There are 7 ways to get from Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) by bus, tram, taxi, car, shuttle 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

Line 22 bus, tram  •  51 min

  1. Take the line 22 bus from Leith, St Anthony Street (at 6) to Edinburgh, York Place (at 39 opp York Lane) N7 / ...
  2. Take the tram from Edinburgh, York Place (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) T50

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 300 bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Leith, Duke Street (at 45) to Edinburgh Airport, Airport N22 / ...

$2

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 10.2 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 10.2 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  21 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Leith to Edinburgh Airport

$45 - $110

Towncar  •  19 min

  1. Take a town car from Leith to Edinburgh Airport 10.2 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 10.2 miles

$21 - $29

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to line 300 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs £28 - £35.

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The distance between Leith and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 12 km. The road distance is 16 km.

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI), including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leith, Duke Street (at 45) and arriving at Edinburgh Airport, Airport. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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

Lothian Buses operates a bus from Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh, York Place (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Leith, St Anthony Street (at 6) to Edinburgh, York Place (at 39 opp York Lane)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Leith, Duke Street (at 45) to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$21 - $29
uberX
$21 - $29
uberXL
$30 - $45
UberEXEC
$30 - $45
Taxi from Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Leith to Edinburgh Airport
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Towncar from Leith to Edinburgh Airport
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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