Falkirk is in an ideal position for airport transfers to either Edinburgh or Glasgow, being located right in the centre of Scotland. Airport transfers from Falkirk are fairly short journeys . Edinburgh Airport is about half an hour away from Falkirk by airport shuttle and Glasgow Airport is about an hour’s journey. Edinburgh Airport caused controversy recently with their drop-off charge. They charge £1 to drop off visitors in a designated area. There is also a free drop-off area which is some distance from the terminal building. A free shuttle bus operates to take passengers to the terminal.