Edinburgh International Airport EDI
- United Kingdom’s fastest-growing airports, serves Scotland and its capital city Edinburgh. The Airport is owned by Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP). It has been been voted by ACI 'Best European Airport' in the 5-10 Million passenger range.
EDI Airport is located at Turnhouse, 9 km west of the city center of Scotland's capital city of Edinburgh, accessible from motorways M8 and M9.
With one runway 12.4M passengers in 2016, Edinburgh International Airport is served by domestic & international, as well as low-cost airlines; it is also a transatlantic gateway, offering flights to the U.S.A. & Canada.
As of May 27, 2016 Delta starts daily service to New York's JFK Airport.
The on-Airport Hilton Edinburgh Airport Hotel (tel. +44 131 519 4400 /fax 4466), close to motorways M8 & M9, is a 5-minute walk from the Airport or two minutes by shuttle service and has a large indoor swimming pool.
Edinburgh Airport has one passenger terminal - served by nearby new tram to city center taking 25 mins.
Present and future Airport Developments:
Edinburgh Airport ranked number 1 among UK airports for it improvements. It completed by early March 2017 its 18-months terminal airside retail expansion with 21 new retail units. Also special bathrooms are now sign-posted by 'Grace's Sign' signs.
- A larger structure is to be built around the Immigration Hall building 'in next 5 years'.
Up to 2019, airside facilities will be transformed - tripling capacity geared to larger aircaft.