There are 6 ways to get from Burntisland to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Burntisland to Edinburgh Gateway

$8 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 7 bus, line 747 bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Burntisland, Library (Kirkgate) to Inverkeithing, Boreland Road 7
  2. Take the line 747 bus from Inverkeithing, Bannerman Avenue (Rail Station Car Park) to Edinburgh Airport, Airport 747

$6 - $10

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Burntisland to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 21 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Burntisland to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 21 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  28 min

  1. Take a town car from Burntisland to Edinburgh Airport 21 miles

$110 - $160

Uber  •  28 min

  1. Take an Uber from Burntisland to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 21 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Burntisland to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burntisland to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 28 min.

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The distance between Burntisland and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 9 miles. The road distance is 21 miles.

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It takes approximately 37 min to get from Burntisland to Edinburgh Airport (EDI), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burntisland to Edinburgh Airport (EDI). However, there are services departing from Burntisland, Library (Kirkgate) and arriving at Edinburgh Airport, Airport via Inverkeithing, Bannerman Avenue (Rail Station Car Park). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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Map of how to get from Burntisland to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).
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  • Distance: 9.3 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

What companies run services between Burntisland, Scotland and Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Burntisland to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Burntisland to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) via Inverkeithing, Boreland Road and Inverkeithing, Bannerman Avenue (Rail Station Car Park) in around 1 h 8 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Burntisland to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Burntisland, Library (Kirkgate) to Inverkeithing, Boreland Road
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverkeithing, Bannerman Avenue (Rail Station Car Park) to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Burntisland to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
uberXL
$55 - $80
Exec
$55 - $80
Taxi from Burntisland to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Burntisland to Edinburgh Airport
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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