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Duration 20 min
Distance 7 miles
Average price £45
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Edinburgh

The nearest airport to Edinburgh is Edinburgh (EDI). Lothian Buses operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Haymarket Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £5 and the journey takes 20 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow (GLA) to Edinburgh via Glasgow Central, St Enoch SPT Subway Station, Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station, and Glasgow Queen Street in around 1h 27m.

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Edinburgh (EDI)

  1. Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Edinburgh
20 min
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Cheapest
£1 - £11
Other nearby airports

Glasgow (GLA)

  1. Paisley St James
  2. Glasgow Queen Street
  3. Edinburgh
1h 27m
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£14 - £52

Newcastle (NCL)

  1. Airport, Newcastle Airport
  2. Newcastle
  3. Edinburgh
2h 5m
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£18 - £183

Aberdeen (ABZ)

  1. Aberdeen
  2. Edinburgh
3h 14m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£18 - £194

Inverness (INV)

  1. Inverness
  2. Edinburgh
4h 48m
£15 - £45

Important airports for Edinburgh

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Edinburgh is Edinburgh (EDI) Airport which is 6.6 miles away. Other nearby airports include Glasgow (GLA) (48.5 miles), Newcastle (NCL) (86.4 miles), Aberdeen (ABZ) (94.7 miles) and Inverness (INV) (115.2 miles).

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It takes 20 min to get from Edinburgh to Edinburgh (EDI) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Edinburgh (EDI) Airport, which is 6.6 miles away from Edinburgh. The bus from Edinburgh (EDI) to Edinburgh takes 20 min.

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There are 537+ hotels available in Edinburgh. Prices start at £87 per night.

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