The airport is just 9km from downtown Edinburgh.
Taxi - licensed and metered black taxis are available on the ground floor of the multistory parking lot, opposite the terminal building.
Bus - Airport Link 100 runs every 10 minutes between the airport and Waverley Bridge in downtown Edinburgh (near the main bus and train station). Several other routes offer both local and regional connections.
Train - a frequent tram service operates from the airport to central Edinburgh. You can buy tickets from machines at the tram stop.
Hotel shuttle - a free shuttle bus runs from the airport to the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel. Another bus serves the Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Airport - there's a small charge for this service.
Car rental - car rental agencies are based in the Car Rental Center behind the multistory parking lot.
As this is a single terminal airport, transit arrangements are very straightforward.
There's no hotel in the airport.
Before you set off, you may find it useful to visit the airport website.
They have live Security wait times displayed constantly.
If you're traveling within the UK and EU, you can use the free Shop and Collect service to store your duty-free shopping in the airport during your trip.
When you return, your purchases will be ready for pick up at the collection point near the the International Arrivals 1 door.