WiFi friendly trams run 14 kms from York Place in the city centre to Edinburgh Airport in a journey time of approximately 35 minutes. Wheel chair accessible, ramps and lifts are provided at the stops along the route.
For ticket prices and to plan your journey visit www.edinburghtrams.com.
There are over 1000 black cabs which can be hailed in the street or picked up from one of the taxi ranks within the city centre. The majority of taxis can carry up to 5 passengers and are accessible for wheelchairs although it is worth noting that for medical reasons, some taxi drivers are exempt from carrying wheelchair users. Such drivers will have a wheelchair exemption certificate clearly displayed within the taxi.
One of Edinburgh's major taxi companies, they can be hailed in the street or pre booked on Tel: 0131 228 1211. Visit their website for a list of services.
Private Hire Taxis
There are many private hire car companies operating within Edinburgh. These cannot be hailed in the street but must be booked in advance. Private hire cars must be approved by The City of Edinburgh Council and display a PHC plate on the dashboard.
For complete flexibility for travelling to or in and around the city, car hire gives you the freedom to go where you please, when you please.
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