Edinburgh Airport, arrival and security:
Edinburgh Airport is one of Scotland’s best airports to depart on holidays from. It is well organised fast departure desks and strict security. A tip to avoid excessive delays is to present yourself at security well prepared with the recommended sizes of liquids, Edinburgh Airport has the same rule as all other airports, max size of container for liquid is 100ml and they must be placed in a clear and sealed plastic bag measuring no more than 20cm by 20cm.
We have an extensive range of cheap family holiday destinations and all inclusive holidays from Edinburgh, our top destinations are Cyprus, Larnaca and Paphos – Corfu and Rhodes in Greece – Cancun in Mexico – destinations in Spain are Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Malaga Costa del Sol, Menorca, Majorca and Tenerife – USA, Orlando. Choosing any of our all inclusive departures from Edinburgh Airport will have you in good hands, with the general advice that short haul flights check in two hours prior and long haul three hours. Check above for our cheapest prices on Aberdeen holidays departures to stunning locations.
Car parking at Edinburgh Airport
If you are departing Edinburgh Airport for your holidays and travelling by car then you are best advised to book car parking as early as possible, usually the earlier it is booked the cheaper you will get it. With five official Edinburgh Airport places to park your car you will find a price to suit. The prices quoted are only a sample for information purposes only; it may be more expensive or cheaper depending when you are travelling:
Hotels at Edinburgh Airport:
If you are looking somewhere to stay before you go on all inclusive holidays from Aberdeen the following are available. The Hilton at Edinburgh Airport is within walking distance to the airport entrance. Comfortable rooms and fantastic facilities will make a stay before you set off on holiday from Edinburgh Airport a relaxed and easy experience. A bus stop just outside will take you to the centre of Edinburgh for around £4.50 and takes less than 30 minutes.
The Holiday Inn Express at Edinburgh Airport is a little further than the Hilton, around a 17 minute walk or take the shuttle bus which cut travel time to three minutes. Rooms are quiet despite the presence of the airport. As for food the menu could do with having a little more selection. Overall great value if you are staying here before your flight.
The Travelodge at Edinburgh Airport is not within walking distance so you will need to make use of the shuttle bus. Providing well priced accommodation to the usual Travel Lodge standards; the restaurant servers an unlimited breakfast for only £7.95 from 7-10 on weekdays and 8-11am on weekends.
Rail, bus and taxi links:
If you have not taken your car to the airport you will want to know about transport link for your arrival back from your holidays. Edinburgh Airport has decent transportation offered via private hire taxi, bus and coach, Trams and car hire. The black taxi rank is at the bottom of the multi-storey car park and offers transfers to Edinburgh city centre for around £20.
Regular bus and coach services depart every 10 minutes to Edinburgh city centre and cost around £7 return fare. There is an amount of other bus companies that depart almost every 30 minutes like Stagecoach and Citylink Air.
There are trams that run frequently between the Airport and the centre of Edinburgh, departing every 10 minutes these are a cost-effective method to complete your transfer.
For more information on transport services from Edinburgh Airport you may like to see the http://www.travelinescotland.com/ website.
If you are hiring a car, head out towards the multi-story car park at the domestic entry point and enter the covered walkway that will lead you straight to the car rental lobby. The car hire companies on site at Edinburgh Airport include Europcar, National Car Hire, 5th Gear Car Hire, Thrifty, Budget and Hertz.
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