Edinburgh Airport Directions

Edinburgh by Car - Location and Directions

Edinburgh Airport is located just 12km from the centre of Edinburgh. When travelling from Edinburgh, head along the A8 towards Glasgow.

If travelling from the opposite side, follow the A8 towards Edinburgh. The airport is clearly signposted from the A8.

If you are travelling from another destination, use the AA route-planner to customise your journey.

AA Route Planner

Edinburgh by Car - Maps

If you are travelling to Edinburgh Airport by car then you will need a map to follow for directions.

Use our map below to give you an overview of the surrounding area, highlighting the most important approach roads:



Edinburgh by Car - Information for Drivers

Distances by miles when driving from

Glasgow41
Stirling31
Livingston11
Dunfermline14
Dundee58
Glenrothes29
Perth39
Kinross24
Falkirk20
Kirkcaldy27
St Andrews47
Kilmarnock63

Drop offs/Pick ups and Parking

There is a short-stay car park within easy walking distance of the airport building, which is ideal for picking up and dropping off passengers.

There is a long stay car park with frequent courtesy buses between the car park and terminal building. It is advisable to book long-stay parking in advance.

Edinburgh Airport Parking