Where is Edinburgh Airport?
Edinburgh Airport is located on the western side of the city, where the M8 motorway and M9 motorway converge. From the city, the airport is easily accessible via the A8 road. Public transport between the airport and Edinburgh is well organized. As of May 2014, you can also use the tram to travel between Edinburgh and Edinburgh Airport.
The distance from Edinburgh Airport to the centre of Edinburgh is 13 kilometres. By car, it takes 20 minutes to get to the centre of Edinburgh.
From EDI Airport to Edinburgh City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Edinburgh Airport by public transport. Visit the Edinburgh Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Edinburgh Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Edinburgh is about £ 25.-. Book your taxi at Edinburgh Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From EDI Airport to Edinburgh City centre by Taxi
At Edinburgh Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Alamo (Enterprise Holdings), Europcar, National (Enterprise Holdings), Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz, Sixt, Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Edinburgh Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Edinburgh Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Ryanair (FR)
- easyJet (U2)
- Jet2 (LS)
- TUI Airways (BY)
- British Airways (BA)
Hotels near the airport
Looking for the best hotels near Edinburgh Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.
Hotels in Edinburgh
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Edinburgh Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
Loch Ness, Glencoe, Highlands & Whisky Distillery Day Tour
Experience the natural beauty of the Scottish Highlands on a full-day mini coach tour to Loch Ness, Glencoe and the Trossachs National Park. Go to a working whisky distillery for an optional tasting. Stop for lunch in Fort Augustus and more.
City Sightseeing Edinburgh: 24-Hour Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour
Explore the historic capital of Scotland at your own pace with a 24-hour ticket to the hop-on and hop-off sightseeing bus. See all the main attractions from the open-top bus, and jump off at Edinburgh Castle, Holyroodhouse, Princes Street, and more.