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

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Recommended option

Train, tram  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Prestonpans to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Gateway
  3. Take the tram from Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) T50

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Tranent, Cross Keys Inn to West End, Queensferry Street (before Queensferry Street Lane at 9) 104 / ...
  2. Take the bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Edinburgh Airport, Airport 100 / ...

$4 - $11

5 alternative options

Line 104 bus, tram  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 104 bus from Tranent, Cross Keys Inn to Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) 104 / ...
  2. Take the tram from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) T50

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tranent to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 20.2 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Tranent to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 20.2 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  22 min

  1. Take a town car from Tranent to Edinburgh Airport 20.2 miles

$110 - $160

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Tranent to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 20.2 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tranent to Edinburgh Airport (EDI). However, there are services departing from Tranent, Cross Keys Inn and arriving at Edinburgh Airport, Airport via West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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The distance between Tranent and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 16 miles. The road distance is 20.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Tranent to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) without a car is to train and tram which takes 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Tranent to Edinburgh Airport (EDI), including transfers.

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Tranent to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) bus services, operated by East Coast Buses, depart from Tranent, Cross Keys Inn station.

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Tranent 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 Tranent to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 20 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Tranent to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).

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There are 2182+ hotels available in Edinburgh Airport (EDI). Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tranent to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).
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  • Distance: 16 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

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

You can take a bus from Tranent to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) via West End, Queensferry Street (before Queensferry Street Lane at 9) and West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) in around 1 h 11 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Prestonpans to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Train from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1 - $2
Anytime Day Single
$1 - $2
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
32 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 Tranent, Cross Keys Inn to West End, Queensferry Street (before Queensferry Street Lane at 9)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from Tranent, Cross Keys Inn to Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Tranent, Fa'side Lodge (Fa'side Lodge Home) to West End, Shandwick Place (at 49 opp Happit)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Tranent to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
uberXL
$55 - $75
Exec
$55 - $80
Taxi from Tranent to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Tranent to Edinburgh Airport
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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