Our approved and licensed private hire taxi service is managed by Edinburgh City Private Hire and travel with them must be booked beforehand. They have an office by the pick-up area in the multi storey car park where you can book a taxi. Larger groups can be accommodated. Our approved Taxi and Licensed Private Hire service is jointly managed by City Cabs (Edinburgh) Ltd and Edinburgh City Private Hire. Through operating this jointly managed rank the passenger has a choice to travel in a saloon car or a hackney taxi type vehicle. To travel in a Private Hire vehicle you must pre book your vehicle. This can be done quickly at the rank through the Edinburgh City Private Hire kiosk. There is no need to book a Public Hire taxi. Both can be found in the same location on the ground floor of the Multi-Storey car park opposite the main terminal.
To pre book a Private Hire vehicle please phone 0844 448 8576
To book a Private Hire use our online taxi booking form.
To pre book a Taxi please phone City Cabs on 0131 656 0830
- Official Edinburgh Airport pre-booked taxis
Our approved and licensed private hire taxi service is managed by Edinburgh City Private Hire and travel with them must be booked beforehand. They have a desk in Domestic Arrivals and an office by the pick up area in the multi storey car park where you can book a taxi. Larger groups can be accommodated.
To book a taxi, use our online taxi booking form, or call 0844 448 8576.
- Official Edinburgh Airport black cabs
City "Black Cabs" do not need to be pre-booked and can seat 5-6 people with modest amounts of luggage. Passengers arranging pre-booked taxis from other areas will find the collection point is located on the ground floor of the multi-storey car park, directly opposite the Terminal.
A journey to the city centre typically takes about 25 minutes. All Many taxis are wheelchair accessible.
Taxis travelling to the airport can either drop passengers off in the chargeable or free drop off areas. The chargeable drop off provides a convenient and quick covered link to the Terminal whilst the free drop-off is located at the Long Stay car park and requires a 5 minute free bus journey to the terminal. There are regular bus services between the free drop off and Terminal.