There are 7 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bathgate by tram, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Tram, train  •  41 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Park Station (Edinburgh Trams) T50
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Bathgate

$8 - $11

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Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) to Bathgate, Council Offices 20 / ...

$3 - $7

5 alternative options

Line 300 bus, bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Saughton Mains (at 90) 300
  2. Take the bus from Broomhouse, Parkhead Terrace to Bathgate, St David's House (Mathieson's the Bakers) X27 / ...

$12

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bathgate 14 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bathgate 14 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Bathgate 14 miles

$95 - $130

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bathgate 14 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bathgate is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bathgate is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) and arriving at Bathgate, Council Offices. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Bathgate is 11 miles. The road distance is 14 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bathgate without a car is to tram and train which takes 41 min and costs £6 - £9.

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bathgate, including transfers.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bathgate bus services, operated by First, depart from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) station.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bathgate bus services, operated by First, arrive at Bathgate, Council Offices station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bathgate is 14 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bathgate.

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There are 273+ hotels available in Bathgate. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bathgate.
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  • Distance: 11.3 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

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

First operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bathgate every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Blue Bus also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Park Station (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Park to Bathgate
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Blue Bus
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) to Bathgate, Council Offices
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Saughton Mains (at 90)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Broomhouse, Parkhead Terrace to Bathgate, St David's House (Mathieson's the Bakers)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bathgate
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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uber.com
Assist
$27 - $40
UberX
$27 - $40
uberXL
$40 - $55
Exec
$40 - $60
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bathgate
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$45 - $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
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Bathgate
Estimated price
$95 - $130

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