The Edinburgh Waverley train station is the second-largest station in Great Britain, and the second-busiest in Scotland (after Glasgow Central). It is situated on 25 acres in the city center at Princes Street, between Waverley and North Bridges.

Address: Edinburgh, EH1 1BB
View location on map: Google Map

Transportation from the Edinburgh Waverley Train Station:

To the Edinburgh Turnhouse airport:
Edinburgh Trams runs a line that connects the airport with Haymarket Station; the tram ride takes approximately 26 minutes and runs every 10 minutes during peak times. From there, you can buy a ticket to Waverley Station. Going the other direction, travel to Haymarket Station on the train and catch a tram to the airport.

Airlink 100 runs between the airport and Waverley Bridge (adjacent to the rail station). There is also a nighttime bus, the N22, which runs strictly between Waverley and the airport. Fares are currently £4.50/£7.50 one-way/return for the Airlink 100, and £3 one-way for the N22.

To other railway stations from the Edinburgh Waverley Train Station:
Train: Frequent trains to the Edinburgh Haymarket station (at least 35 trains a day, approx. 3 minute train ride)

Bus: Most city buses stop on adjoining streets

Trains using this station:

London Northeastern Railway (including Flying Scotsman from London-Edinburgh)
National Express East Coast
TransPennine Express
Virgin Trains West Coast Main Line
Abellio ScotRail including Caledonian Sleeper to London


Telephone access:
Telephone stands
Location: main concourse, platform 14

International Code: 011
Country Code: 44
City Code: 131/845


Wheelchair accessible. Elevators connect concourses to footbridges and platforms 1, 8, 9, 10, 11, and 20. For the visually impaired there are tactilewarning strips along the platform edges with the exception of platforms 4, 7, 8 and 9. For assistance, call in advance to 0845 722 5225.

Ticket Office:
Hours: Monday - Saturday 5 am - 12 am
Sunday 7:00am - 12 am

Tourist office:
Monday - Saturday 9:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday 10:00am - 5:00pm
Extended hours are offered during peak season
Location: Just outside main entrance at 3 Princes St

Baggage consignment:
Hours: 7:00am - 11:00pm
Location: Platform 2

Lost and Found:
Hours: 7:00am - 11:00pm
Location: Excess Baggage Co., Platform 2

Hours: 4:00am - 11:45pm
Sunday 6:00am -11:45pm

Currency Exchange:
Location: Waverley Mall, 3 Princes Street
Hours: Mon-Wed, Fri, 8:30 am - 6 pm
Thu 8:30 am - 7 pm
Sun 10 am - 5 pm