Transport & Parking

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.

Pollock Halls are set in a beautiful location which provides many fantastic walking opportunities, sitting on the edge of Holyrood Park, in the shadow of Arthurs Seat, and close to the Scottish Parliament.

It takes approximately 15 minutes to walk between Pollock Halls and the Central Area and 25 minutes to walk from Pollock Halls to the King’s Buildings.

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

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

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