Edinburgh Airport Informational Guide to Edinburgh International Airport - EDI - Non Official

Edinburgh Airport Taxi


A ride to Edinburgh Airport takes on average 25 minutes, but travel time is always up to the final destination. 

Note that all taxis are metered, there’s no need to book a taxi. 


Taxis and private hire vehicles can be found at the ground floor of the multi-level car park, which is located opposite the main terminal. 

On the other hand, pre-booked taxis are located at the pick-up area, also on the ground floor level of the multi-level car park. 


- City Cabs Edinburgh: +44 131 228 1211
- Capital Cars: +44 131 777 7777
- Castle Private Hire: +44 131 476 6363
- Central Taxis: +44 131 229 2468

Service hours: 24/7.


The cost of a one-way ride to the city centre is about £25-30. 

*take into consideration that fares may change. 

Shared rides

Shared ride service is available to those who wish to share a ride and pay a flat rate to certain destinations if multiple parties are available for the trip.

Apps such as Uber may be useful to do so.


If you wish to transfer to and from Edinburgh Airport on your own, there are several transfer companies available within the airport premises.

Book your transfer through our site, it is easy and fast to use!