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There are 7 ways to get from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) by train, tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, tram

  1. Take the train from Musselburgh to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Gateway
  3. Take the tram from Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway to Edinburgh Airport

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Line 44 bus, bus

  1. Take the line 44 bus from Musselburgh, High Street to Haymarket Station
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport

Bus, train, tram

  1. Take the bus from Musselburgh, High Street to Edinburgh, Princes Street
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Gateway
  3. Take the tram from Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway to Edinburgh Airport

Line 44 bus, tram

  1. Take the line 44 bus from Musselburgh, High Street to Haymarket, Atholl Crescent
  2. Take the tram from West End - Princes Street to Edinburgh Airport

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)

Drive

  1. Drive from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport
Musselburgh → Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI). However, there are services departing from Musselburgh, High Street and arriving at Edinburgh Airport, Airport via Haymarket Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI). However, there are services departing from Musselburgh and arriving at Edinburgh Airport via Edinburgh and Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between Musselburgh and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 12 miles. The road distance is 17.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) without a car is to train and tram which takes 41 min and costs £3 - £14.

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI), including transfers.

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Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from Musselburgh, High Street station.

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Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Musselburgh station.

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

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Map of how to get from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).
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  • Distance: 12.3 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

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

You can take a bus from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) via Haymarket Station in around 1h 14m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Musselburgh to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £4
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£2 - £4
Train from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £4
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £2
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£2 - £4
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Email
info@edinburghtrams.com
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway to Edinburgh Airport
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £6
Website
Edinburgh Trams
Airport zone
£6
City zone
£2
Tram from West End - Princes Street to Edinburgh Airport
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £6
Website
Edinburgh Trams
Airport zone
£6
City zone
£2
Bus operators
East Coast Buses
Email
hello@eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Website
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from Musselburgh, High Street to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
East Coast Buses
Lothian Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.co.uk
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Musselburgh, High Street to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Bus from Musselburgh, High Street to Haymarket Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Bus from Haymarket Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Bus from Musselburgh, High Street to Haymarket, Atholl Crescent
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Taxi from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Toun Taxis
Phone
+44 131 665 0077
Website
toun-taxis.co.uk
R & J's Taxis
Phone
+44 131 665 2020
Musselburgh Taxis
Phone
+44 131 665 2121
Website
musselburghtaxis.com
9090 Taxis
Phone
+44 131 665 9090
Website
9090taxis.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) train services, operated by Edinburgh Trams, arrive at Edinburgh Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 17 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).

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