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Loch Ness Glencoe Highlands and Whisky-Distillery Day Tour from Edinburgh

Loch Ness Glencoe Highlands and Whisky-Distillery Day Tour from Edinburgh
Duration:
12 hours
From:
USD 60.47
Enjoy a full day tour in an air-conditioned mini coach taking you to discover the incredible natural beauty of Loch Ness, Glencoe and the highlands. A professional guide will take you for beautiful nature walks to see highland wildlife and you will have the opportunity for an optional boat cruise on Loch Ness or an optional whisky-tasting tour at a traditional scotch whisky-distillery.

West Highland Lochs and Castles Small Group Day Trip from Edinburgh

West Highland Lochs and Castles Small Group Day Trip from Edinburgh
Duration:
10 hours
From:
USD 55.10
Spend a day experiencing Scotland’s majestic lochs and castles on this day trip to the western Scottish Highlands, whose dramatic scenery will amaze you. See the setting of Monty Python’s 'Holy Grail' series at Doune Castle, discover the ruins of Kilchurn Castle, admire the grandeur Stirling Castle and enjoy views over Scotland’s countless lakes, including serene Loch Lomond. Hear tales of old clan rivalries, heroic journeys and royal legacies from your guide throughout the day. Numbers are limited to 16 to ensure a more personalized experience.

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Official Edinburgh Airport Taxi Rates & Fares

Edinburgh Airport taxi rates given here are in the local currency (GBP or Pound Sterling). Use our currency converter or the cheat sheet to the left if you would like to convert to your currency.


  • To the city centre, Edinburgh Airport taxis takes around 25 minutes and fares vary according to the distance travelled.
    Note : A taxi from Edinburgh Airport will typically be 50-75% higher than the return taxi to Edinburgh Airport or trips from the city.


    Edinburgh GBP 15
    Glasgow GBP 75



 
Edinburgh Taxi Payment: Cash • Credit Cards
  • Always confirm with your Edinburgh Airport taxi driver if they take credit or bank cards and if there are any card fees.


Edinburgh Taxi Tipping Recommendation: Recommended in london only, otherwise optional, 10-15% in London, GBP 1-2 elsewhere



Official Edinburgh Airport Taxi Details

Edinburgh Airport Taxi

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There are separate Edinburgh Airport taxi ranks for private airport taxis and for city "black cabs" outside the east (UK Arrivals) end of the Edinburgh Airport terminal building. A third Edinburgh Airport taxi rank is available for advance-booked taxis on the ground floor of the multi-storey car park, directly opposite the terminal. A taxi from Edinburgh Airport to the city centre typically takes about 25 minutes. Many taxis are wheelchair accessible.

 

Onward Travel is a Edinburgh Airport taxi company offering trips to Edinburgh city for a fixed cost.


  • Zone 1 includes the city centre and costs GBP 12
  • Zone 2 extends to Leith, Granton, Duddingston and Morningside and costs GBP 15

    • These prices are valid for up to 5 passengers and are per car, not per person.




Arrive or depart stress-free at the Edinburgh Airport by pre-booking your private Edinburgh Airport transfer.
See our Edinburgh Airport private transfer options page for more information and pricing.


 Edinburgh Airport Taxi Scams


Some tourists have indicated to us that they have been taken on extended rides (A to B via C and D) to their destination by Edinburgh Airport taxis and thus have paid a higher than necessary fare. Carry a GPS or a map to ensure you are not taken on the scenic route at your expense.




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Last Updated: 4 Jan 2017