There are no hotels at East Midlands Airport. Hotels in the vicinity include Thistle East Midlands Airport Hotel (Tel. +44(0)871 376 9015), Express by Holiday Inn (Tel. +44(0)1509 678 000) and Hilton East Midlands Airport Hotel (Tel. +44(0)1509 674 000). For more hotels and to book online, you can go to They offer a large range of hotels, at competitive internet rates.

Shops and restaurants

East Midlands Airport offers a fairly wide range of restaurants, cafés, (snack) bars and shops, including large duty-free shops.


You cannot store your baggage at East Midlands Airport. There's a lost-and-found desk in the Arrivals Hall.


For questions about East Midlands Airport, flight schedules and airport services you can turn to the information desk in the central hall.


You can fax and copy at the information desk, but East Midlands Airport doesn't offer any further business facilities. These are available at business hotels nearby the airport (see Hotels).

Disabled facilities

East Midlands Airport has excellent accessibility for the disabled. There are wheelchair ramps, adapted elevators and toilets, low-hanging telephones and facilities for the hearing-impaired. Parking places have also been reserved for disabled travelers on the short-term parking lot. For assistance you can call the central number +44(0)871 919 9000.

Other services

You can find exchange offices and ATM's in the central hall. In the northwestern part of the airport there's an open-air museum, where historical planes are being exhibited.