There are 7 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Whitburn by tram, train, bus, 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

Tram, train, line 21 bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Park Station (Edinburgh Trams) T50
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Bathgate
  3. Take the line 21 bus from Bathgate, Gordon Avenue (Mid Street) to Whitburn, Cross (Whitburn Cross) 21A / ...

$10 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 22 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 22 bus from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) to Whitburn, Union Drive (Poundsaver) X22 / ...

$3 - $5

5 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) 21A
  2. Take the bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) to Whitburn, Union Drive (Poundsaver) 22A / ...

$6 - $9

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Whitburn 16.5 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Whitburn 16.5 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Whitburn 16.5 miles

$100 - $150

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Whitburn 16.5 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Whitburn is to line 22 bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 1 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Whitburn is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 18 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Whitburn is 14 miles. The road distance is 16.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Whitburn, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) and arriving at Whitburn, Union Drive (Poundsaver). Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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

First operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Whitburn hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 29 min.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Park Station (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 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 Bathgate
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bathgate, Gordon Avenue (Mid Street) to Whitburn, Cross (Whitburn Cross)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) to Whitburn, Union Drive (Poundsaver)
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) to Whitburn, Union Drive (Poundsaver)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Blue Bus
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) to Whitburn, Union Drive (Poundsaver)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Whitburn
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$30 - $45
uberX
$30 - $45
uberXL
$45 - $65
UberEXEC
$45 - $70
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Whitburn
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Whitburn
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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