Travel

Getting to Edinburgh

Edinburgh has only one airport, with links to every major UK airport, as well as a number of International airports. It is one of the busiest airports in the UK and the busiest in Scotland. There is a 24 hour bus service (Airlink 100 & 300) and a tram that can take you to the city centre in less than 30 minutes, or you can hire a taxi.

More information can be found within the Edinburgh airport travel page.

Edinburgh is also well connected via rail with frequent trains to London (and other major southern cities) and Glasgow.

Getting around Edinburgh

Edinburgh has a well established bus network covering the city and surrounding areas and buses run 24 hours a day (selected routes) on a frequent basis. For more details on the bus service visit this.

Edinburgh Trams began operating in 2014 and has a single route that connects the airport to Leith & Newhaven via the city centre. It is approximately 35 minutes from the airport ot Princes street. Trams operate from 6am to 11pm on a frequent basis (every 8-15 minutes depending on day and time of day).

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