Port-adhair Dhùn Èideann is the Gaelic name that distinguishes the Edinburgh airport, international airport located in Ingliston, just 9 km from the city. It is the most important airport in Scotland as well as the sixth busiest airport in the whole of the United Kingdom. The owner of the complex is the British Global Infrastructure Partners, a majority company at London-Gatwick Airport.
Edinburgh Airport has two runways, and a single, large terminal. Inside, numerous services, shopping areas, duty-free, are available to travelers. There are, of course, plenty of dining options, bars, restaurants, fast-food restaurants to suit all needs, and pockets. The wi-fi line is available almost anywhere.
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Below is the list of the main companies and direct connections * with Edinburgh Airport:
Aegean Airline, seasonal: Athens.
Aer Lingus, seasonal: Cork, Dublin, Shannon.
Air Canada RougE, seasonal: Toronto-Pearson.
Air France: Paris-CDG.
American Airlines, seasonal: New York-JFK.
Atlantic Airways, seasonal: Vágar.
Austrian Airlines, seasonal charter: Innsbruck.
BH Air, seasonal charter: Burgas.
British Airways: London-City, London – Gatwick, London – Heathrow. Seasonal Charters: Alicante, Barcelona, Chambéry, Faro, Geneva, Ibiza, Málaga, Menorca, Palma de Mallorca, Toulouse, Venice, Zurich.
Brussels Airlines: Brussels.
Delta Air Lines, seasonal: New York-JFK.
EasyJet: Alicante, Hamburg, Amsterdam, Athens, Basel / Mulhouse, Belfast-International, Berlin-Schönefeld, Bilbao, Bristol, Copenhagen, Krakow, Geneva, Lyon, Lisbon, London – Gatwick, London – Luton, London – Stansted, Madrid, Milan– Malpensa, Monaco, Paphos, Paris – CDG, Prague Reykjavik-Keflavik, Stuttgart, Tenerife – South, Venice, Vienna. Seasonal: Bodrum, Dalaman, Dubrovnik, Grenoble, Heraklion, Naples, Nice, Palma de Mallorca.
Edelweiss Air, seasonal: Zurich.
Etihad Airways: Abu Dhabi
Eurowings: Cologne / Bonn, Düsseldorf, Munich.
Finnair, seasonal: Helsinki
flybe: Belfast-City, Birmingham, Cardiff, East Midlands, Exeter, Knock, London-City, London-Heathrow, Manchester, Southampton. Seasonal: Bergerac, Jersey, Sumburgh.
Iberia Express, seasonal: Madrid.
Jet2.com: Alicante, Budapest, Fuerteventura, Funchal, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Málaga, Tenerife-South.
Seasonal: Almeria, Antalya, Kefalonia, Chambéry, Dalaman, Dubrovnik, Faro, Geneva, Girona, Heraklion, Ibiza, Kos, Larnaca, Minorca, Murcia, Naples, Palma de Mallorca, Paphos, Pula, Reus, Rhodes, Salzburg, Split, Thessaloniki, Turin, Venice, Verona, Vienna, Zakynthos.
Loganair: Bergen, Isle of Man, Kirkwall, Norwich, Stornoway, Sumburgh, Wick.
Norwegian Air Shuttle: Copenhagen, Hartford, Newburgh, Oslo – Gardermoen, Providence, Stockholm – Arlanda, Tenerife-South. Seasonal: Barcelona, Málaga
Powdair, seasonal: Zion.
Qatar Airways: Doha.
Ryanair: Alicante, Hamburg, Barcelona, Bergamo, Bologna, Bratislava, Budapest, Carcassonne, Charleroi, Copenhagen, Krakow, Dublin, Eindhoven, Faro, Fuerteventura, Gdańsk, Gran Canaria, Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden, Katowice, Lanzarote, London – Stansted, Málaga , Malta, Marseille, Nantes, Port, Poznań, Prague, Rome-Ciampino, Santander, Szczecin, Tenerife – South, Toulouse, Treviso, Valencia, Warsaw – Modlin, Weeze, Wroclaw. Seasonal: Béziers, Bordeaux, Bremen, Corfu, Girona, Gothenburg, Hahn, Ibiza, Kaunas, Palma de Mallorca, Pisa, Poitiers, Vigo.
Scandinavian Airlines: Stockholm-Arlanda. Seasonal: Oslo – Gardermoen.
Thomson Airways: Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Tenerife – South. Seasonal: Bourgas, Cancún, Corfu, Dalaman, Larnaca, Minorca, Orlando Sanford, Palma de Mallorca, Paphos, Pula, Rhodes. Seasonal: Geneva, Innsbruck.
Transavia France: Paris-Orly.
Turkish Airlines: Ataturk.
United Airlines: Newark. Seasonal: Chicago-O'Hare
WOW air: Reykjavik-Keflavik.
AIRPORT CONNECTIONS EDINBURGH - CENTER
The airport is connected excellently, and efficiently, with Edinburgh. At the exit of the terminal, you will be spoiled for choice.
AIRLINK AND SKYLINK
Airlink 100, is an express service that allows you to reach Waverley Bridge in just under half an hour, aboard modern and comfortable buses. The bus is active 7 days on 7, with departures every 10 minutes.
Alternatively, you can use the three fast buses Skylink. Il bus 200, active, from 05: 00 around midnight, it connects every 30 minutes, the airport with Ocean Terminal. The bus 300, running from morning to 23: 10, connects each 20 ′ Cameron Toll. Finally, the bus 400, each 30 ′, connects Edinburgh airport and Fort Kinnair.
The ticket for a single trip at the standard rate, costs 4,50 £, while, round trip, 7,50 £. Reduced, costs 2 and 3 pounds, respectively. Free by buying the advantageous RIDACARD. More info from here.
The tramline is active, every day, from 06: 18 to 22: 48, with a frequency of just 7 minutes. The tram connects the Edinburgh airport with York Place in approximately 30 minutes, for a total of 18 stops. The vehicle, and all the stops along the line, are accessible to the handicapped and wheelchairs. The ticket, per adult, costs 6.00 £; reduced, from 5 to 15 years, it costs half. If you travel to the airport, always remember to specify your destination. Free by buying the advantageous RIDACARD.
After midnight, up until 04: 00 in the morning, the N22 night bus runs between Edinburgh Airport and Waverley Steps. The journey takes just under half an hour. The frequency is 30 minutes. In this case it is necessary to purchase the special night ticket, at the cost of 3.00 £.
CONNECTIONS TO EDINBURGH AIRPORT - SCOTLAND
At the bus station, the convenient CITYLINK AIR is active. It is an efficient bus that allows you to reach GLASGOW in just an hour's journey. The buses are extremely comfortable and modern. The service is active 7 days on 7, with a frequency that is around the 30 minutes.
Tickets cost £ 12.50 one way, and £ 21.00 round trip. You buy on board and online, directly on the official website, at this link. The advantageous is available exclusively on board FAMILY TICKET; costs 25.00 £ for one way and 40.00 round trip, and can be used by 2 adults and 3 boys.
Edinburgh Central Train Station is located within the airport boundary. You arrive, from the airport, through the tram. ScottRail connects the city with numerous destinations, including Aberdeen, Dundee, Inverness, and Glasgow itself.
The train takes about three hours to reach Aberdeen; the ticket starts from a minimum of £ 24.50, with advance booking and no refund in case of cancellation. Dundeeinstead, it can be reached in about 105 '; One-way tickets, non-refundable, starting from £ 10.70.
Distances are not at all prohibitive throughout the United Kingdom. The journey for ManchesterFor example, it lasts just under 4 hours with special-price tickets, less than £ 30! For Londoninstead, about 5 hours are used.
All info is available, and tickets are available on the official website of the Scottish railways, from this link.
* The list is subject to change. All links, updated, are available on the official website edinburghairport.com