There are 8 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Lanark by bus, train, tram, 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

Bus, train, line 37 bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Haymarket Station 100 / ...
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Carstairs
  3. Take the line 37 bus from Carstairs Junction, St Charles Avenue to Lanark, Bus Station 37 / ...

$15 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus, line 77 bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) 21A
  2. Take the line 77 bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) to Lanark, Bus Station 77

$11 - $12

6 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station Air
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Lanark, Woodstock Street 240X

$21 - $25

Bus, line 242 bus, line 41 bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park Air
  2. Take the line 242 bus from Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park to Motherwell, Pollock Street (Motherwell Cross) 242
  3. Take the line 41 bus from Motherwell, Pollock Street (Motherwell Cross) to Lanark, Hunters Close 41

$16 - $21

Tram, train  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Haymarket (Edinburgh Trams) T50
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Motherwell
  3. Take the train from Motherwell to Lanark

$21 - $69

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Lanark 31.6 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Lanark 31.6 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  38 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Lanark 31.6 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Lanark is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Lanark is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 38 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Lanark is 25 miles. The road distance is 31.6 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Lanark, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Lanark. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Lanark, Woodstock Street via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Lanark via Buchanan Bus Station in around 2 h 29 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Carstairs
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Train from Haymarket to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
Train from Motherwell to Lanark
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $8
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
LNER
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Haymarket Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Haymarket Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
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
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Carstairs Junction, St Charles Avenue to Lanark, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Lanark, Woodstock Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park to Motherwell, Pollock Street (Motherwell Cross)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Blue Bus
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) to Lanark, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Motherwell, Pollock Street (Motherwell Cross) to Lanark, Hunters Close
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
jmbtravel.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Lanark
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Lanark
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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