The huge variety of landscapes in the region is a main draw, with the chance to explore three of the UK’s biggest cities – Derby, Nottingham and Leicester.A hub of industry and development, the East Midlands is home to the world’s first factory, Sir Richard Arkwright’s Cromford Mill, as well as many other world heritage sites and beauty spots.While they each retain their own flavour, Derby, Nottingham and Leicester are the three of the main places of interest and all are easily within reach of East Midlands Airport.Situated in the heart of England, the East Midlands presents the opportunity for adventure at every turn for the whole family.There are also pick-up and drop-off points that are free of charge through the ' Shuttle Plus' scheme, which is signposted upon arrival.
Each of the main cities boast thriving high streets with all the shops you know and love, but if you’re looking to splash the cash at an American mall-type experience, why not try the famous Highcross Shopping Centre in Leicester?
Arrow Cars provide the taxi service at the airport and taxis can be booked in advance if required.
There's an office located opposite Arrivals and all major credit cards are accepted.
IATA code: EMA Name: East Midlands Airport Address: East Midlands Airport, Castle Donington, Derby, DE74 2SA Telephone: 44 (0)8 If you are flying from East Midlands and would like to take your car, there are a number of parking facilities available, including a short stay and a long stay car park.
There's no need to book in advance, although if you do, you'll save money.
It is possible to hire a car at the airport upon arrival.