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Jump in your car

Driving to the airport might be the best option for you and Edinburgh Airport is just 5 minutes from the M9, one of Scotland's main motorways, making it accessible from all areas of the country. We're also about 20 minutes from Edinburgh city centre so you can be enjoying the delights of our capital city not long after you land!

With plenty parking options and fantastic rental services, you can get your journey into gear with ease.

Finding us

Need help getting here? Our postcode is EH12 9DN for any Sat Nav users.

Dropping-off or picking-up?

If you're swinging by to drop-off or pick-up your nearest or dearest, our designated areas are ideally located just outside the Terminal building.

Dropping-off

The charged drop-off zone has been designed to enable a quick, easy and safe drop-off area for your passengers, located on the ground floor of the multi-storey car park, just opposite the Terminal. Just follow the signs for charged drop-off for easy way-finding.

Where is the drop-off zone?

Ground floor of the Multi-storey

0-5 mins

£2.00

5-10 mins

£4.00

10-15 mins

£10.00

15 mins - 1 hour

£15.00

Thereafter

£15.00 per hour

Entry/Exit

Barrier controlled

Payment method

Cash, card, contactless and mobile payments

Max stay?

2 hours. No unattended cars

Blue badge holders

FREE for 1 hour

Vehicles allowed

Cars, motorbikes, minibus*

Height restrictions

Max height 2.2 m (7.2 ft)

Other restrictions

No taxi or private hire pick-ups

Picking-up

Use our dedicated pick-up zone, conveniently located on the ground floor of the multi-storey car park outside the Terminal building.

Where is the pick-up zone?

Ground floor of the Multi-storey

First 15 minutes

£5.00

15-30 min

£9.00

30 min - 1 hour

£12.00

1-3 hours

£18.00

Thereafter

Charged at Terminal parking rates

Entry/Exit

Barrier controlled

Payment method

Cash, card, contactless and mobile payments

Max stay?

2 hours

Blue badge holders

FREE for 1 hour

Vehicles allowed

Cars, motorbikes, minibus

Height restrictions

Max height 2.2 m (7.2 ft)

FREE drop-off and pick-up

Are you collecting or dropping off someone who doesn't mind taking a bus? The Long Stay shuttle bus is quick, easy and regular. Collect the bus from the Terminal at stand A or head to the Long Stay car park and use the free drop-off spaces at bus stop four. If you exit within 30 minutes, it's FREE

Where is the free pick-up & drop-off zone?

Long Stay car park

0-30 mins

FREE

30 mins - 1 hour

£7.00

Entry/Exit

Barrier controlled - take a ticket

Payment method

Cash and card

Max stay?

No - charges will apply after 30 minutes

Blue badge holders

Yes

Vehicles allowed

Cars, motorbikes, minibus

Height restrictions

No