An East Midlands train leaves Nottingham station (Photo: Matthew Black)
There are three train stations near East Midlands airport. Derby train station, 13 miles away, serves the north and west of the country and is connected by Skylink bus to the airport every 30 minutes. Nottingham train station, also 13 miles away, serves the east of the country. It is also connected every half an hour by the Skylink.
East Midlands Parkway station, five miles away, serves both Derby and Nottingham as well as Leicester, Lincoln, Sheffield and London. A shuttle between the station and airport can be booked in advance here.
Train times and prices for all these stations and stations across the UK can be found at the National Rail website.