There are 7 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building by bus, tram, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to West End, Shandwick Place (at 38 McColl) 100 / ...
  2. Take the bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) to Calton, Regent Terrace 124 / ...

$3 - $9

6 alternative options

Tram  •  53 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh, York Place (Edinburgh Trams) T50

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building 8.5 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building 8.5 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Edinburgh Airport to Scottish Parliament Building

$40 - $110

Towncar  •  19 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Scottish Parliament Building 8.5 miles

$75 - $110

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building 8.5 miles

$17 - $24

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building is to taxi which costs £24 - £29 and takes 19 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Scottish Parliament Building is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Calton, Regent Terrace via West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building.
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  • Distance: 7.4 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and Scottish Parliament Building, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building via West End, Shandwick Place (at 38 McColl), West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43), and Calton, Regent Terrace in around 47 min.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh, York Place (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to West End, Shandwick Place (at 38 McColl)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from West End, Lothian Road (Caledonian Hotel) to Calton, Regent Terrace
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 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 West End, Shandwick Place (at 38 McColl)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
East Coast Buses
Email
hello@eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Website
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) to Calton, Regent Terrace
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$17 - $24
UberX
$17 - $24
uberXL
$25 - $35
Exec
$27 - $40
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building
Ave. Duration
19 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
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Edinburgh Airport to Scottish Parliament Building
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Scottish Parliament Building
Estimated price
$75 - $110

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