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There are 8 ways to get from Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) by bus, tram, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Line 200 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 200 bus from Newhaven, North Leith Sands to Edinburgh Airport, Airport 200 / ...

$2

7 alternative options

Line 22 bus, bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 22 bus from Leith, Kirkgate Centre to West End, Lothian Road N22 / ...
  2. Take the bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Edinburgh Airport, Airport 100 / ...

$4 - $8

Line 22 bus, tram  •  52 min

  1. Take the line 22 bus from Leith, Kirkgate Centre to Edinburgh, Princes Street 42 / ...
  2. Take the tram from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Edinburgh Airport T50

$6 - $9

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

$80 - $120

Uber  •  19 min

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

$20 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to line 200 bus which costs £2 and takes 43 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newhaven, North Leith Sands and arriving at Edinburgh Airport, Airport. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Leith and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) without a car is to line 200 bus which takes 43 min and costs £2.

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The line 200 bus from Newhaven, North Leith Sands to Edinburgh Airport, Airport takes 43 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from Newhaven, North Leith Sands station.

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Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, arrive at Edinburgh Airport, Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 10 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).

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There are 2345+ hotels available in Edinburgh Airport (EDI). Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).
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  • Distance: 7.7 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

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

Lothian Buses operates a bus from Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Edinburgh Airport
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.co.uk
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Newhaven, North Leith Sands to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Leith, Kirkgate Centre to West End, Lothian Road
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Leith, Kirkgate Centre to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 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 West End, Shandwick Place to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Leith to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$20 - $29
UberX
$20 - $29
uberXL
$30 - $45
Exec
$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
$80 - $120

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