New Students

Prepare to move to Edinburgh

Arrange your accommodation and make arrangements for safe travel to Edinburgh.

How to get to Edinburgh

Accommodation

Apply for accommodation to begin the process of moving to Edinburgh.

Arrive from overseas

Airport arrival
Discover more about packing your bags for the UK and airport safety when flying into Edinburgh from overseas.

Travelling from the airport to your accommodation

If you’re arriving at Edinburgh Airport there are several options for onward travel. You should plan in advance how to get to your accommodation.

Arriving before Welcome Week

If you plan to arrive in Edinburgh before your lease start date, then you will need to book your own short-term accommodation.