Tram scene

Connectivity

Effortless connections to the city and beyond

Two dedicated tram stops

Edinburgh Park is perfectly placed for destinations across the site and the city. Trams run every five minutes in each direction from the park’s two dedicated tram stops, supplemented by buses every two minutes at peak times.

Local Connectivity

  • Trams

    Edinburgh Park includes a dedicated tram stop at Edinburgh Park Central, offering connections to train stations at Edinburgh Park (Edinburgh-Glasgow line) and Edinburgh Gateway, on the northern branch to Dunfermline and Perth, as well as the airport and Edinburgh Waverley.

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  • Rail

    National trains allow travellers to reach Glasgow in under an hour, Aberdeen in less than three and London in four hours. Locally, trains run every three minutes at peak times across the three stations.

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  • Car

    Edinburgh Park has immediate access to the City Bypass (A720), connecting it with the M8 to Glasgow, the M9 to Stirling and the North, and the M90 to Perth.

  • Bus

    Bus routes from the South Gyle hub offer city-wide access, connecting travellers with local shopping, the airport, the city centre, and all main residential areas. Buses run every two minutes at peak time.

  • Cycle

    Cyclists benefit from easy cycle routes to the city and region, with the Quiet Route 8 and National Route 754 running along the Union Canal to Lochrin Basin in the city centre.

  • Air

    Edinburgh is a hub for international air travel, serving 157 destinations. Edinburgh Airport is just two miles east of the park; ten minutes away by car or tram.

Train and Tram Times

    • Aberdeen

      2hr 34min
    • Perth

      62min
    • Glasgow Queen Street

      53min
    • Edinburgh

    • Newcastle

      1hr 25min
    • Manchester

      3hr 15min
    • Birmingham

      4hr 30min
    • London

      4hr
    • Edinburgh Airport

      10min
    • Edinburgh Gateway

      1min
    • Edinburgh Park

    • Haymarket

      15min
    • Princes Street

      20min
    • St Andrew Square (for Waverley Station)

      23min
    • York Place

      26min

International Connectivity

157

Edinburgh Airport serves 157 destinations with 38 airlines

42

42 flights and 41 trains to London each day

72,000

London Heathrow is the world's most connected airport, with over 72,000 possible international connections