Flights from East Midlands

Embark on a trip to an exciting destination from the East Midlands. You’ll be surprised how many places you can fly to from this hub, and you can evaluate them all by typing ‘everywhere’ into our search bar.


Once you’ve picked a place to explore, use our search engine to locate the best flight for your travelling needs. We’ll show you the cheapest options first, but you can find flights that will better suit your needs, offer direct routes, or fly via a city you could have a cheeky overnight layover in. Simply amend the filters to suit your particular preferences.


Then try our calendar feature, which searches for fares over a month. You can pick and choose the option that is most affordable, or the one that fits into your schedule. Whatever your specifications, this is a great way to see how the prices trend, so you are more likely to pick out the most economical routes by using this tool.


Finding flights from East Midlands Airport (EMA)


The East Midlands Airport (EMA) is the main aviation facility for the cities of the Midlands, these being Derby, Nottingham, and Leicester. The airport is strategically placed between 23 and 29km from each of these cities, and you can reach the airport by trains, buses and taxis.


Keen travellers can fly to over 30 destinations from this gateway hub, to cities across Europe. And this journeys are usually undertaken on airlines like Ryanair, Jet2, Thomas Cook Airlines, FlyBE, and bmi Regional. FlyBE is the primary airline handling the domestic routes, and you will discover that Ryanair offers the most international ones.


Popular destinations from East Midlands Airport


Discover the best of the UK right from this handy facility. Fly to Glasgow (GLA), Scotland’s trendiest city, and within a stone’s throw of the spectacular Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park. Or cross the Irish Sea, and see why so many boast that Belfast (BFS) is one of the best cities in the United Kingdom, shop in Victoria and Donegal Squares, tour the Crumlin Road Gaol, and marvel and the history of Belfast Castle.


Outside of the British Isles you can hop on short haul journeys to the magical shores of Italy’s Venice (VCE), the historic streets of Krakow (KRK), or to the delightful Old Town, and surrounding mountains of Geneva (GVA), Switzerland.


For destinations beyond Europe, you will need to transfer in a large hub, you can do this by making the train journey to London (LHR), and flying from there, or connecting in a fantastic city you’d like to see more of, like Rome (CIA) or Amsterdam (AMS). These cities can connect you to cities in North America, South America, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.


Please note that information is correct as of January 2017

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.