There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Elie by train, bus, taxi, 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

Train, bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirkcaldy
  2. Take the bus from Kirkcaldy, Bus Station to Elie, High Street (Elie Parish Church) X60 / ...

$14 - $19

Cheapest option

Line 747 bus, bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 747 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) 747
  2. Take the bus from Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) to Elie, High Street (Elie Parish Church) X60 / ...

$9 - $13

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Elie 43.2 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Elie 43.2 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  55 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Elie 43.2 miles

$170 - $240

Uber  •  55 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Elie 43.2 miles

$70 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Elie is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Elie is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 55 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Elie is 27 miles. The road distance is 43.2 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Elie, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Elie. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Elie, High Street (Elie Parish Church) via Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Elie via Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) in around 2 h 39 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $9
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kirkcaldy, Bus Station to Elie, High Street (Elie Parish Church)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) to Elie, High Street (Elie Parish Church)
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Elie
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$70 - $100
uberX
$70 - $100
uberXL
$110 - $160
UberEXEC
$110 - $160
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Elie
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Elie
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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