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There are 7 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Livingston by bus, tram, train, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the bus from Ingliston Road to Ladywell, Fastlink 24 / ...

$2 - $7

6 alternative options

Tram, train  •  35 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh Park Station T50
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Livingston North

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Livingston 9.8 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Livingston 9.8 miles

$2 - $3

Towncar  •  12 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Livingston 9.8 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Livingston 9.8 miles

$20 - $28

Walk  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Walk from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Livingston 8.7 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Livingston is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Livingston is to taxi which costs £27 - £33 and takes 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ingliston Road and arriving at Ladywell, Fastlink. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Livingston is 7 miles. The road distance is 9.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Livingston without a car is to bus which takes 34 min and costs £2 - £5.

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The bus from Ingliston Road to Ladywell, Fastlink takes 34 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Livingston bus services, operated by First, depart from Ingliston Road station.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Livingston bus services, operated by First, arrive at Ladywell, Fastlink station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Livingston is 10 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Livingston.

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There are 2300+ hotels available in Livingston. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Livingston.
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  • Distance: 6.9 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

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

First operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Livingston every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 34 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh Park Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 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 Livingston North
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Lothian Country Buses
Bus from Ingliston Road to Ladywell, Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Knightsridge, Deer Park
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Livingston
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$20 - $28
UberX
$20 - $28
uberXL
$29 - $45
Exec
$30 - $45
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Livingston
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Livingston
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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