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Johnson County Executive 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.

Tram

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.

Car

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 Kansas City City Center from Airport

Johnson County Executive Airport

From Kansas City International Airport you can easily get to the city center by taxi. Those who prefer public transport can take metro bus. There are also special shuttle service companies at different points in the airport. If you need a more comfortable means, you can rent a car or limousine in the city.

Taxi

At all the main points of the airport, there are toll-free telephones so that you can call a taxi. The taxi opening fee is 2.50 dollar. An additional fee of 2.10 dollar is added for every mile. You can reach the city center in 20 minutes by taxi.

Car Rental

8 different car rental companies serve at the airport. Renting a car suitable for your budget will not only provide you access to the city center, but also will enable you to travel freely. You must take the I-29 N motorway from the airport to the city center. You can also rent your car with a driver. If you want more than a standard car, you can agree with one of the near thirty limousine rental companies at the airport.

Metro Bus

You can easily reach the city center by metro bus. The one way ticket is 1.50 dollar. If you are not going to use public transport during your trip, you must carry coins with you. You can only make your payment in cash or monthly cards, and be aware that you will not be paid in change. If you do not have any coins, the driver gives you card that costs 75 cents and can be loaded money as a credit card.

Shuttle Service

There are 20 different shuttle service companies, some of which only work with reservations and carry passengers in different areas, serving at the airport.

Last Updated: 19 Jan 2017

Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport

You can easily reach the city centre from Kansas City International Airport by taxi. Those who prefer public transportation can take the metrobus. There are also private shuttle services that depart from the airport to different areas of the city. If a more comfortable mode of transportation is preferred, you can rent a vehicle or a limousine in the city.

Taxi

You can use the courtesy phones installed in the main points of the airport to call for a taxi. The taxi starting rate is 2.5 dollars, and 2.1 dollars is added to each additional mile travelled. The taxi ride to the city centre will on average last 20 minutes.

Car Rental

There are 8 car rental companies located in the airport. Renting a vehicle suitable to your budget will not only make it easier to reach the city centre, but will add greater freedom for the entirety of your trip. You can also rent a vehicle with a chauffeur if you wish. If you are in the look-out for something extraordinary, you can take advantage of the almost 30 limousine companies in the airport.  

Metrobus

You can easily reach the city centre from the airport via metrobus. A one-way ticket costs 1.5 dollars. If planning to use public transportation during your trip, ensure to carry change with you. The metrobus only accepts ‘punch cards’, or cash, and because change is not provided, it is advisable to pay the exact amount. The driver can provide you with a card that needs ‘topping-up’ for a fee of 75 cents.

Shuttle Service

There are 20 different shuttle service companies operating from the airport to different areas of the city. Some of them demand booking in advance.

Last Updated: 09 Apr 2017

Kansas City Intl. - Mid Continent Intl. Airport

You can easily reach the city centre from Kansas City International Airport by taxi. Those who prefer public transportation can take the metrobus. There are also private shuttle services that depart from the airport to different areas of the city. If a more comfortable mode of transportation is preferred, you can rent a vehicle or a limousine in the city.

Taxi

You can use the courtesy phones installed in the main points of the airport to call for a taxi. The taxi starting rate is 2.5 dollars, and 2.1 dollars is added to each additional mile travelled. The taxi ride to the city centre will on average last 20 minutes.

Car Rental

There are 8 car rental companies located in the airport. Renting a vehicle suitable to your budget will not only make it easier to reach the city centre, but will add greater freedom for the entirety of your trip. You can also rent a vehicle with a chauffeur if you wish. If you are in the look-out for something extraordinary, you can take advantage of the almost 30 limousine companies in the airport.  

Metrobus

You can easily reach the city centre from the airport via metrobus. A one-way ticket costs 1.5 dollars. If planning to use public transportation during your trip, ensure to carry change with you. The metrobus only accepts ‘punch cards’, or cash, and because change is not provided, it is advisable to pay the exact amount. The driver can provide you with a card that needs ‘topping-up’ for a fee of 75 cents.

Shuttle Service

There are 20 different shuttle service companies operating from the airport to different areas of the city. Some of them demand booking in advance.

Last Updated: 10 Jun 2019

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Which airports can I use for Edinburgh-Kansas City flights?

For Edinburgh-Kansas City flights, you can use Edinburgh Airport, Edinburgh Waverley Railway Station as departure airport, and Johnson County Executive Airport, New Century - Naval Olathe Flatley - Johnson County Industrial Airport, Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport, Kansas City Intl. - Mid Continent Intl. Airport for arrival.

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

The flight distance between Edinburgh-Kansas City is 6582 kilometers in total. The flight between the two cities takes 8 hour 10 minutes.

Which day is the most convenient for Edinburgh-Kansas City flights?

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

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