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There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to The Kelpies by bus, tram, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 909 bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 909 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Grangemouth, Newlands Garage 909

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 38 bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Ingliston Road to Falkirk, Gala Bingo 38

$6 - $7

4 alternative options

Tram, train, line 4 bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh Park Station T50
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Falkirk Grahamston
  3. Take the line 4 bus from Falkirk, Weir Street to Grangemouth, West Mains Industrial Estate 2 / ...

$12 - $17

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to The Kelpies 18.8 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to The Kelpies 18.8 miles

$4 - $6

Towncar  •  20 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to The Kelpies 18.8 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to The Kelpies is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to The Kelpies is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Grangemouth, Newlands Garage. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and The Kelpies is 16 miles. The road distance is 18.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to The Kelpies without a car is to line 909 bus which takes 1 h 1 min and costs £5 - £7.

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The line 909 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Grangemouth, Newlands Garage takes 35 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to The Kelpies bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Edinburgh Airport, Airport station.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to The Kelpies bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Grangemouth, Newlands Garage station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to The Kelpies is 19 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to The Kelpies.

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There are 346+ hotels available in The Kelpies. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to The Kelpies.
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  • Distance: 16 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to The Kelpies every 4 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh Park Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 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 Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Grangemouth, Newlands Garage
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Falkirk, Weir Street to Grangemouth, West Mains Industrial Estate
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Bus from Ingliston Road to Falkirk, Gala Bingo
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to The Kelpies
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to The Kelpies
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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