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There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Hamilton by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the bus from Ingliston Road to Hamilton, Bus Station 904

$8 - $13

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Hamilton 36.2 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Hamilton 36.2 miles

$7 - $12

Towncar  •  39 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Hamilton 36.2 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Hamilton is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Hamilton is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ingliston Road and arriving at Hamilton, Bus Station station. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Hamilton is 29 miles. The road distance is 36.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Hamilton without a car is to bus which takes 51 min and costs £6 - £10.

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The bus from Ingliston Road to Hamilton, Bus Station takes 51 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Hamilton bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Hamilton, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Hamilton is 36 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Hamilton.

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There are 701+ hotels available in Hamilton. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 28.9 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Hamilton 5 times a week. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 51 min.

Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Hamilton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Hamilton
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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