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

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Bus  •  1 h 45 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 / ...

$15 - $20

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Tram, train  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Haymarket (Edinburgh Trams) T50
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Glasgow Queen Street
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Kilmarnock

$26 - $35

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 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kilmarnock is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kilmarnock is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 6 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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It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kilmarnock, including transfers.

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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 45 min.

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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 45 min.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Haymarket (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Kilmarnock
Estimated price
$220 - $310

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