Getting to Nottingham East Midlands
The airport is situated in the countryside near the small market town of Kegworth. Although the airport is served by rail and bus these services are cumbersome often requiring more than one connection. Getting to the airport by car, mini-bus or taxi is the only easy option.Otherwise a fair amount of luggage hauling is involved.
Nottingham East Midlands airport is centrally located just off the M42, which is only a short distance from the M1. Being centrally located, the airport serves a wide catchment area. The major cities surrounding the airport are Nottingham, Leicester, Derby, Stoke, Birmingham and Coventry.
Daily connections to the airport from Leeds, Bradford, Sheffield, Chesterfield, Luton airport, Gatwick airport and Heathrow airport by National Express.
In addition there are services from Nottingham and Derby which pass through local towns and villages. Skylink runs half hourly services from Nottingham city centre to the airport stopping at the train station and Clifton
There is no direct rail link to the airport and the distances from the airport are considerable. The main stations are Nottingham, Derby and Loughborough.