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About Edinburgh Airport
Scotland’s busiest airport and the 6th busiest in the UK, Edinburgh Airport serves 12.4 million passengers a year. This amounts to an average of 33,380 passengers a day.
With 33 airlines covering 188 routes to 130 destinations, Edinburgh Airport sees more than 333 flights a day.
Edinburgh Airport has two runways and one terminal.
A total of £219 million has been invested in upgrades to Edinburgh Airport over the past 10 years. What’s more, a further £250 million has been earmarked for investment for the next 10 years.
Edinburgh Airport employs around 5,000 people, making it a major contributor to the local economy.
Getting to Edinburgh Airport
The address for Edinburgh Airport is:
If you’re using sat nav to get the Edinburgh Airport, the correct postcode is EH12 9DN.
If you are travelling to Edinburgh Airport by car, it’s located around eight miles from Edinburgh city centre. You’ll find the entrance to the airport just off the A8 Glasgow Road, near the M8 and M9 motorways.
From the direction of Edinburgh city centre, get onto the A8 from the city bypass and head for Glasgow.
Alternatively, if you’re travelling from the north or west to Edinburgh Airport, join the A8 at the Newbridge roundabout and follow signs for Edinburgh. Then, pick up signs for the airport as soon as you start to see them.
Parking at Edinburgh Airport
There are many different options for passengers who wish to book airport parking at Edinburgh Airport.
Official airport parking for Edinburgh Airport
There are a number of airport parking spaces available at Edinburgh Airport airport itself. Edinburgh Airport has both short-stay and long-stay parking spaces available, as well as a drop-off zone on the ground floor of its multi-storey car park.
Edinburgh Airport long-stay parking customers must catch a shuttle bus from the car park to the airport terminal.
Approved off-airport parking for Edinburgh Airport
Off-airport parking is also available for Edinburgh Airport passengers from a range of providers.
All of the Edinburgh airport car parks featured on Airport Park and Ride carry the Park Mark approval, giving customers peace of mind they are dealing with a trusted operator.
Shops and Restaurants
Before travel, there are plenty of great shops at Edinburgh Airport to keep you busy or help you purchase those last minute items.
Located before security, you’ll find Luggage Point, M&S Simply Food, Surfbox, WH Smith and Tartan Weaving Mill.
After passing through security, you will discover a host of retail outlets to enhance your airport experience. These include Accessorize, Aerospa, Hugo Boss, Brora, Dixons Travel, Fat Face, JD Sports, Kurt Geiger, MAC, Weekend Max Mara, Michael Kors, Next, Superdrug, WH Smith and World Duty Free.