The area around Edinburgh is renowned for european architecture and art and is famous for its festivals.

Sights and places of interest

Enrich your day out to Edinburgh by visiting or looking out for:

  • 'Center of Edinburgh' Bollard
  • The Scotsman Steps
  • Regent Bridge
  • General Register Building of the National Archives of Scotland
  • Cafe Royal
  • Trinity Apse
  • Heave Awa Hoose
  • Old Calton Cemetery
  • Mary King's Close
  • Luckenbooths

Planning your journey

Facilities at Edinburgh station

General facilities at Edinburgh station
Facility Available
Car Park Monday To Friday - 04:00-00:45
Weekend - 06:00-00:45
Cycle Storage 223 spaces

Please do not leave panniers, bags or trailers attached to bicycles or racks. Panniers, bags or trailers attached to bicycles will be removed and deposited in lost property, a fee may be charged for their return.
Toilets Yes.
Baby Change Yes.
Staffing Full Time
Waiting Room Yes.
Seated Area
ATM Machine Yes.
Tourist Information
Shops Yes.

Accessible travel

Accessible facilities at Edinburgh station
Facility Available
Staff Help Available Assistance is available from welcome hosts, the travel centre, and the mobility assistance office as well as the customer information point in the main concourse.
The Mobility Assistance Room is located opposite platform 4.

Monday To Friday - 04:00-00:45
Saturday - 04:00-00:45
Sunday - 06:00-00:45
Impaired Mobility Set Down Yes.
A drop off area is located at Calton Road, an assistance call point is located beside the lift.
Assistance is available to and from platforms, please call in advance to use this service. Please contact customer services of the relevant train operator:

LNER - 03457 225 333
Avanti West Coast - 03453280253
ScotRail - 0845 6015 929
Ramp For Train Access Yes.
Step Free Access There is step free access to all parts of the station with lifts and escalators giving access to the platforms
Wheelchairs Available Yes.
National Key Toilets Yes.
At entrance to Public Toilets
Induction Loop
Accessible Taxis Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts. 
Accessible Ticket Machines All Virgin Trains East Coast machines are DDA compliant in the Travel Centre
Height Adjusted Ticket Office Counter All ticket office windows are DDA complaint with lowered ledges for disabled passengers.No lowered counter
Nearest Stations With More Facilities
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