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There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Tollcross by tram, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Tram, train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh Park Station T50
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Shettleston

$14 - $19

Cheapest option

Bus, line 255 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station Air
  2. Take the line 255 bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Tollcross, Altyre Street 240 / ...

$12 - $18

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Tollcross 37 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Tollcross 37 miles

$7 - $12

Towncar  •  38 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Tollcross 37 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Tollcross is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Tollcross is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Tollcross. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Tollcross, Altyre Street via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Tollcross is 32 miles. The road distance is 37 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Tollcross without a car is to tram and train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs £10 - £15.

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It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Tollcross, including transfers.

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

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Tollcross bus services, operated by First, arrive at Tollcross, Altyre Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Tollcross is 37 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Tollcross.

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There are 788+ hotels available in Tollcross. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Tollcross.
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  • Distance: 32.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and Tollcross, Glasgow City, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Tollcross via Buchanan Bus Station in around 1 h 46 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 Shettleston
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Tollcross
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Tollcross
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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