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

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Bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station Air
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) X76 / ...

$19 - $23

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Kilmarnock

$24 - $75

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kilmarnock 59.7 miles

$12 - $19

Towncar  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Kilmarnock 59.7 miles

$220 - $300

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kilmarnock station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Kilmarnock is 50 miles. The road distance is 59.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kilmarnock without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kilmarnock, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kilmarnock is to bus which takes 1 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 3 min.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kilmarnock bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street).

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kilmarnock is 60 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kilmarnock.

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There are 228+ hotels available in Kilmarnock. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kilmarnock.
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  • Distance: 50 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kilmarnock via Buchanan Bus Station in around 1 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kilmarnock via Haymarket (Edinburgh Trams), Haymarket, and Glasgow Central in around 3 h 3 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
Train from Glasgow Central to Kilmarnock
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Kilmarnock
Estimated price
$220 - $300

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