There are 7 ways to get from East Kilbride to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) by bus, train, 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

Bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. 904

$10 - $15

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Air

$15 - $21

Line 18 bus, bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. 18 / ...
  2. Air

$13 - $19

Line 201 bus, train  •  2 h 31 min

  1. 201

$16 - $21

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. 39.1 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  42 min

  1. 39.1 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  42 min

  1. 39.1 miles

$160 - $230

Questions & Answers

The distance between East Kilbride and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 55 km. The road distance is 62 km.

The cheapest way to get from East Kilbride to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 42 min.

The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to taxi which takes 42 min and costs £95 - £120.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Threshold) and arriving at Ingliston Road (Middle Norton). Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

The bus from East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Threshold) to Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) takes 1 h 31 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from East Kilbride to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
Train from Airdrie to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Threshold) to Ingliston Road (Middle Norton)
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Central College of Commerce (North Frederick Street) to Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from East Kilbride, Bus Station (shopping centre) to Glasgow, Queen St (Tourist Centre)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Threshold) to Airdrie, Callon Street (Masonic Lodge)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from East Kilbride to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Kilbride to Edinburgh Airport
Estimated price
$160 - $230

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