There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk by tram, train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare 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  •  58 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Park Station (Edinburgh Trams) T50
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Falkirk Grahamston

$10 - $14

Cheapest option

Bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the bus from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) to Falkirk, Bus Station 38 / ...

$3 - $10

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk 19.9 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk 19.9 miles

$4 - $7

Rideshare  •  38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Ingliston to Falkirk 19.4 miles

$4

Towncar  •  23 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Falkirk 19.9 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk is to rideshare which costs £3 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 23 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Falkirk is 17 miles. The road distance is 19.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) and arriving at Falkirk, Bus Station station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 59 min.

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

First operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 59 min. Scottish Citylink also services this route 6 times a week.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Park Station (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Park to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Ingliston to Falkirk
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Falkirk
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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