Literatures, Languages & Cultures

Getting around

Information on how to get to Edinburgh, and on getting around the University of Edinburgh once you're here.

Edinburgh is well connected by air, rail and road. Once you arrive, it's a really easy city to explore on foot, by bicycle or by public transport.

Our School is located in the University of Edinburgh's Central Area


Guide to 50 George Square

50 George Square from David Hume Tower lecture theatres
50 George Square is the home of many departments, and much of the teaching, in the School of Literatures, Languages & Cultures.

Guide to 19 George Square

Guide to 19 George Square
Housed in an historic terraced property overlooking George Square Gardens, 19 George Square contains several teaching rooms and staff offices.

Museums, libraries and cultural resources in Edinburgh

East End of Princes Street from Calton Hill showing Edinburgh Castle in the background.
As a leading cultural capital city, Edinburgh has a wide range of resources for students of Literatures, Languages and Cultures.