Transport & Parking

By train

The Western General Hospital is located on the north west side of the city, approximately one and a half 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 Western General by train

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 Enquiries journey planner.

National Rail Enquiries

Getting from Edinburgh Waverley Train Station to the Western General

You can choose to travel from the station to the Western General by:

On foot

By bike

By bus

  • By taxi - taxis are available from Edinburgh Waverley Train Station.