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

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Bus, line 100 bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the bus from Portobello Town Hall (Rosefield Avenue) to West End, Lothian Road (St Cuthberts Church) 124 / ...
  2. Take the line 100 bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Edinburgh Airport, Airport 100 / ...

$4 - $5

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Bus, tram  •  56 min

  1. Take the bus from Portobello Town Hall (Rosefield Avenue) to Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Edinburgh & Scotland Information Centre) 124 / ...
  2. Take the tram from Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) T50

$6 - $10

Line 26 bus, line 100 bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Portobello Town Hall (Rosefield Avenue) to Haymarket Station 26
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Haymarket Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport 100

$4

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Portobello to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 17.6 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Portobello to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 17.6 miles

$3 - $6

Shuttle  •  25 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Portobello to Edinburgh Airport

$45 - $110

Towncar  •  22 min

  1. Take a town car from Portobello to Edinburgh Airport 17.6 miles

$100 - $150

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Portobello to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 17.6 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portobello to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to line 26 bus and line 100 bus which costs £3 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portobello to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portobello to Edinburgh Airport (EDI). However, there are services departing from Portobello Town Hall (Rosefield Avenue) and arriving at Edinburgh Airport, Airport via West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Portobello and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 10 miles. The road distance is 17.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Portobello to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) without a car is to bus and line 100 bus which takes 53 min and costs £3 - £4.

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Portobello to Edinburgh Airport (EDI), including transfers.

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Portobello to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) bus services, operated by East Coast Buses, depart from Portobello Town Hall (Rosefield Avenue) station.

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Portobello 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 Portobello to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 18 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Portobello to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).

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Map of how to get from Portobello to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).
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  • Distance: 9.8 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

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

You can take a bus from Portobello to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) via West End, Lothian Road (St Cuthberts Church) and West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) in around 53 min.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
Bus operators
East Coast Buses
Email
hello@eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Website
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from Portobello Town Hall (Rosefield Avenue) to West End, Lothian Road (St Cuthberts Church)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from Portobello Town Hall (Rosefield Avenue) to Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Edinburgh & Scotland Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Portobello Town Hall (Rosefield Avenue) to West End, Shandwick Place (at 49 opp Happit)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Portobello Town Hall (Rosefield Avenue) to Edinburgh, York Place (at 39 opp York Lane)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Portobello Town Hall (Rosefield Avenue) to Haymarket Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Haymarket Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Portobello to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
uberXL
$45 - $70
Exec
$50 - $70
Taxi from Portobello to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Portobello to Edinburgh Airport
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Towncar from Portobello to Edinburgh Airport
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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