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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. 3 / ...

$7 - $13

Cheapest option

Line 3 bus, line 100 bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. 3 / ...
  2. 100 / ...

$4

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. 14.4 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  16 min

  1. 14.4 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  16 min

  1. 14.4 miles

$95 - $140

Uber  •  16 min

  1. 14.4 miles

$28 - $40

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

Lothian Buses operates a bus from Dalkeith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 40 min. Borders Buses also services this route hourly.

Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Dalkeith, Jarnac Court (opp North Wynd) to Old Town, North Bridge (The Balmoral Hotel)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Dalkeith, Jarnac Court (opp North Wynd) to West End, Shandwick Place (at 63)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Edinburgh Airport, Stance D (Airport)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Dalkeith, South Street (at Eskdaill Court) to Old Town, North Bridge (The Balmoral Hotel)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Dalkeith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$28 - $40
uberX
$28 - $40
uberXL
$40 - $60
UberEXEC
$40 - $60
Taxi from Dalkeith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
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
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Dalkeith to Edinburgh Airport
Estimated price
$95 - $140

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dalkeith and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 19 km. The road distance is 23 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dalkeith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Dalkeith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs £35 - £45.

No, there is no direct bus from Dalkeith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI). However, there are services departing from Dalkeith, Jarnac Court (opp North Wynd) and arriving at Edinburgh Airport, Stance D (Airport) via West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Dalkeith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI), including transfers.