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 (Middle Norton) to Ladywell, Fastlink (Ladywell Fastlink) 24 / ...

$3 - $5

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Tram, train  •  37 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Park Station (Edinburgh Trams) 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

$85 - $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

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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 (Middle Norton) and arriving at Ladywell, Fastlink (Ladywell Fastlink). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Saturday and Sunday. 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 - £4.

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The bus from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) to Ladywell, Fastlink (Ladywell Fastlink) takes 34 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Livingston bus services, operated by First, arrive at Ladywell, Fastlink (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 2291+ hotels available in Livingston. Prices start at $97 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 $3 - $4 and the journey takes 34 min. Lothian Country Buses also services this route every 30 minutes.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Park Station (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) to Ladywell, Park and Ride (Fastlink)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
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
$30 - $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
$85 - $120

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