There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aviemore by bus, train, car or towncar

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Line 747 bus, bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 747 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Halbeath, Kingdom Services 747
  2. Take the bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel M90

$32 - $44

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Train  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Aviemore

$38 - $54

Train via Inverkeithing  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Inverkeithing to Aviemore

$42 - $52

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aviemore 124.9 miles

$26 - $40

Towncar  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Aviemore 124.9 miles

$390 - $550

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aviemore is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aviemore is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aviemore. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel via Halbeath, Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Aviemore is 88 miles. The road distance is 124.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aviemore without a car is to line 747 bus and bus which takes 3 h 35 min and costs £24 - £35.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aviemore, including transfers.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aviemore bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Edinburgh Airport, Airport station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aviemore is to line 747 bus and bus which takes 3 h 35 min and costs £24 - £35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aviemore bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aviemore is 125 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aviemore.

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  • Distance: 88.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 35 min

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aviemore via Halbeath, Kingdom Services and Halbeath, Park & Ride in around 3 h 35 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aviemore 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 31 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Gateway to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from Inverkeithing to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $45
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Halbeath, Kingdom Services
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Aviemore
Estimated price
$390 - $550

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