Travel & Accommodation
The Assembly Rooms are located in the heart of Edinburgh’s city centre and there are many quick and convenient ways to reach the venue.
Edinburgh enjoys one of the UK’s best bus networks. Check out the Lothian Bus routes and timetables here. East-bound stops GF and GG are located across from the venue.
Traveling from further afield? Visit the City Link site to find your quickest journey.
Edinburgh benefits from a modern and efficient tram service, which operates from the outskirts of Edinburgh to the city centre every 8-10 minutes. The Princes Street and St Andrew’s Square stops are just a five minute walk away from the Assembly Rooms. Check the timetables here.
The venue is just a 10 minute walk from from Edinburgh’s main station, Edinburgh Waverley. Services are available from London and the south, as well as from the north, south, east and west of Scotland.
For further information on trains, operators and fares, you can visit the National Rail Enquiries website.
Edinburgh Airport is located just 7 miles away.
To and from the airport
Simply jump on the express Airlink bus (no. 100), which will take you from right outside the airport terminal building to Princes Street and Waverley Train station; both of which are just a short 10 minute walk from the Assembly Rooms.
The city’s tram system is another great way to hop between the airport and city centre. Trams operate between Edinburgh Airport and Edinburgh city centre every 8-10mins.
Assembly Rooms Edinburgh is easy to find on George Street via SatNav (EH2 2LR). Simply follow signs for the city centre.
On-street parking is available outside the Assembly Rooms, along George Street and in the surrounding streets; all of which is controlled by parking meters during the day. Alternatively the nearest car park is situated on Castle Terrace or at the Omni Centre.
If you require a charge point for your electric vehicle the closest to Assembly Rooms is at Robertson Close Upper Level, EH1 1LY, available between 9-4pm. More information is available on charge points here.