There are 5 ways to get from Paisley to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) by bus, train, tram, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport Air / ...

$14 - $19

4 alternative options

Train, tram  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
  2. Take the tram from Haymarket (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) T50

$21 - $29

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Paisley to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 49.7 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Paisley to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 49.7 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  54 min

  1. Take a town car from Paisley to Edinburgh Airport 49.7 miles

$180 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paisley to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paisley to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 54 min.

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The distance between Paisley and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 42 miles. The road distance is 49.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Paisley to Edinburgh Airport (EDI), including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Paisley to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).
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  • Distance: 42.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Paisley to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 57 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $18
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Haymarket (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Paisley to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Paisley to Edinburgh Airport
Estimated price
$180 - $260

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