There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bowness-on-Solway by tram, train, bus, 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

Tram, train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Haymarket (Edinburgh Trams) T50
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Carlisle

$145 - $231

Cheapest option

Bus, line 93 bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station Air
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Carlisle
  3. Take the line 93 bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Bowness on Solway, Kings Arms (Post Office) 93

$29 - $38

4 alternative options

Train, line 93 bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to Carlisle
  2. Take the line 93 bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Bowness on Solway, Kings Arms (Post Office) 93

$50 - $109

Bus  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaimes, Balmwell Terrace (at 62) to Galashiels, Transport Interchange X62
  2. Take the bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Carlisle, Iceland (opposite Howard Arms) X95

$42

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bowness-on-Solway 112.5 miles

$24 - $35

Towncar  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Bowness-on-Solway 112.5 miles

$360 - $500

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bowness-on-Solway is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bowness-on-Solway is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Bowness-on-Solway is 69 miles. The road distance is 112.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bowness-on-Solway, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bowness-on-Solway. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Bowness on Solway, Kings Arms (Post Office) via Glasgow and Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 53 min.

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What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and Bowness-on-Solway, England?

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Bowness-on-Solway via Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Carlisle, and Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) in around 5 h 53 min.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Haymarket (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Bowness on Solway, Kings Arms (Post Office)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Kaimes, Balmwell Terrace (at 62) to Galashiels, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Carlisle, Iceland (opposite Howard Arms)
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Bowness-on-Solway
Estimated price
$360 - $500

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