Edinburgh Airport

The iconic control tower at Edinburgh airport rises above a car park, against a dusk sky

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. Glasgow Airport is another option.

Edinburgh Airport Flights

Live Flight Departures

Live Flight Arrivals

Getting to and from Edinburgh Airport

  • Edinburgh's tram service will get you take you right into the city centre, St Andrew Square.
  • Buses are good value, especially for card-carrying pensioners who go for free. The Airlink 100 is the Edinburgh Airport shuttle bus between the airport and South St David Street (near St Andrew Square) with stops at Shandwick Place, Haymarket Station, and Edinburgh Zoo. It runs 20 hrs a day every 30 mins from 4am. Journey time is 25 minutes. Tickets: Single/Return £4.50/£7.50 (£2/£3 kids)
  • Skylink 200, 300, 400 are other Lothian Bus services that connect with other parts of the city, running every 30 minutes to an hour from early to late. Tickets: Single/Return £4.50/£7.50 (£2/£3 kids)
  • Taxis Cost around £20 from the airport to the city centre.