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Where to catch buses

Buses to Edinburgh and other local destinations stop on the terminal forecourt, outside the main entrance.

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Buses into Edinburgh

Buses into Edinburgh

Airlink 100 (Stop D)

This express bus service runs from the airport to Waverley Bridge (near Princes Street and the main rail and bus stations).

Buy tickets in advance online, at the bus stop, or from the driver.

  • Frequency: Every 10 minutes.
  • Journey time: 30 minutes approximately (Waverley Bridge).
  • Fare: Single £4.50, return £7.50 (reductions for children).

Book Airlink 100 tickets with Edinburgh Airport's transfer website

Skylink 200 (Stop B)

This service runs from the airport via Clermiston, Blackhall, Drylaw, Muirhouse and Newhaven to Ocean Terminal in Leith between 04:55 and 00:00, seven days a week.

  • Frequency: Every 30 minutes.
  • Journey time: Approx 50 minutes.
  • Fare: Single £4.50, return £7.50 (reductions for children).

Skylink 300 (Stop F)

This service runs via west Edinburgh, Slateford, Fountainbridge, Surgeons’ Hall and Newington to Cameron Toll.

Buses run every 20 minutes Monday to Friday daytime and every 30 minutes evenings, Saturdays and Sundays.

  • Frequency: Every 20 minutes.
  • Journey time: About an hour
  • Fare: Single £4.50, return £7.50 (reductions for children).

Visit the Lothian Buses website

Skylink 400 (Stop B)

This service runs to Oxgangs and on to Fort Kinnaird with stops including Edinburgh Park, Fairmilehead and Royal Infirmary.

Buses run early morning to 21:35 Monday to Sunday up to every 30 minutes.

  • Frequency: Every 30 minutes.
  • Journey time: Approx. 75 mins.
  • Fare: Single £4.50, return £7.50 (reductions for children).

Night bus N22 (Stop D)

This service runs from the airport via South Gyle to the city centre and on to Ocean Terminal in Leith between 00:45 and 04:15, seven nights a week.

  • Frequency: Every 30 minutes.
  • Journey time: 28 minutes (Waverley Steps).
  • Fare: £3 flat fare (unlimited travel for one night).

Visit the Lothian night buses website

Other buses

Other buses

Map of bus routes from Edinburgh Airport

Service 600 (Livingston & West Lothian) (Stop E)

The 600 service runs from the airport to Livingston Centre and Whitburn via Ratho Station, Newbridge, Kirkliston, Winchburgh, Broxburn, Uphall, Deer Park and Craigshill/Howden. Free Wifi, USB chargers, luggage racks and comfortable seating.
  • Frequency: Towards Livingston: Every 30 minutes, 7 days a week from 0430 to 0045. Towards Edinburgh Airport: Every 30 minutes, 7 days a week from 0330 to 2330.
  • Journey time: Airport to Livingston approximately 55 minutes.
  • Fare: Cheapest tickets are on the mTickets app and to book in advance, click here Open returns on the mTickets app – Adult £11.00, Child £6 (aged 5 to 15, under 5s free), Family £28 (2 x adults & 2 x children, aged 5 to 15, under 5s free) and Group £39.00 (5 x adults) Contactless payments are accepted on the buses.

Service 600 timetable can be downloaded here

X90 (Dundee) (Stop E)

Service currently suspended (24.03.20 - 01.06.20)

This service runs from the airport direct to Dundee City Centre. The service runs from 02:30 to 23:30 from Dundee and 04:00 to 01:00 from Edinburgh Airport.

  • Frequency: Every 90 minutes during peak, 7 days a week.
  • Journey time: 80 minutes.
  • Fare: Single to Dundee £16.00, Return £22.00

Various discounts and groups bookings as well as the timetable can be found at

Jet 747 (Fife) (Stop G)

This Stagecoach service connects the airport with Fife and those travelling further north. The service calls at Ratho Station for connections west, South Queensferry (Forth Road Bridge), Ferrytoll Park & Ride so onwards travel across Fife, Inverkeithing rail station for rail travel further north and Halbeath Park & Ride for onward bus travel further north.

  • Frequency: Every 15 minutes 7 days a week (every 30 minutes in the evenings).
  • Journey time: 25 minutes to/from Ferrytoll P&R
  • Fare: £7.50 single, £10.00 day return or £14.00 period return; discounts for children and combined bus/train tickets and regular travel passes are also available.

For more information, timetables and route map visit

Citylink 909 (Stirling) (Stop C)

This service runs from the airport to Stirling via Bo’ness and Grangemouth. Services run from the Airport towards Stirling between 07:29 and 21:47 Monday to Saturday with a reduced service on Sunday.

  • Frequency: Every 2 hours, 7 days a week.
  • Journey time: 60 minutes to/from Stirling
  • Fare: Single to Stirling £9.00, Return £11.90

M20 (Newcastle) Coach Park

This service runs from our Coach Park at the airport to Newcastle twice daily.

  • Frequency: Departs at 10:55 and 22:20
  • Journey time: 3 hours 20 minutes

Tickets MUST be booked in advance at

Citylink Air (Glasgow) (Stop C)

This limited stop service to Glasgow provides regular links to Glasgow city centre where there is an opportunity to connect to local Glasgow services.

  • Frequency: Seven days a week every 30 minutes at peak times.
  • Journey time: 60 minutes
  • Fare: £12.50 single, £21.00 return
  • Family Ticket: £26 single, £42 return (up to 2 Adults and 3 Kids) * The Family Ticket can only be purchased from the driver on board the coach.

Journeys departing/arriving between midnight and 0500 operate as service 900.

Tickets can either be bought online via or from the driver.

More information

For general information on Scottish public transport, visit the Traveline Scotland website.

Bus timetables are available at Edinburgh Airport from the Onward Travel points in Domestic and International Arrivals.


The coach park for charter coaches and off-airport car park operators is located to the south of the multi-storey car park. Passengers seeking to check-in should access the Terminal using the crossing point at stand 10 and following the covered walkway. Wayfinding for passengers landing at Edinburgh will provide the most direct route from Domestic or International Arrivals to the coach park.

Vehicles over eight seats i.e. a minibus or coach seeking to drop-off or pick up passengers will need to use the coach park facility. The following plan details how coaches access the facility:

Coach Park Terms and Conditions


Time Band Tariff
0 – 10 mins £8.00
10 – 20 mins £11.50
20 – 30 mins £18.00
30 - 45 mins £30.00
45 – 60 mins £35.00
60+ min £40.00 per hour or part thereof