The final stage of your journey can be as smooth and straightforward as the rest of your trip just follow this guide for Edinburgh airport arrivals. If you are planning to collect a friend on an inbound flight weve listed driving and parking information, and if youre the passenger whos landing, you can check our information on public transport from the airport. Either way, the live feed on this page will provide up-to-the-minute details on inbound flights to Edinburgh airport, so youll be the first to know in the event of any delays.
Its position just eight miles west of Edinburgh city centre, and the abundance of signs, means that Edinburgh airport is easy to get to. Both the M8 and M9 motorways are close, and the airports entrance can be reached from A8 Glasgow Road.
Drivers approaching from Edinburgh should move onto the A8 from the city bypass, and drive towards Glasgow.
If you approach from the north or west, join the A8 at the Newbridge roundabout and drive towards Edinburgh.
If you decide to use sat nav, the airports postcode is EH12 9DN. The map below can provide a visual aid to make your drive simpler, and our directions to Edinburgh airport page offers more specific directions.
Make sure that you park in the right place in Edinburgh airport a variety of parking options are available, and if youre picking up arrivals at the terminal you can save money and time by planning ahead.
The following options are available for quick stops:
*Prices shown correct as of August 27, 2013.
Edinburgh airport is close to the city centre, so plenty of public transport links are available if youre not planning to get picked up from the terminal. Your choice of transport provider will depend on a variety of things, including your budget Choose from the options listed below: