Transport & Parking

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.

Parking at Pollock Halls


Parking at Pollock Halls is extremely limited, there is no student car parking at Pollock Halls.

Parking is by permit only and parking permits are available in certain circumstances. To apply for a permit, please contact the Reception Centre at Pollock Halls.

Street parking permits in certain areas can be applied for through The City of Edinburgh Council.


Tripshare is the University's car sharing scheme.

The University of Edinburgh operates a private scheme within TripshareEdinburgh so that staff and students can search for potential matches within the University community to share their car, walking or cycling trip.

The University of Edinburgh has over 1,000 members who you could potentially share your journey with!

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