East Midlands Airport Buses
Depending on where you want to travel there are several bus route and coach services operating from East Midlands Airport.
Skylink Buses at East Midlands Airport
Skylink operate a bus service directly to the city centres of Nottingham and Leicester. Both in under an hour.
The Nottingham service will also take you to Nottingham Railway Station. The buses are every half an hour, 24 hours a day and operate 7 days a week.
The Leicester service operates hourly during the day and most of the night. It would be a good idea to check on the Sky Link website to make sure a bus is available if you are arriving or departing late at night or early in the morning. www.skylink.co.uk
If you are travelling to and from Derby the 24 hour Skylink bus service runs every 30 minutes during the day and hourly during the night, seven days a week.
The service departs from Morledge, Stop 2 in Derby. Passengers travelling to or from the north and west of the UK can make their connection at Derby train station.
Coaches at East Midlands Airport
There is also National Express coach service from East Midlands Airport if you wish to travel further afield. They operate services to Bradford, Leeds, Sheffield, Chesterfield, Coventry, Heathrow Airport and Gatwick Airport.
You can pay the driver for a ticket on National Express but obviously only if there is a seat available.
The coach stops are just behind Checker Cars to the left of the arrivals area.
For more information call 08705 80 80 80 or visit www.nationalexpress.com