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

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Bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to West End, Shandwick Place (at 38 McColl) 100 / ...
  2. Take the bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) to Dunbar, Post Office X7 / ...

$13 - $17

6 alternative options

Tram, bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams) T50
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Dunbar, Post Office 253

$16 - $17

Tram, train  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams) T50
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Dunbar

$14 - $56

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Dunbar 39.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Dunbar 39.3 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  42 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Dunbar 39.3 miles

$160 - $230

Uber  •  42 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Dunbar 39.3 miles

$65 - $95

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Dunbar. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Dunbar, Post Office via West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Dunbar is 33 miles. The road distance is 39.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Dunbar without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Dunbar, including transfers.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Dunbar bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from Edinburgh Airport, Airport station.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Dunbar bus services, operated by East Coast Buses, arrive at Dunbar, Post Office station.

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

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There are 146+ hotels available in Dunbar. Prices start at $151 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Dunbar.
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  • Distance: 33.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 51 min

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Dunbar via West End, Shandwick Place (at 38 McColl) and West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) in around 1 h 51 min.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Dunbar
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to West End, Shandwick Place (at 38 McColl)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to West End, Shandwick Place (at 38 McColl)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
East Coast Buses
Email
hello@eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Website
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) to Dunbar, Post Office
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Dunbar, Library (Masonic Lodge)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Dunbar, Post Office
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Border Buses
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Dunbar, Post Office
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Dunbar
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$65 - $95
UberX
$65 - $95
uberXL
$100 - $140
Exec
$100 - $150
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Dunbar
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Dunbar
Estimated price
$160 - $230

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