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Duration 23 min
Distance 7.8 miles
Average price £4
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average bus between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Old Town takes 23 min and the fastest bus takes 19 min. The bus runs at least 3 times per hour from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Old Town. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Old Town
21 min
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£1 - £5

Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Old Town bus times

Buses run every 20 minutes between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Old Town. The earliest departure is at 01:00 in the morning, and the last departure from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is at 16:40 which arrives into Old Town at 17:06. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 23 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Old Town? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Edinburgh, Princes Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Old Town is 7 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Old Town bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from Edinburgh Airport, Airport station.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Old Town bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, arrive at Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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There are 3901+ hotels available in Old Town. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Old Town?

Lothian Buses operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Edinburgh, Princes Street every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £5 and the journey takes 21 min. Two other operators also service this route.
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.co.uk
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Edinburgh Trams
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£6
Phone
0131 475 0177
Email
info@edinburghtrams.com
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh Princes Street
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£6
Website
Edinburgh Trams
Scottish Citylink
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Scottish Citylink

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