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There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to University of Edinburgh Medical School by bus, night bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Line 8 bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, RH Sick Children 8

£1 - £5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Little France, Craigmillar Castle Road 33 / ...

£1 - £5

3 alternative options

Night bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the night bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, Royal Infirmary N14

£1 - £5

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Waverley Station to University of Edinburgh Medical School 3.3 miles

£10 - £12

Walk  •  1h 4m

  1. Walk from Edinburgh Waverley Station to University of Edinburgh Medical School 3.4 miles

Edinburgh Waverley Station to University of Edinburgh Medical School by bus and walk

The journey time between Edinburgh Waverley Station and University of Edinburgh Medical School is around 23 min and covers a distance of around 4 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 22 min. Operated by Lothian Buses, the Edinburgh Waverley Station to University of Edinburgh Medical School service departs from Old Town, North Bridge and arrives in University of Edinburgh Medical School. Typically 166 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
23 min
Fastest journey time:
22 min
Services per week:
166
Cheapest price:
£1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:12
Last service departs at:
22:02

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh Waverley Station to University of Edinburgh Medical School bus and walk schedules

Departing Thursday, June 24, 2021

Edinburgh Waverley Station → University of Edinburgh Medical School
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to University of Edinburgh Medical School is to bus which costs £1 - £5 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to University of Edinburgh Medical School is to taxi which costs £10 - £12 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Old Town, North Bridge and arriving at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, RH Sick Children. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Waverley Station and University of Edinburgh Medical School is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to University of Edinburgh Medical School without a car is to line 8 bus which takes 26 min and costs £1 - £5.

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The line 8 bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, RH Sick Children takes 24 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Edinburgh Waverley Station to University of Edinburgh Medical School bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from Old Town, North Bridge station.

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Edinburgh Waverley Station to University of Edinburgh Medical School bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, arrive at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, RH Sick Children station.

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There are 798+ hotels available in University of Edinburgh Medical School. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to University of Edinburgh Medical School.
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  • Distance: 2.9 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh Waverley Station, Scotland and University of Edinburgh Medical School, Scotland?

Lothian Buses operates a bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, RH Sick Children every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £5 and the journey takes 24 min.

Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.co.uk
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, RH Sick Children
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Little France, Craigmillar Castle Road
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Night bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, Royal Infirmary
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Little France, Craigmillar Castle Road
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
Borders Buses
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh Waverley Station to University of Edinburgh Medical School
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
£10 - £12
Persevere Cabs
Phone
+44 131 555 2323
Website
perseverecabs.com
Dunedin Taxis
Phone
+44 131 669 2323
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 131 777 7777
Website
capitalcarsscotland.co.uk

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