Transport & Parking

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.

It takes approximately 45 minutes to walk to the King's Buildings from Edinburgh Waverley Train Station and approximately 30 minutes to walk between the King's Buildings and the Central Area. 

To plan a walking journey, you can use the journey planner. This journey planner will tell you:

  • The best route to walk
  • Approximately how long the walk will take
  • The distance of the walk

To use the journey planner, all you need to do is enter the name of your origin and destination.

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

If you require more details of your origin or destination at the University, the University's campus maps provide details of all University buildings.

Campus maps