Transport & Parking

Pollock Halls

Travelling to Pollock Halls

Pollock Halls are the main student residencies in the city with over 2,000 rooms for undergraduate students. The site also provides conference and events facilities, and year round hotel accommodation for visitors.

They are located within a mile of the city centre and the University's Central Area, and one and a half miles from the King’s Buildings.

The address of Pollock Halls is: 18 Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh, EH16 5AY.

Travelling to Pollock Halls on foot

Pollock Halls are located on the south east of the city centre, with good travel choices to the University and the city’s main transport hubs.

Travelling to Pollock Halls 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.

Travelling to Pollock Halls by bus

Pollock Halls are located on the south east of the city and are extremely well served by bus.

Travelling to Pollock Halls by train

Pollock Halls are located to the south east of the city, within walking distance of Edinburgh Waverley Train Station, the city's main train station.

Travelling to Pollock Halls by City Car Club

University staff and students can join City Car Club for business or personal use at a significantly discounted rate. A City Car Club car is located at Pollock Halls near to the main entrance.

Travelling to Pollock by car

Pollock Halls are located to the south east of the city centre. Parking is strictly controlled at Pollock Halls and parking is by permit only.