City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh Airport

Airport bus

Edinburgh Airport is the main airport for Scotland's capital, located to the West of the city. Over 40 airlines serve over 100 destinations and around 9 million passengers pass through the airport each year.

Edinburgh Airport Flights

Live Flight Departures

Live Flight Arrivals

Getting to and from Edinburgh Airport

  • Buses are good value, especially for card-carrying pensioners who go for free.
  • Airlink 100 Edinburgh airport shuttle bus leaves from Waverley Bridge (outside Waverley Station) with stops at Shandwick Place, Haymarket Station, and more. Runs 24 hrs a day every 10 to 20 mins (with N11 night bus every 30 mins). Tickets are £3.50 single, and £6 return, with 25 minute journey time.
  • Lothian Buses service 35 runs every 15 mins (30 mins evenings and Sundays) to the city centre and on to Ocean Terminal, but takes a more leisurely hour long. Single tickets are £1.20 and day ticket £3.
  • Taxis are from £12 to £20 return.
  • The tram service from Leith and Edinburgh City Centre to the airport is not yet operational.

Edinburgh Airport Map

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