Edinburgh Airport Guide (EDI)
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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is located about 6 miles west from downtown Edinburgh, Scotland. The airfield was originally established in 1915 for use during World War I. Each year, approximately 9.7 million passengers use Edinburgh Airport. In 2011, Edinburgh Airport was named the 2nd Best Airport in Europe of the Airport Service Quality Awards by Airports Council International.
Transfer between Terminals
Edinburgh Airport has a single-building terminal that has two levels. The terminal is accessible by foot.
Nearby Airport Hotels
Hilton Edinburgh Airport, Edinburgh International Airport, Edinburgh EH28 8LL, Scotland, Located just a 10-minute walk from the airport, this pet-friendly hotel offers on-site dining, access to a fitness center and swimming pool, and a shuttle bus service that provides transportation to and from the airport. Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Airport, 101 Ingliston Rd, Edinburgh Airport, Edinburgh EH28 8AU, Scotland, This pet-friendly hotel boasts complimentary breakfast, free internet access, and a shuttle bus service that transports guests to and from the airport.
Transport into Town
Bus: Airlink 100 express bus connects the airport with the Edinburgh city center. Stagecoach operates the JET express bus service between the airport and Inverkeithing railway station, and various other stops. Night bus N22 runs from the airport via South Gyle to the city center and on to Ocean Terminal in Leith. †Lothian Busesí Service 35 service runs to the city center and on to Ocean Terminal. Citylink Air provides non-stop service to Glasgow. Rail: Edinburgh has two main rail stations, Waverley and Haymarket.
There are two pay-for-service lounges inside Edinburgh Airport. Servisair Lounge is located near Gate 4, and is open from 5am - 8:30pm Sunday- Friday, and 5am - 6:30pm on Saturday. The Edinburgh Airport also hosts the British Airways Terraces Lounge and the bmi Diamond Club Lounge.
Approximately 29 different airlines provide service to Edinburgh Airport, including a number of low-cost carriers such as Ryanair, easyjet, and Germanwings. A full list of airlines and destinations can be found on Edinburgh Airportís website.
Wireless internet is available throughout the Edinburgh Airport. Near Gate 13, an art gallery rotates works of art by Scottish artists. The airport is also home to a prayer room, observation areas, and various dining and shopping establishments.
Long stay parking is connected to the terminal via a courtesy shuttle and costs £3.50 for 30 minutes and £16.00 for one day. Covered multi-level car park, a surface parking area, and fastTRACK parking bays are located directly outside of the terminal. Terminal parking rate ranges from £2.90 for 15 minutes and £29.00 for one day. fastTRACK parking provides fast and convenient parking that costs £35 per day.
Cheap Flights to Edinburgh
Historical prices for Edinburgh flights.