Edinburgh Airport is situated 12km (8 miles) west of Edinburgh.
Edinburgh, EH12 9DN
Dialling code: +44
Telephone: 0844 481 8989.
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.
A new tram line has opened that connects the airport directly to Edinburgh city centre. Trams leave the airport aproximately every 8-12 minutes and tickets can be purchased from the ticket machines at the tram halt (journey time: 35 minutes; fare: £5).
The Airlink 100 (tel: (0131) 555 6363; www.flybybus.com) express service operates daily (from 0400 to 0022) from outside the domestic arrivals area to the central Edinburgh Waverley Bridge terminus (journey time: 25 minutes; fare: £3.50), also stopping at Edinburgh Haymarket railway station.
During the night, Lothian Buses’ (tel: (0131) 554 4494; www.lothianbuses.com) N22 service runs at 30-minute intervals (journey time: 28 minutes; fare: £3), while bus 35 links to Ocean Terminal via the city centre to Edinburgh Airport during the day (journey time: 60 minutes; fare: £1.50). For more information on times and fares, or to book tickets, contact Lothian Buses (tel: (0131) 555 6363; www.lothianbuses.co.uk). Tickets are available at a kiosk outside the terminal.
The Citylink (tel: 0871 266 3333; www.citylink.co.uk) coach links Edinburgh Airport to Glasgow Airport (journey time: 60 minutes; fare: £10). Tickets can be purchased on board or online in advance.
Taxis are available outside the arrivals area and from the rank by the coach station. These can be pre-booked either online via the airport’s website, or by calling: 0844 448 8576. The journey time and fare varies according to time of day, although it typically takes 25 minutes and costs around £20 to the city centre.
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. Payment for short-stay car parking is made at the customer service office on the ground floor, or in advance online (parking.edinburghairport.com).
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 also be made online via the airport’s website. Secure, long-term parking is also available from Park & Fly (tel: (0131) 333 4111; www.edinburghparkandfly.co.uk), SkyParkSecure (tel: 0845 459 9250; www.skyparksecure.com) and Secure Air Parks (tel: (0131) 333 3377; www.secureairparks.com).
Lufthansa at the airport
At the airport
For more information about Lufthansa at the airport, visit http://www.LH.com/At-the-airport
You can relax, take forty winks or get down to some work before your next flight in the Lufthansa and Star Alliance partner lounges at all major international airports.
To the loungefinder