Select from 6 ways to get there

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Recommended option

Line 900 bus  •  40 min

  1. 900

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 300 bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. 300

$2

6 alternative options

Tram  •  50 min

  1. T50

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. 8.3 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  18 min

  1. 8.3 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  19 min

$45 - $120

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. 8.3 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  18 min

  1. 8.3 miles

$17 - $25

What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and Macdonald Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh, Scotland?

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Macdonald Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 22 min.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport) to Edinburgh, North St David Street (at 3)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Stance F (Airport) to Canongate Kirk (Huntly House Museum)
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Macdonald Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$17 - $25
uberX
$17 - $25
uberXL
$26 - $40
UberEXEC
$28 - $40
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Macdonald Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Edinburgh Airport to Macdonald Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Macdonald Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Macdonald Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh is 12 km. The road distance is 13 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Macdonald Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh is to line 300 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Macdonald Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs £23 - £28.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport) and arriving at Edinburgh, North St David Street (at 3). Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

The line 900 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport) to Edinburgh, North St David Street (at 3) takes 22 min including transfers and departs hourly.