Transport Links


From Edinburgh Airport

You can travel to Haymarket Apartments from Edinburgh Airport by bus, tram or taxi.

By Bus

The Airlink Bus service departs from directly outside Domestic Arrivals at Edinburgh Airport and runs very regularly and stops very close to the Apartments. You can purchase Airlink single and return tickets at the Airlink kiosk outside Edinburgh Airport Domestic Arrivals, online and directly from Airlink drivers.

View the full timetable and map.

By Tram

Edinburgh Trams offer a frequent and reliable service linking the airport and the city centre. They run from every 7 minutes between 06.18 and 22.48 and offer a consistent journey time of under 35 minutes into the city.

All trams are fully low floor and have dedicated spaces for wheelchairs. There are luggage racks located throughout the tram for large bags and suitcases.

By Taxi

Taxis and private hire vehicles are located on the ground floor of the multi-storey car park opposite the main terminal building. By offering both saloon car or a hackney taxi type vehicles we ensure that passengers have a choice of vehicle to suit their journey requirements.

A journey to the city centre typically takes about 25 minutes. All taxis are wheelchair accessible.

Link: More information about booking taxis at Edinburgh Airport.

From Waverley Station

If you arrive in Edinburgh by train at Waverley Station, you have a number of options to make your way to Haymarket Apartments:

By Foot

If it's a beautiful day, and you don't have too much luggage, you might like to walk along Prince's Street to Haymarket Apartments. You'll experience a busy shopping street and enjoy amazing views of the Scott Monument, Edinburgh Castle and the Galleries on The Mound.

It's a 25-30 minute walk from Waverley Station to Haymarket Apartments (directions).

By Taxi

The taxi rank is on Market Street (on the south side of the station). Waverley is a major station with taxis usually available at the taxi rank. Advance booking is not normally necessary or even possible, unless arriving early in the morning or late at night. Operators who may accept bookings include:

  • Central - 0131 229 2468
  • City - 0131 228 1211
  • Radiocabs - 0131 225 9000

By Bus

Local buses (predominantly maroon in colour) leave from Princes Street and North Bridge. Service numbers 3, 4, 12, 25, 26, 31, 33 and 44 all stop very close to Haymarket Apartments.

By Train

Some train services pass through, or continue on to, Haymarket station. If your train does, then get off here and just walk round the corner to us (5 minutes).