There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Motherwell by bus, train, 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  •  43 min

  1. Take the bus from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) to Motherwell Library (Avon Street) 904

$9 - $13

5 alternative options

Bus, line 242 bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport) to Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park Air
  2. Take the line 242 bus from Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park to Motherwell, Watson Street 242

$12 - $16

Train, line 201 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Airdrie
  2. Take the line 201 bus from Whinhall, John Smith Swimming Pool (Bell Street) to Motherwell Library (Avon Street) 201

$16 - $21

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Motherwell 30.4 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Motherwell 30.4 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  35 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Motherwell 30.4 miles

$140 - $210

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Motherwell once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Park to Airdrie
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) to Motherwell Library (Avon Street)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport) to Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park to Motherwell, Watson Street
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Whinhall, John Smith Swimming Pool (Bell Street) to Motherwell Library (Avon Street)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
35 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
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Motherwell
Estimated price
$140 - $210

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Motherwell?

The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Motherwell is 43 km. The road distance is 49 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Motherwell?

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Motherwell is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 35 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Motherwell?

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Motherwell is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs £75 - £90.

Is there a direct bus between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Motherwell?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) and arriving at Motherwell Library (Avon Street). Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

How long does it take to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Motherwell?

The bus from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) to Motherwell Library (Avon Street) takes 43 min including transfers and departs once daily.