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

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Recommended option

Train, tram  •  39m

  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 T50

£5 - £20

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Musselburgh, Police Station to West End, Shandwick Place 44 / ...
  2. Take the bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Edinburgh Airport, Airport 100 / ...

£2 - £7

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Bus, tram  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Musselburgh, Police Station to Edinburgh, Princes Street 124 / ...
  2. Take the tram from Edinburgh, St Andrew Square to Edinburgh Airport T50

£4 - £7

Line 44 bus, tram  •  1h 13m

  1. Take the line 44 bus from Musselburgh, Police Station to Edinburgh, North St David Street 44 / ...
  2. Take the tram from Edinburgh, St Andrew Square to Edinburgh Airport T50

£4 - £6

Taxi  •  20m

  1. Take a taxi from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 17.5 miles

£45 - £55

Drive  •  20m

  1. Drive from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 17.5 miles

£2 - £5

Towncar  •  20m

  1. Take a town car from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport 17.5 miles

£80 - £110

Uber  •  20m

  1. Take an Uber from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 17.5 miles

£24 - £35

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Musselburgh station to Edinburgh Airport (EDI). However, there are services departing from Musselburgh, Police Station and arriving at Edinburgh Airport, Airport via West End, Shandwick Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 10m.

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The distance between Musselburgh and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 12 miles. The road distance is 17.5 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 39m and costs £5 - £20.

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It takes approximately 39m 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, arrive at Musselburgh, Police 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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Yes, the driving distance between Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 17 miles. It takes approximately 20m to drive from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).

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There are 2674+ hotels available in Edinburgh Airport (EDI). Prices start at £57 per night.

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Map of how to get from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).
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  • Distance: 12.3 miles
  • Duration: 39m

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

You can take a bus from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) via West End, Shandwick Place in around 1h 10m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Musselburgh to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £3
Train from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
£1
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £2
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Musselburgh to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
£85 - £120
Sleeper Berth Solo
£145
Sleeper Seat
£10 - £15
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway to Edinburgh Airport
Ave. Duration
7m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Edinburgh Trams
Tram from Edinburgh, St Andrew Square to Edinburgh Airport
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Edinburgh Trams
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.co.uk
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Musselburgh, Police Station to West End, Shandwick Place
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Lothian Buses
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Lothian Buses
Bus from Musselburgh, Police Station to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£2
Website
Lothian Buses
Bus from Musselburgh, Police Station to Edinburgh, North St David Street
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Lothian Buses
East Coast Buses
Email
hello@eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Website
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from Musselburgh, Police Station to West End, Queensferry Street
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
East Coast Buses
Bus from Musselburgh, Police Station to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
East Coast Buses
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£24 - £35
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
£24 - £35
UberX
£24 - £35
uberXL
£35 - £55
Exec
£35 - £55
Taxi from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
20m
Estimated price
£45 - £55
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
20m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Musselburgh to Edinburgh Airport
Estimated price
£80 - £110

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