East Midlands Airport will close from Saturday evening to Monday evening for seven consecutive weeks. Beginning from Sunday 6 November for runway resurfacing works.

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 24-hour buses to East Midlands Airport

Welcome to skylink, our network of convenient 24 hour, 7 days-a-week bus & coach links to East Midlands Airport from Derby, Nottingham, Loughborough, Leicester and now serving Clifton, Coalville and Shepshed.

As well as dropping you off and picking you up right outside the terminal building, skylink provides an express service from Nottingham directly to the airport, Long Eaton into Nottingham every 20 minutes, and handy links from several other villages into both Derby and Nottingham, and into Loughborough and Leicester.

Our skylink buses and coaches are smart and comfortable and our drivers are famous for their courtesy, friendliness and professionalism. You'll be welcomed on board every time - so, whether you're flying off somewhere exotic, just going to work or making a shopping trip, skylink is your best route every time.



  skylink express

...is your express, luxury coach direct to East Midlands Airport from Nottingham's Broadmarsh bus station every 30 mins. If you're looking to get to the airport in style and comfort, then skylink express is the choice for you. With superfast free WiFi, USB power, posh leather seats, tables and plenty of luggage space.

We've even teamed up with our friends at NET trams to offer a joined up ticket from Clifton Interchange Park & Ride.

travel time from Nottingham to East Midlands Airport - 35 mins







skylink Nottingham

...is your handy bus to East Midlands Airport from Nottingham, Beeston, Long Eaton, Castle Donnington, Coalville, Shepshed and Loughborough. It runs 24/7 and has buses up to every 20 mins.

With superfast WiFi on board and our dedicated team of friendly drivers, skylink Nottingham has been a popular route to the airport for many years.

travel time from Nottingham - East Midlands Airport - 60 mins





  skylink Derby

...is your handy, smart bus to East Midlands Aiport from Derby, Leicester, Loughborough and Castle Donnington. With a brand new fleet of Mercedes buses, skylink Derby is one of the best ways to have a stress-free journey to the airport.

skylink Derby also runs 24/7 and has buses up to every 20 mins.

travel time from Derby to East Midlands Aiport - 45 mins





family tickets

We all know how stressful it can be to get the family ready for the big trip, trying to cram everything in to the car and then working out how you will all fit in it! Well we've tried to make things as simple as possible with our family ticket. Up to 5 people (2 adults, 3 children) can get return travel on any of our skylink buses and skylink express for just £16. The return trip is valid for up to 31 days from the point of sale. Just ask your driver when you board, we've got plenty of luggage room for you, the kids and all your luggage.



where to get your skylink buses & coach at East Midlands Airport

Our skylink buses and coach stop right outside the airport, so you don't have to worry about finding a parking spot or remembering where you parked! There is a lounge which is open 24/7 so you can stay nice and warm (or cool) whilst you wait for your bus.