Edinburgh Airport is situated 12km (8 miles) west of Edinburgh.
Edinburgh, EH12 9DN
Dialling code: +44
Telephone: +44-8700/40 00 07
Lufthansa at the airport
How to get there
Edinburgh Airport is located just off the westbound A8 from the centre of Edinburgh. The well-signposted access road turns north off the A8 between the Gogar and Newbridge roundabouts.
Trams connecting the airport directly to Edinburgh city centre leave the airport aproximately every 8-12 minutes. Tickets can be purchased from the ticket machines at the tram halt (journey time: 35 minutes).
The Airlink 100 express service operates from outside the domestic arrivals area to the central Edinburgh Waverley Bridge terminus (journey time: 20 minutes), also stopping at Edinburgh Haymarket railway station. During the night, the N22 service runs at 30-minute intervals (journey time: 28 minutes).
Bus 35 links to Ocean Terminal via the city centre to Edinburgh Airport during the day (journey time: 60 minutes). For more information on times and fares, or to book tickets, contact Lothian Buses (lothianbuses.com).
The Citylink Air (Stop C) is a limited stop service to Glasgow and provides regular links to Glasgow city centre where there is an opportunity to connect to local Glasgow services. (journey time: 60 minutes). Tickets can either be bought online via citylink.co.uk, from the driver or at the Visit Scotland desk by UK Arrivals at Edinburgh Airport.
The taxis area is located on the ground floor of the multi-storey car park opposite the terminal building. Taxis can be pre-booked online via the airport’s website (edinburghairport.com). The journey time and fare varies according to time of day, although it typically takes 25 minutes.
The two short-term car parks are directly in front of the terminal building; one is a surface car park and the other a multistorey garage. The ground floor of the multistorey car park has an area for stays of up to two-hours. The long-term car parking area is a short distance from the terminal, and is served by a free courtesy coach to the terminal. Discounts are available for pre-booked, long-term parking, which can be made online via the airport’s website (edinburghairport.com).