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Approximate Travel Distance
Approximate Flight Duration
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4,992 Km
6 hour 10 min
Mallam Aminu Kano Intl. Airport

Transportation to Edinburgh Airport from the City Center

Edinburgh Airport is located about 12 km from the city center and it is one of the busiest airports in Scotland. The airport is accessible by a variety of transportation alternatives, including taxi, tram, Airlink buses, and rental car.

Airlink Buses

Airlink buses are among the most preferred transportation alternatives to get to the airport from the city center. You can get on the Airlink bus from Waverley Station in the city center and enjoy a convenient ride directly to the airport.


Another highly preferred method of transportation is the tram. Trams provide convenient and direct access to the airport. You can get on the tram from the York Place or St. Andrew Square stations in the city center and enjoy a 35-minute ride to the airport. Trams run every 8-12 minutes.


Located about 12 km from the city center, Edinburgh Airport is easily accessible by road. The airport is situated on the A8 Glasgow-Edinburgh road and is also accessible by the M8 and M9 motorways from Glasgow and Stirling. The airport’s parking lot features short-term and long-term options; the long-term parking lot is located a short bus ride from the terminal.

Airport Information

Edinburgh Airport features duty free shops where passengers can buy a range of products from perfume to alcohol and chocolate; the options are endless. There are many stores like Kurt Geiger, Jo Malone, and Hugo Boss, where you can buy gifts for your loved ones and enjoy some last minute shopping at affordable prices.

Venues where passengers can get a bite to eat or something to drink include Caffe Nero, Costa, and The Turnhouse. 

Last Updated: 08 Nov 2016

Transportation to Kano City Center from Airport

You can rent a car at the airport and easily reach Kano city center. It is possible to get to the city center in about 30-40 minutes using the Airport Road or the A2 motorway. Taxis or motorcycle taxis are also widely used by passengers. But do not forget to negotiate about fare with the drivers beforehand. In addition, some of the hotels in the city offer an extra charged airport shuttle service. There is no means of public transport serving to the airport.

Last Updated: 13 Aug 2017

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Which airports can I use for Edinburgh-Kano flights?

For Edinburgh-Kano flights, you can use Edinburgh Airport, Edinburgh Waverley Railway Station as departure airport, and Mallam Aminu Kano Intl. Airport for arrival.

How many kilometers is the flight distance from Edinburgh-Kano and how long does the flight take?

The flight distance between Edinburgh-Kano is 4991 kilometers in total. The flight between the two cities takes 6 hour 10 minutes.

Which day is the most convenient for Edinburgh-Kano flights?

When the average prices are examined, the most suitable day for Edinburgh-Kano flights is Monday.

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