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There are 9 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building by bus, tram, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to West End, Shandwick Place 100 / ...
  2. Take the bus from West End, Queensferry Street to Calton, Regent Terrace 124 / ...

$4 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 300 bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to South Side, Surgeons' Hall 300

$2

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Tram  •  51 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square T50

$4 - $7

Tram via Edinburgh, York Place  •  53 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh, York Place 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

$45 - $110

Towncar  •  19 min

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

$80 - $110

Uber  •  19 min

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

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building is to line 300 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 12 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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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at South Side, Surgeons' Hall. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 58 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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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building without a car is to bus which takes 49 min and costs £3 - £6.

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It takes approximately 49 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building, including transfers.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from Edinburgh Airport, Airport station.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building bus services, operated by East Coast Buses, arrive at Calton, Regent Terrace station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building is 8 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Scottish Parliament Building.

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There are 2268+ hotels available in Scottish Parliament Building. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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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: 49 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, West End, Queensferry Street, and Calton, Regent Terrace in around 49 min.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh, York Place
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 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
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from West End, Lothian Road to Calton, Regent Terrace
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to South Side, Surgeons' Hall
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 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
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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 to Calton, Regent Terrace
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
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 - $25
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$17 - $25
UberX
$17 - $25
uberXL
$26 - $40
Exec
$28 - $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
$45 - $110
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Scottish Parliament Building
Estimated price
$80 - $110

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