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3-Day Lake District and Hadrian's Wall Small Group Tour from Edinburgh

3-Day Lake District and Hadrian
Duration:
3 days
From:
USD 334.62
Spend three days discovering the secrets of Roman Britain and the stunning English Lake District on this small group tour from Edinburgh. Follow the route of the historic Hadrian's Wall before crossing the border into England to spend two nights in the tranquil surroundings of the Lakes.

Day Trip to Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park with Optional Stirling Castle Tour from Edinburgh

Day Trip to Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park with Optional Stirling Castle Tour from Edinburgh
Duration:
8 hours
From:
USD 51.07
Take a day trip from Edinburgh to the beautiful Scottish Highlands and get to know Loch Lomond, Trossachs National Park and Stirling Castle. The remote region is home to spectacular natural scenery with picturesque dales, mountains and lochs as well as quaint villages such as Aberfoyle. After visiting the banks of Loch Lomond and passing through Trossachs National Park, explore Aberfoyle before continuing to the town of Stirling. Discover Stirling Castle on a tour (entrance own expense), and then return to Edinburgh.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) Taxi Service


Edinburgh Airport TransfersSafely Arrive or Depart Stress-Free at the Edinburgh Airport -- Book a safe and convenient private Edinburgh Airport transfer from USD 18 or a safe and economical shared Edinburgh Airport shuttle transfer from USD 105.
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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

Edinburgh Airport taxi photo

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 2016