Edinburgh Taxi | Low Cost Airport Transfers

The Most Reliable Taxi Service

Edinburgh should be on every traveller’s bucket list; it is an unforgettable city known for its rolling green hills, captivating history, quality attractions, and delectable delicacies. Explore Medieval Old Town and Georgian New Town, or wander endless hills while marvelling at Edinburgh’s exquisite architecture – Edinburgh makes for an unforgettable visit.
At Edinburgh (EDI) Airport, your personal airport transfer driver will be waiting with a large sign bearing your name to greet you upon your arrival. They’ll even stay updated if anything arises that delays or changes the flight’s arrival, ensuring they arrive on time every time!

After helping with your bags and seating you comfortably in your airport taxi, your driver will be more than happy to answer any of the many questions about Edinburgh that may arise as well as provide invaluable insider knowledge of this great city. All that remains for you to do is sit back, relax, and take full advantage of Capital Transfer Cars’ impeccable service!

(06:00 – 23:30)
FROM EDI – TO CITY CENTRE £51.00 0 h 35 m
FROM EDI – TO GLASGOW £105.00 0 h 49 m
FROM EDI – TO DUNDEE £155.00 1 h 14 m
FROM EDI – TO ST ANDREWS £127.00 1 h 14 m
FROM EDI – TO STIRLING £77.00 0 h 43 m
FROM EDI – TO FALKIRK £61.00 0 h 32 m
FROM EDI – TO ABERDEEN £320.00 2 h 23 m
FROM EDI – TO INVERNESS £393.00 2 h 54 m

Vehicles of all Sizes at Capital Transfer Cars

Capital Transfer Cars offers a variety of Edinburgh (EDI) Airport transfer services. We have an array of minivans, sedans & executive cars available to suit different group sizes. If you have a standard group of less than 4 people, we recommend the sedan vehicles for your transfer. Alternatively, for larger groups of up to 8 people, minibuses are available.


Edinburgh (EDI) Airport is located in the Islington area of the City of Edinburgh in Scotland. Not only is Edinburgh airport the busiest in Scotland, seeing over 14.3 million passengers a year, it is also the 6th busiest in the United Kingdom. To travel the 12.5 km journey from Edinburgh airport to the city centre, your airport taxi driver will follow Eastfield Rd and Glasgow Rd/A8 all the way into the city. The road changes names along the way, but it’s a long straight line to Edinburgh city centre. After Haymarket train station, your driver will either turn right, if your accommodation is in the Old Town, or left for the New Town.

The Best

Having to organise and manage an Edinburgh airport taxi can be frustrating and time consuming, especially after a long flight. Taking a taxi can also incur hidden fees as the price won’t be agreed upon upfront. On the other hand, booking with Capital Transfer Cars ensures stellar service, an easy transfer and unbeatable set prices. For fuss free transfers, choose Capital Transfer Cars to take you from Edinburgh airport to the city centre.

Taxi Transfer to Hotel

Public transport from Edinburgh (EDI) Airport can be complicated and difficult to navigate, it is certainly not something you would like to deal with after a flight. The most convenient option is to take an Edinburgh airport taxi to the city centre. They are readily available 24/7 and offer quick transfers to the city.

Taxi Fare

Taxis at Edinburgh (EDI) Airport don’t have a flat rate fee to get to the city centre, meaning that you will end up paying much more than you expected when travelling during the holidays, rush hour or at night. To avoid these hidden fees, it’s advisable to book your Edinburgh airport transfer in advance. 

Why Book with us

Taking taxi standards to an entirely new level by offering in-destination travel experiences and exclusive service. We will help you make the most of your holiday in Edinburgh through transfer services and local advice. From the moment you land at Edinburgh (EDI) Airport to the second before your departure,  we are there to ensure your utmost comfort. 

  1. 24/7 customer support
  2. Hand-picked & trained drivers
  3. Same price as a regular taxi
  4. Hassle-free arrival at Edinburgh Airport
  5. The driver will be waiting for you at your exit gate

Cheap flights to Edinburgh


Surely, Capital Transfer Cars guarantees the most reliable and best service available, as all of our drivers follow the necessary insurance guidelines. Each of our drivers is capable of driving any of the vehicles in our fleet, from our sleek sedans to our spacious minivans & minibusses. So no matter which size vehicle you choose, you will be well taken care of by our friendly drivers.

A few seconds after booking your airport taxi ride, you will receive an email from us outlining all the details of your transfer. A few days before you are due to arrive in Edinburgh, you will then receive another email with your personal driver’s name, phone number, and plate number, so you can easily recognise him upon your arrival at the airport.

Our fast and reliable airport transfer service from Edinburgh (EDI) Airport is just the start of Capital Transfer Cars’ amazing services. At Capital Transfer Cars, we carefully hand-pick all of our drivers from only 5-star providers, selected through customer reviews and you can also choose if you would like an English-speaking driver for your journey. All of these elements will guarantee you an unforgettable trip to Edinburgh if you book your Edinburgh transfer with us.

Rest assured, you do not have to do anything if there is a change in your flight. Live flight updates will be sent to your driver, informing him of any change, and ensuring that he is always on time and ready to meet you once you land.