There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk Wheel by tram, 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

Tram, train  •  1 h 32 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 Camelon

$10 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 38 bus, line 3 bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) to Falkirk, Bus Station 38 / ...
  2. Take the line 3 bus from Falkirk, Bus Station to Tamfourhill, Falkirk Wheel Visitor Centre (Falkirk Wheel Turning Circle) 3 / ...

$7 - $9

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk Wheel 22.1 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk Wheel 22.1 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  27 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Falkirk Wheel 22.1 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk Wheel is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk Wheel is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 27 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Falkirk Wheel is 19 miles. The road distance is 22.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk Wheel, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk Wheel. However, there are services departing from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) and arriving at Tamfourhill, Falkirk Wheel Visitor Centre (Falkirk Wheel Turning Circle) via Falkirk, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk Wheel via Falkirk, Bus Station and Tamfourhill, Falkirk Wheel Visitor Centre (Falkirk Wheel Turning Circle) in around 2 h 27 min.

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 Camelon
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) to Falkirk, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Falkirk, Bus Station to Tamfourhill, Falkirk Wheel Visitor Centre (Falkirk Wheel Turning Circle)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk Wheel
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Falkirk Wheel
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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