Transport & Parking

King's Buildings

Travelling to the King's Buildings

The King's Buildings site contains most of the Schools within the College of Science and Engineering, and is located approximately two miles from the Central Area.

The address of the King's Buildings is: West Mains Road, Edinburgh, EH9 3JG

On foot

The King's Buildings site is located on the south side of the city, and within walking distance of the city's main transport hubs and the Central Area.

By bike

Cycling is a cheap, quick and healthy way to get around. There is a network of on and off road cycle routes in Edinburgh.

By bus

The King's Buildings site is located on the south side of the city and is extremely well served by bus. The University also provides a shuttle bus between the King's Buildings and the Central Area during term time.

By train

The King's Buildings site is located to the south of the city, approximately three miles from Edinburgh Waverley Train Station, the city's main train station.

By Enterprise Car Club

University staff and students can join Enterprise Car Club for business or personal use at a significantly discounted rate.

By car

The King's Buildings site is located on the south side of the city, approximately three miles from the centre of Edinburgh and can be accessed by car.