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Wherever you're coming from, however you choose to travel, getting to Edinburgh is easier than you might think. Whether you choose to take a train, plane, car, coach or boat to the city, Scotland's capital is within your reach.

Excellent rail links throughout the UK make the train a great way to get here. And numerous direct scheduled flights from major airports, both in the UK and overseas, mean travelling to Edinburgh is more than just a flight of fancy.

The city of Edinburgh has two train stations: Waverley and Haymarket, both of which are served by regular bus services between them and the main terminal at Edinburgh Airport.

A high-quality, modern and efficient tram network is being created for Edinburgh and is scheduled to be running on the Capital's streets by 2011.


Travel to Edinburgh


Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh Airport handles roughly 7.5 million passengers a year and demand is growing. Edinburgh airport has one terminal in which 30 airlines fly from.

Address: Edinburgh Airport, Scotland, EH12 9DN
Tel: +44 (0)844 481 8989

Edinburgh Trams

The construction of Edinburgh Trams is well underway on the streets of Edinburgh and they will be operational in 2012.

Address: Freepost RRYA-BBTU-HAUB Edinburgh Trams EDINBURGH EH12 5HD
Tel: 0800 328 3934

Edinburgh Waverley station

The station was first opened in 1846 and was rebuilt between 1892-1902. It lies between the old town and modern Edinburgh, adjacent to Princes Street, Edinburgh Castle and the Princes Street Gardens.

Address: Edinburgh Waverley station, Edinburgh EH1 1BB
Tel: 08457 11 41 41

Haymarket Railway Station

Haymarket railway station is Edinburgh's second largest station after Waverley, a major commuter and long-distance destination, located quite centrally near the West End.

Address: Edinburgh City of Edinburgh EH12 5EY

Where is Edinburgh?

Edinburgh, the capital city of Scotland, is located in Southern Scotland on the east coast.