Transport & Parking

Central Area to the King's Buildings Shuttle Bus

The University is providing a free shuttle bus service for the academic year 2022 - 2023. The service is for students and staff who need to travel rapidly between Central Area and King's Buildings to meet their academic timetable. For commuting to and from home please use alternatives such as walking, cycling or public bus services.

Timetable 2022-23

The  shuttle bus will operate Monday - Friday during semester time only:

  • Monday 12th September 2022 - Friday 23rd December 2022
  • Monday 16th January 2023 - Friday 7th April 2023 
  • Monday 21st April 2023 - Friday 26th May 2023

The bus picks up and drops off in Central Area and King's Buildings only.

The service is for students and staff, a University student or staff card must be produced to the driver when boarding. Access will be denied if a valid University card cannot be provided.  

Pick up points

  • Central Area: Bristo Square bus stop next to the Potterrow Student Centre
  • King's Buildings: The bus stop beside Murchison House 

Drop off points

  • Central Area: The bus stop on Chapel Street, Opposite the Pear Tree Pub.
  • Central Area: The bus stop next to the Student Centre at Bristo Square.
  • King's Buildings: The bus stop beside Murchison House.