There are 6 ways to get from Galashiels to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) by train, bus, tram, 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

Train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Galashiels to Edinburgh

$14 - $19

Cheapest option

Bus, line 300 bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to South Side, Surgeons' Hall (at 51-53) X95
  2. Take the line 300 bus from South Side, Nicolson Square (Epworth Halls) to Edinburgh Airport, Airport 300

$13

4 alternative options

Bus, tram  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Galashiels, Bank Street Gardens to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) X62 / ...
  2. Take the tram from Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) T50

$18 - $21

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galashiels to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 40.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Galashiels to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 40.6 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  48 min

  1. Take a town car from Galashiels to Edinburgh Airport 40.6 miles

$170 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Galashiels to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Galashiels to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 48 min.

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The distance between Galashiels and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 32 miles. The road distance is 40.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Galashiels to Edinburgh Airport (EDI), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Galashiels to Edinburgh Airport (EDI). However, there are services departing from Galashiels, Transport Interchange and arriving at Edinburgh Airport, Airport via South Side, Nicolson Square (Epworth Halls). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

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

ScotRail operates a train from Galashiels to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Galashiels to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) via South Side, Surgeons' Hall (at 51-53) and South Side, Nicolson Square (Epworth Halls) in around 2 h 22 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Galashiels to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
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
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to South Side, Surgeons' Hall (at 51-53)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Galashiels, Bank Street Gardens to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10)
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from South Side, Nicolson Square (Epworth Halls) to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Other operators
Taxi from Galashiels to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Jayride
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Galashiels to Edinburgh Airport
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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