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Edinburgh Bus Station
Edinburgh Bus Station was opened in 2003 and is located in St Andrew's Square, in the east of the city centre. It is only 5 minutes’ walk away from Waverley train station and from the Airlink 100 bus, the Airport Express Shuttle.
The bus station is the terminal for short and long distance journeys between the capital and the rest of the country (London, Manchester, Inverness, Glasgow, Aberdeen, etc.)
Address:Edinburgh Bus StationSt Andrew's SquareEdinburghEH1 3DX (by car)EH2 2AD (for walking)
Telephone: (0044) (0)131 555 6363 or (0044) (0)131 225 3858
Monday - Saturday: 04.45 - 00.45
Sunday/Public Holidays: 06.00 - 00.45 (except when customers are holding a valid ticket to travel before this time).
During the festive season the following opening hours apply:
24 December: 04.45 - 22.35
25 December: Closed
26 December: 06.30 - 23.15
27, 28, 29, 30 December: 04.45 - 00.45
31 December: 04.45 - 22.30
1 January: 06.30 - 23.30
2 January: 06.30 - 00.45
3 January: 04.45 - 00.45
Drop-off / Pick-up
Travellers can be dropped off and picked up close to the entrance in North St Andrew St.
For a longer stay you can use the multi storey NCP car park at the St James Centre (open 24/24, 7/7).
Map and location of Edinburgh bus station
Staffed desks where you can buy tickets from the coach operator of your choice, get advice about tickets, routes and even top up your mobile phone
TV screens throughout the station to display departures/arrivals times and bays
Bookshop and coffee shop
public toilets - 30p to pay at turnstile (EXACT change required)
free baby change facilities
coach companies’ routes and services
Cash machine (ATM) next to gate 1
lost property open between 06.00 and 00.00
luggage lockers located in the main hall:
Waiting seats allocated to each coach bay
change machine for toilets and lockers
leaflets about what to do and see in Edinburgh
Did you know?
The station has a pay point where you can charge your mobile including iPhone/iPad as well as game consoles, a useful thing to do before you start a 9 hours journey to London!
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