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from Edinburgh to Airdrie

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Travel Information from Edinburgh to Airdrie

distanceDistance30 miles (49 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$15 - $18
fastestFastest modeTrain • $18 (€15) • 53 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Scotrail

Travel 30 miles (49 km) by bus or train to Airdrie from Edinburgh. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Megabus or Scotrail among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Airdrie.

Travel Tips: Travel from Edinburgh to Airdrie

Travel to Airdrie easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Edinburgh to Airdrie.

How do I go from Edinburgh to Airdrie?

There are 2 travel options from Edinburgh to Airdrie: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Edinburgh to Airdrie?

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Airdrie is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $15 (€13) compared to other travel options to Airdrie:

Taking a bus is usually $3 (€3) less than taking a train to Airdrie, which costs on average $18 (€15) for the same trip.

What is the distance from Edinburgh to Airdrie?

You should expect to travel around 30 miles (49 km) between Edinburgh and Airdrie.

Where do I depart from Edinburgh? Where do I arrive in Airdrie?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Edinburgh to Airdrie:

  • Most travelers take a train from Edinburgh Waverley to Airdrie.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Edinburgh to Airdrie?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Edinburgh to Airdrie, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Megabus can take you to Airdrie by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Megabus from Edinburgh to Airdrie for $15 (€13).
  • Scotrail can get you to Airdrie by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Scotrail from Edinburgh to Airdrie for $18 (€15) on Omio.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Edinburgh to Airdrie?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Edinburgh to Airdrie often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Glasgow, Dundee or Aberdeen. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Edinburgh and Airdrie itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Airdrie and any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I book tickets between Edinburgh and Airdrie online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Edinburgh to Airdrie, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $15 (€13) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $18 (€15) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Edinburgh to Airdrie online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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