Edinburgh Airport Guide to Edinburgh International Airport - EDI

Edinburgh Airport Taxi

In this page you’ll find information about taxi offer at Edinburgh International Airport.

Edinburgh Airport (IATA: EDI; ICAO: EGPH), is the international airport serving the Ingliston area, in the city of Edinburgh, in Scotland. It is located about 10 km away from Edinburgh city centre.

A taxi ride from Edinburgh Airport to Edinburgh city centre should take between 25 and 35 minutes, it always depends on the traffic and on the exact destination. 

Taxis and private rental vehicles can be found at the ground floor of the multi level Parking area near the Terminal. For a private vehicle you have to pre-book it in advance, at the Edinburgh city private rental office at the same place. Taxis don’t have to be booked in advance. Groups up to 8 people can be accommodated in a private hire vehicle.

Official Airport Taxis

The black taxis you’ll find at the Arrivals area don’t need to be pre-booked and have a capacity for 5-6 people and the luggage. To book a black taxi you can contact at: 0131 656 0830. If you have pre-booked your taxi you’ll need to go to the Pick-Up Zone, which is located at the ground floor of the multi-level Parking area, next to the Terminal. As said, the ride to Edinburgh city centre may take around 25 minutes and all taxis are wheelchair accessible.