There are 11 ways to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) by train, tram, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, tram  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Take the tram from Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) T50

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 100 bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Edinburgh, Waverley Bridge (Waverley Station Exit) to Ingliston, Airport Hotel (Hilton Hotel) 100

$2

9 alternative options

Bus First  •  30 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Princes Mall West Stop) to Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) 38 / ...

$2 - $4

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  36 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) to Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) 900 / ...

$4 - $17

Bus via Edinburgh, St Andrew's House (Calton Hill)  •  37 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, St Andrew's House (Calton Hill) to Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) 38 / ...

$2 - $5

Tram  •  40 min

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

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 8.3 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 8.3 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  19 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport

$45 - $110

Towncar  •  17 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport 8.3 miles

$80 - $110

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 8.3 miles

$18 - $25

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Princes Mall West Stop) and arriving at Ingliston Road (Middle Norton). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Waverley Station and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) without a car is to train and tram which takes 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 20 min to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport (EDI), including transfers.

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Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) bus services, operated by First, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Princes Mall West Stop) station.

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Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) bus services, operated by First, arrive at Ingliston Road (Middle Norton) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 8 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).

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There are 2182+ hotels available in Edinburgh Airport (EDI). Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).
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  • Distance: 6.9 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

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

First operates a bus from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 30 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Princes Mall West Stop) to Ingliston Road (Middle Norton)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Edinburgh, St Andrew's House (Calton Hill) to Ingliston Road (Middle Norton)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bo'Ness Area Community B
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Princes Mall West Stop) to Ingliston Road (Middle Norton)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Blue Bus
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Princes Mall West Stop) to Ingliston Road (Middle Norton)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Bus from Edinburgh, St Andrew's House (Calton Hill) to Ingliston Road (Middle Norton)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Waverley Bridge (Waverley Station Exit) to Ingliston, Airport Hotel (Hilton Hotel)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 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, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) to Ingliston Road (Middle Norton)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$18 - $25
UberX
$18 - $25
uberXL
$26 - $40
Exec
$27 - $40
Taxi from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
17 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
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Towncar from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Edinburgh Airport
Estimated price
$80 - $110

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