Travelling to Edinburgh Airport by bus
Edinburgh Airport is approximately 8 miles west of the city centre. There are a number of buses which travel between the airport and the University.
Bus routes between Edinburgh Airport and University of Edinburgh sites
Airlink is the quickest way to travel between the airport and the city centre by bus. The University's Central Area is just a short walk from its terminus in the city centre, and other sites are well connected from there by bus.
|Route||Edinburgh city centre (Waverley Bridge) to Edinburgh Airport|
|Stops||To/from the city centre: Waverley Bridge (outside Edinburgh Waverley Train Station)|
|To/from the airport: Stances 3 and 4|
|Frequency||Every 10 minutes|
|Days||7 days a week|
|Ticketing||A single adult ticket on Airlink is £4.50. A return adult ticket is £7.50. Tickets can be bought on board the bus. Contactless, Lothian Buses Ridacards and Scottish National Concession passes can be used on Airlink. City singles and Day tickets are not valid on Airlink.|
Skylink services operate up to every 20 minutes between early morning and late evening.
Planning your bus journey
1. If you do not already know the address of the building you are going to, look at the University campus maps to find the postcode or street address of your destination.