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  • 4.3m passengers per annum
  • Low cost & leisure base serving the wider Midlands region
  • UK’s largest cargo freight airport after Heathrow
  • Located next to key road interchanges - four hours from virtually all UK commerce.

Our Operations

  • Operating hours: 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
  • Single intercontinental runway (09/27) – runway CATIII-equipped27 dedicated passenger aircraft stands
  • No runway slot constraints
  • RFFS – Category 8. Category 9 by arrangement1 main passenger terminal and apron

Our Transport Access

  • Excellent connections to the UK's main motorway networks (M1 and M42) allowing convenient access to 90% of the country within 4 hours drive time.
  • Within two hours drive time of London and Manchester
  • Frequently served by bus links connecting the airport to surrounding town and city regions and East Midlands Parkway (railway station) is situated nearby (4miles) with discounted taxi-transfer to and from the airport.