Ryanair and BMIbaby to the airport offering cheap flights from East Midlands to Alicante or Malaga in Spain, or Tenerife and Gran Canaria in the Canaries, the airport is experiencing an increase in passenger numbers. East Midlands airport is also a base for Thomson Airways and Thomas Cook operating seasonal charter and scheduled flights to popular holiday destinations, for example from East Midlands to Mallorca.
  • URL: Official website
  • Time zone: GMT 0
  • Service telephone: +44 871 919 9000
  • Address: East Midlands Airport, Castle Donington, Derby, DE74 2SA, United Kingdom
  • Operating company: Manchester Airport Group
  • Parking: Yes, several paid short and long stay car parks. Short stay is adjacent and within walking distance of the terminal. Long stay is close to the terminal or accessible with a shuttle service.
  • Nearby cities: Derby (16 km), Nottingham (19 km), Leicester (26 km), Sutton Coldfield (45 km), Coventry (49 km), Walsall (52 km), Birmingham (57 km), West Bromwich (57 km), Stoke-on-Trent (60 km), Sheffield (61 km)
  • Directions by car: The airport is on the M1 at junction 23a.
  • Stations: By train to Derby / Loughborough / Nottingham Railway Station; from there take the shuttle.
  • Flight distribution on the days of the week: Monday (16.64%), Tuesday (15.65%), Wednesday (9.80%), Thursday (13.64%), Friday (14.76%), Saturday (14.88%), Sunday (14.62%)
  • Alternative spelling: Castle Donnington, East Midlands Airport, Ιστ Μίντλαντς, میدلند شرقی, מזרח המידלנדס, イースト・ミッドランズ, 이스트미들랜즈, 东米德兰兹, Nottingham East Midlands, Derby, Derby (East Midlands)

Most popular destinations from East Midlands (Flights per week )

Top airlines (percentage of departures and arrivals)

  1. Ryanair (312, 45,35 %)
  2. Jet2.com (192, 27,91 %)
  3. Transavia France (68, 9,88 %)
  4. TUI Airways (51, 7,41 %)
  5. flybe (48, 6,98 %)
  6. Blue Islands (10, 1,45 %)
  7. other (1.02 %)

Car: The airport is situated on the M1. Motorists should take the M1 and leave at exit 23a between Leicester and Nottingham turning left. The airport is signposted.

Sat nav postcode: DE74 2SA

Train: Rail passengers have the option of travelling either to Derby, Nottingham or Leicester and then taking a shuttle to the airport.

Bus and coach: Skylink buses go to major cities such as Leicester, Nottingham and Derby.

Taxi: Arrow taxis operate to and from the airport.

Airport Hotels: Holiday Inn Express East Midlands Airport and the Thistle East Midlands Airport hotel are just two of the hotels at or near the airport.

Car hire: Europcar car rental are based at East Midlands airport.