There are 8 ways to get from East Kilbride to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Threshold) to Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) 904

$10 - $15

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Train, bus  •  1 h 50 min

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

$17 - $24

Line 18 bus, bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 18 bus from East Kilbride, Bus Station (shopping centre) to Glasgow, Queen St (Tourist Centre) 18 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport Air / ...

$13 - $19

Line 201 bus, line 236 bus, bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 201 bus from East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Threshold) to Orbiston, Gardenside 201
  2. Take the line 236 bus from Bellshill, John Street to Harthill Services 236 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Harthill Services to Edinburgh Airport, Airport Air / ...

$15 - $19

Line 201 bus, train  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 201 bus from East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Threshold) to Airdrie, Callon Street (Masonic Lodge) 201
  2. Take the train from Airdrie to Edinburgh Park

$16 - $21

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Kilbride to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 39.1 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 39.1 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  42 min

  1. Take a town car from East Kilbride to Edinburgh Airport 39.1 miles

$160 - $230

Questions & Answers

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

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

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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.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 34 miles. The road distance is 39.1 miles.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 31 min and costs £7 - £11.

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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.

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East Kilbride to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Threshold) station.

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East Kilbride to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 39 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from East Kilbride to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).

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Map of how to get from East Kilbride to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).
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  • Distance: 34.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 31 min

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
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
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 Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Harthill Services to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
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
Website
First
Bus from East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Threshold) to Orbiston, Gardenside
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
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
Website
First
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Bellshill, John Street to Harthill Services
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from East Kilbride to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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