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

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the train from Cambuslang to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport Air / ...

£11 - £16

5 alternative options

Train, tram  •  2h 3m

  1. Take the train from Kirkhill to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
  3. Take the tram from Haymarket to Edinburgh Airport T50

£13 - £40

Train  •  2h 19m

  1. Take the train from Kirkhill to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Edinburgh Park

£11 - £36

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 38.2 miles

£80 - £100

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 38.2 miles

£5 - £9

Towncar  •  41 min

  1. Take a town car from Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport 38.2 miles

£30 - £120

Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Cambuslang and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is around 1h 48m and covers a distance of around 47 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 10m. Operated by First ScotRail Service and Scottish Citylink, the Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) service departs from Cambuslang and arrives in Edinburgh Airport, Airport. Typically 139 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 48m
Fastest journey time:
1h 10m
Journey distance:
47 miles
Services per week:
139
Cheapest price:
£11
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:07
Last service departs at:
23:36

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) train, walk and bus schedules

Departing Monday, July 26, 2021

Cambuslang → Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 41 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport (EDI). However, there are services departing from Kirkhill and arriving at Edinburgh Airport via Glasgow Queen Street and Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 3m.

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The distance between Cambuslang and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 32 miles. The road distance is 38.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) without a car is to train and bus which takes 1h 45m and costs £10 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1h 45m to get from Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport (EDI), including transfers.

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Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Kirkhill station.

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Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Edinburgh Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 38 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).

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There are 825+ hotels available in Edinburgh Airport (EDI). Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).
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  • Distance: 32.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 45m

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

You can take a train from Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) via Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street Low Level, Edinburgh Park, and Edinburgh Park Station in around 2h 19m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Cambuslang to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£2 - £3
Train from Kirkhill to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £29
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £29
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £25
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £13
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£19 - £25
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Taxi from Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
£80 - £100
Kelvin Kabs
Phone
+44 1355 241 212
Website
kelvinkabs.com
EKCO Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 23 33 33
Website
ekcotaxis.co.uk
East Kilbride Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 222 324
Website
ektaxis.co.uk
Southside Radio Cars
Phone
+44 141 883 3333
Website
southsideradiocars.co.uk
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 332 5050
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
Cross Cabs
Phone
+44 141 772 0000
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Caledonian Cabs
Phone
+44 7467 133 388
Website
caledoniancabs.co.uk
Hamilton Toa Taxis
Phone
+44 1698 281 144
Cadzow Cars
Phone
+44 1698 891 990
Website
cadzowcars.com
Bridge Cars
Phone
+44 1698 422 288
Jayride
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Cambuslang to Edinburgh Airport
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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