There are 3 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Durham by tram, train, bus or car

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  •  2 h 55 min

  1. T50

$32 - $117

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. National Express

$22 - $68

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. 130 miles

$27 - $45

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

National Express operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Durham 3 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
0131 475 0177
Tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Durham is 172 km. The road distance is 208 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Durham is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Durham is to drive which takes 2 h 33 min and costs £20 - £30.

It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Durham, including transfers.