Transport & Parking

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.

Edinburgh Waverley Train Station is served by rail services to Scotland and the rest of the UK.

Plan your journey to the King's Buildings

You can plan your journey by rail by using the Traveline Scotland journey planner.

To plan your journey follow the two step process below to enter the origin and destination of your journey:

1. Firstly, you can look at the University campus maps to find postcode of your destination at the University.

Campus maps

2. Secondly, enter your origin and destination postcode into the Traveline Scotland journey planner.

Traveline Scotland journey planner

Alternatively, you can also consult the National Rail Enquries journey planner.

National Rail Enquiries

Getting from Edinburgh Waverley Train Station to the King's Buildings

Due to the close proximity of Edinburgh Waverley Train Station to the King's Buildings, you can choose to travel from the station to the University:

On foot

By bike

By bus

  • By taxi - Taxis are available from Edinburgh Waverley Station - a one way taxi fare from the station to the King's Buildings will cost approximately £11.00