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There are 10 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile by bus, tram, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus First  •  36 min

  1. Take the bus from Ingliston Road to Edinburgh, Waterloo Place 38 / ...

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 100 bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Edinburgh, Waverley Bridge 100

$2

8 alternative options

Bus Lothian Buses  •  41 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Edinburgh, Princes Street 100 / ...

$2 - $6

Tram  •  43 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh, Princes Street T50

$4 - $7

Line 300 bus  •  1 h 2 min

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

$2

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile 7.8 miles

$29 - $35

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile 7.8 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  18 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Edinburgh Airport to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile

$45 - $110

Towncar  •  17 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile 7.8 miles

$75 - $110

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile 7.8 miles

$16 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile is to line 100 bus which costs £2 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile is to taxi which costs £22 - £27 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ingliston Road and arriving at Edinburgh, Waterloo Place. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile is 7 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile without a car is to bus which takes 36 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The bus from Ingliston Road to Edinburgh, Waterloo Place takes 27 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile bus services, operated by First, depart from Ingliston Road station.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile bus services, operated by First, arrive at Edinburgh, Waterloo Place station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile is 8 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile.

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There are 2376+ hotels available in ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile.
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  • Distance: 6.9 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile, Scotland?

First operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 27 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
Bus operators
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Ingliston Road to Edinburgh, Waterloo Place
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bo'Ness Area Community B
Phone
+44 737 698-0049
Website
bonesscommunitybus.scot
Bus from Ingliston Road to Edinburgh, Waterloo Place
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
bonesscommunitybus.scot
Lothian Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.co.uk
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Edinburgh, Waverley Bridge
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
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 Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $23
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uber.com
Assist
$16 - $23
UberX
$16 - $23
uberXL
$24 - $35
Exec
$26 - $35
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Edinburgh Airport to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile
Estimated price
$75 - $110

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