Edinburgh Airport Transfers

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Feedback for airport transfer from Edinburgh Airport to Glasgow City Centre

Excellent Excellent service and in time. Clean modern family car and very professional driver.
AlSughayer - Glasgow

Feedback for airport transfer from Glasgow City Centre to St Andrews

Great driver and service! Our driver was amazing. He kept us entertained with stories and tidbits about Scotland the whole ride. He was a very careful driver which I appreciated because I was traveling with an infant. He was very courteous and helpful with our bags and the baby.

Feedback for airport transfer from Kinross to Edinburgh Airport

Great service, Kinross to Edinburgh Our driver was punctual, courteous - great communication and confirmation of booking
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Feedback for airport transfer from Glasgow Airport to Edinburgh City Centre

Friendly, Professional Driver The driver was waiting for us at the airport, and was personable and friendly. His car was clean and roomy. It was a a great start of our holiday not having to wait for buses or trains to get to our hotel.
Light - Glasgow

Feedback for airport transfer from Glasgow Airport to Dumfries

Driver was waiting at the arrival hall on time. Friendly and good communication
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Feedback for airport transfer from Edinburgh Airport to Dunbar

Perfect Brilliant from beginning to end. The booking process on the website is straightforward. On arrival my flight was late but the driver (Theodoro) waited for me. He called me to make sure I could find the pick up spot. He was very prompt, polite, friendly and efficient. The car was comfortable. I will definitely use this service again and hope to get the same driver.
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Feedback for airport transfer from Edinburgh Airport to Penicuik

Excellent service, reliable, helpful and courteous Driver contacted me as soon as plane landed and kept in contact during the long delay for luggage in the airport. Excellent service from this driver.
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Feedback for airport transfer from Edinburgh Airport to Glasgow City Centre

Punctual and good service Excellent service. The driver called as soon as we landed to confirm where he would pick us up.

Feedback for airport transfer from Dundee to Glasgow City Centre

Received a phone call introducing my driver and he arrived on time at my location, driver very nice, car was new and extremely comfortable. Same driver collected me and brought me back to original destination. Would recommend, no bad feedback.
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Feedback for airport transfer from Forfar to Edinburgh Airport

Excellent service . Could not fault anything. Will definitely use again and recommend.

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Edinburgh Airport Transfer Service

City Airport Taxis offer a personalised and efficient Edinburgh airport transfer service with an excellent customer experience and competitive prices. You can book in advance, knowing that we will be waiting for you with your name on a sign. Our drivers know the best routes to get you there quickly without wasting time or money.

Book an affordable, professional and efficient Edinburgh airport transfer service with us that will fit your budget and schedule. The driver will receive live updates on your flight status and adjust the pickup time if there are delays. He will be holding a sign showing your name, and he will lead you to your vehicle. We charge fixed prices without any hidden charges, including free updates, waiting time and free cancellation.

How to arrange Edinburgh airport transfers?

Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is just 9 km west of the city centre. It serves 50 airlines flying to about 85 destinations in Europe, the UK, Ireland and a few North American hub cities. It has one passenger terminal with a ground and first level.

Edinburgh Airport does not have a train station, but there are regular bus routes between Edinburgh Airport and Edinburgh train station. National Express bus runs to many destinations like Corstorphine and the city centre, close to EDI.

The bus stands are outside the UK arrivals lounge right in front of the terminal building. Bus line 100 runs from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh city centre (close to the bus and train stations and the high street).

Taxis are a convenient and efficient way to get from Edinburgh Airport to the city. By booking a private Edinburgh airport taxi in advance with us, you can save a lot of money and time.

A private Edinburgh Airport transfer includes a meet and greet so that the driver will be waiting for you at the arrivals with a sign showing your name. Regardless if you are travelling for holiday or business, City Airport Taxis offer different types of vehicles that you can choose from and book the service according to your schedule.

Our most popular destinations are Dundee, Dunfermline, Gleneagles, North Berwick and Perth.

Public transport in Edinburgh

The public transport network consists of local buses allowing frequent travel throughout Edinburgh and the Lothians. A small number of suburban rail routes run from the central Edinburgh station called Waverley station.

Edinburgh Waverley and Edinburgh Haymarket station offer transportation from Edinburgh to Glasgow and other destinations and GNER service to London King's Cross. A single tram line is currently being built in Edinburgh that will link St Andrew's Square in the city centre to Edinburgh Airport on the west, passing through the New Town to the city centre.

Regarding Edinburgh taxi service, the city offers a choice between Edinburgh cabs available on the streets and Edinburgh private cab, which you can book in advance. Book your private taxi, minibus or a bus with City Airport Taxis for a comfortable, fast and low-cost transfer in Edinburgh.

Top attractions and things to do in Edinburgh

Edinburgh is the capital of Scotland and the second-largest city in the country after Glasgow. It is famous for its rich culture and exquisite architecture. The town is home to the Scottish parliament and hosts one of the most prestigious universities in the United Kingdom, The University of Edinburgh.

The most popular attractions are the Edinburgh Castle on an extinct volcano, the Royal Mile busiest tourist street, the Holyrood Palace (official residence of the monarch) and The National Gallery of Scotland. The famous Edinburgh castle looks down on the shopping district Princes Street, and other famous castles include Blackness, Crichton, Dirleton, Craigmillar, Lauriston and Tantallon Castle. In the west of the court is the financial district, with all the banks and insurance companies.

Edinburgh and the Lothians have many fascinating museums. You can see a T-Rex at the National Museum of Scotland, a Concorde at the National Museum of Flight, and Steiff Bears at the world's only dedicated Museum of Childhood.

There are several great spots beside Princes Street, located on George Street and St James Centre for shopping in Edinburgh.

From the end of July until early September each year, you can attend one of the world's largest festivals called The Edinburgh Festival. It offers cultural events, including art, theatre, opera, music and dance, and the traditional Military Tattoo.

Edinburgh is also a beautiful city for playing golf, and within a short distance, you will find some of Scotland's most famous and historic golf courses.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a taxi from Edinburgh airport to the city centre?

The Edinburgh airport taxi cost to the city centre starts at £36. The price is fixed and per vehicle, without surcharges for luggage or night rides. Additional services like flight monitoring and meet and greet are also included free of charge.

How do I get from Edinburgh airport to the train station?

There's no direct tram or train connection to the train station, so you will need to take a bus or a taxi. Although buses are cheaper, we suggest booking a private taxi from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh Waverley Station for a fast and comfortable transfer. It is a door-to-door transfer service at a fixed price, without additional charges.

Is the cost of a private Edinburgh airport transfer charged by the meter?

The cost of a private Edinburgh airport transfer is fixed and per vehicle. You will get an all-inclusive service with a meet and greet at the airport, a complimentary waiting time of 60 minutes and free booking updates.

Can I book an Edinburgh taxi online?

Pre-booking your airport taxi online is the best way to arrange your transfer in advance and travel worry-free. The booking process is easy, and you can complete it in a few minutes. You will receive a confirmation email with all the details and the emergency number.

How much is a taxi from Edinburgh Airport to Glasgow?

The price of a taxi transfer from Edinburgh Airport to Glasgow starts at £72. The driver will meet you at the airport and lead you to the vehicle. He will take you directly to the doorsteps of your accommodation without making stops on the way. If your plans change, you can update or cancel the booking for free at least 24 hours before the transfer.

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