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There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk by tram, train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car or towncar

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Tram, train  •  45m

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh Park Station T50
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Falkirk Grahamston

$10 - $14

Cheapest option

Bus  •  58m

  1. Take the bus from Ingliston Showground to Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church 38 / ...

$3 - $9

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Rideshare  •  38m

  1. Take the rideshare from Ingliston to Falkirk 19.4 miles

$4

Taxi  •  23m

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk 19.9 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  23m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk 19.9 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  23m

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Falkirk 19.9 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk is to rideshare which costs £3 and takes 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 23m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ingliston Showground and arriving at Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 58m.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Falkirk is 17 miles. The road distance is 19.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk without a car is to tram and train which takes 45m and costs £7 - £11.

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It takes approximately 45m to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk, including transfers.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk bus services, operated by First, depart from Ingliston Showground station.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk bus services, operated by First, arrive at Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk is 20 miles. It takes approximately 23m to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk.

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There are 354+ hotels available in Falkirk. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk.
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  • Distance: 16.8 miles
  • Duration: 45m

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

First operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 58m. Scottish Citylink also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh Park Station
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Park to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Ingliston to Falkirk
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Falkirk
Ave. Duration
23m
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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
23m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Falkirk
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Falkirk. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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