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There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to East Kilbride by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Ingliston Road to East Kilbride, St Brides Church 904

$10 - $14

5 alternative options

Bus, line 18 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station Air
  2. Take the line 18 bus from Glasgow, Sauchiehall Lane to East Kilbride, St Brides Church 6 / ...

$13 - $18

Bus, train  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station Air
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to East Kilbride

$16 - $24

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to East Kilbride 38.9 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to East Kilbride 38.9 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  42 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to East Kilbride 38.9 miles

$160 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to East Kilbride is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to East Kilbride is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ingliston Road and arriving at East Kilbride, St Brides Church. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and East Kilbride is 34 miles. The road distance is 38.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to East Kilbride without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 7 min and costs £7 - £11.

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The bus from Ingliston Road to East Kilbride, St Brides Church takes 1 h 7 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to East Kilbride bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Ingliston Road station.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to East Kilbride bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at East Kilbride, St Brides Church station.

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

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There are 755+ hotels available in East Kilbride. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to East Kilbride.
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  • Distance: 34.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to East Kilbride 5 times a week. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Ingliston Road to East Kilbride, St Brides Church
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to East Kilbride
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 East Kilbride
Estimated price
$160 - $230

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