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Car Hire Edinburgh Airport

A car rental Edinburgh Airport deal can be reserved here today. We offer rock bottom prices. Edinburgh Airport is located at Turnhouse within the City of Edinburgh, Scotland, and was the busiest airport in Scotland in 2009, handling just over 9 million passengers. It was also the 7th busiest international airport within the UK by passengers and also the 5th busiest by aircraft movements. It is located five miles west of the city centre and is situated just off the M8 motorway. Buses to Edinburgh, operated by Lothian Buses leave from outside the domestic arrivals entrance. The bus journey requires approximately twenty five minutes. There’s a taxi rank outdoors of the domestic arrivals entrance. Taxis to Edinburgh will take around twenty minutes.

Edinburgh Airport is Scotland’s fastest growing international airport having opened in 2001. There are more than thirty daily flights to London’s five airports and you can fly to most European cities from Edinburgh Airport on scheduled and charter flights. You can obtain full details on all the airlines and holiday merchants running out of Edinburgh, where they fly to and their particulars by visiting the official Edinburgh Airport website. There are plans to expand Edinburgh Airport by adding a additional runway, even though this is unlikely to be needed inside the next twenty years.

BAA has created provision for an extension of the present runway which would allow larger aircraft to serve longer haul destinations, and its predicted that by 2030 Edinburgh International Airport will be Scotland’s busiest, handling twenty six million passengers every year. Edinburgh Airport is easy to reach with a great bus route running from the airport to the City Centre, Railway Station along with other local places.

You are able to get to and from Edinburgh Airport by a variety of techniques such as a Private Transfer where you will be met in the arrivals hall by your personal driver who will have a vehicle waiting to take you on to your chosen destination. Or you might prefer to jump into a taxi, you will find 3 taxi ranks located at the eastern end of the terminal. The terminal is relatively little so it is simple to find your way around. It’s split into 2 floors with lift entry to the first floor. Check in UK and International arrivals are all on the ground floor. There is a great selection of shops and eating and drinking outlets to choose from both before and after security. You can obtain flight arrivals and live flight departures info. Should you wish to leave your car at the airport, there are a number of possibilities for parking, pick up, short term, long stay and valet parking.