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Edinburgh Station (EDB)

Edinburgh Train Station, officially known as Edinburgh Waverly, is the main railway station serving the Scottish capital. It is the northern terminus for the East Coast Main Line and is the third busiest railway station in Scotland. Trains run to Edinburgh Train Station from London, Aberdeen, Manchester and more local Scottish locations are available from this station.

Situated in the city centre, Edinburgh Train Station is close to many of the city’s main attractions, including the Royal Mile, Edinburgh Castle and the National Galleries of Scotland.

Edinburgh Train Station

Address:

Edinburgh Station
Waverley Station
Edinburgh

Ticket Office Opening times

Location Description

Car Park: New Street: Long Stay
Operator: APCOA
Phone number 0845 077 4224
Opening hours: Monday To Friday: 04:00 - 00:45
Saturday and Sunday: 06:00 - 00:45
Number of spaces: 617
Free of charge: No
Taxi: The taxi rank will close from Monday 2 June, an alternative taxi rank can be found on Waverley Bridge.
Cycle Parking
Cycle storage type: Stands
Sheltered cycle storage: yes
Cycle storage location:

Cycle storage can be found in the station: by the lift at Platform 2 (38 spaces) Platform 3 (68 Spaces) and adjacent to Platform 19 (44 Spaces). Additional cycle spaces are available in New Street car park (32 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. 
Cycle storage spaces: 150. 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. 
CCTV Coverage: Yes
Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis can be located on Waverley Bridge (exit 2) please note this includes a steep incline. There is also a temporary taxi rank on Market Street exit 3 which can be accessed by lifts
Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: 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: East Coast - 03457 225 333. Virgin Trains - 0870 789 1234. ScotRail - 0845 6015 929
Airport: Daily, frequent 'Airlink 100' express shuttle bus, operated by Lothian Buses. For details: www.lothianbuses.com  Through-tickets from National Rail stations to Edinburgh Airport are available via Edinburgh Waverley - ask for a "EDINBURGH AIRPORT" ticket (ticket code K671);

Ticket buying and collection

Ticket Office: Yes.
Opening hours: Monday To Friday: 05:00 - 23:59
Saturday: 05:00 - 23:59
Sunday: 07:00 - 23:59
Accessible Booking Office Counter: Yes. All ticket office windows are DDA complaint with lowered ledges for disabled passengers.No lowered counter
Induction Loop: Yes.
Ticket machines: Yes.
Accessible Ticket Machines: Yes. All East Coast machines are DDA compliant in the Travel Centre
Collection of pre-purchased tickets: Yes.

Staffing and general services

Customer Help Points: Yes. There is a Customer Information Point in the Main Concourse opposite the main departure boards.
Left luggage: Yes.
Ticket gates: Yes. Automatic Ticket Gates operate at Platforms 12-18.
CCTV Coverage: Yes

Facilities

ATM Machine: Yes.
First class Lounge: Yes. Opening Hours East Coast: Mon-Fri 06:30-21:00 Sat 09:30-17:30 Sun 09:30-19:00 ScotRail Mon-Fri 08:40-23:28 Sat Closed Sun 16:00-23:59 Located Opposite platform 11 Tickets Accepted with ScotRail All First Class. Advance Loyalty Club members can also use all ScotRail First Class Lounges on presentation of their membership card as well as ANY type of ticket valid for travel on ScotRail services that day. Tickets not valid on ScotRail services cannot be accepted Tickets Accepted in East Coast First Class Lounge Fully inter-available First Class Season Ticket (i.e. tickets not specific to one train company) Any First Class Anytime ticket valid for travel on the East Coast route Any East Coast First Class packages First Advance (routed EC/EC & connections) EC First Class Reader Offer (routed EC/EC & connections) EC First Class Flat Fare (routed EC/EC & connections) EC Rewards First Class Leisure Single (routed EC/EC & connections) EC Print @ Home First Class Upgrade voucher (routed EC/EC & connections) Inclusive Tour Tickets (eg. Superbreak) Weekend First Restricted tickets All First Class tickets valid only on other train operators, including ScotRail Sleepers Assistance dogs and other well behaved dogs on leads will be permitted in all East Coast First Class Lounges Facilities Toilets/Fax/Printer/Meeting rooms, TV, newspapers, screens with updated train information, fax, telephone Refreshments Complimentary: tea/coffee/hot chocolate/orange juice/water/ biscuits Wi-Fi Yes Showers No
Internet kiosk available:
Pay phones: Yes.
Accessible Public Telephones: Available in part on the main concourse during Station Opening times
Public Wi-Fi: Yes. <p><a href=""http://btopenzone.hotspot-directory.com/results.php?txtQuick=EH1 1BB&z=9&radRoaming=1"" target=""_blank"">Find WiFi Hotspots around Edinburgh Waverley station</a></p>
Refreshment facilities: Yes.
Shops: Yes.
Toilets: Yes.
Baby changing facilities: Yes.
National Key Toilets: Yes. At entrance to Public Toilets
Showers: Yes.
Trolleys: Yes.
Waiting Rooms: Yes.

Accessibility and mobility access

Ramp for train access: Yes.
Step free access coverage: Yes. There is step free access to all parts of the station with lifts and escalators giving access to the platforms
Ticket Gate: Yes. Automatic Ticket Gates operate at Platforms 12-18.
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: East Coast - 03457 225 333. Virgin Trains - 0870 789 1234. ScotRail - 0845 6015 929
National Key Toilets: Yes. At entrance to Public Toilets
Accessible Public Telephones: Available in part on the main concourse during Station Opening times
Accessible Taxis: Accessible taxis can be located on Waverley Bridge (exit 2) please note this includes a steep incline. There is also a temporary taxi rank on Market Street exit 3 which can be accessed by lifts
Accessible Booking Office Counter: Yes. All ticket office windows are DDA complaint with lowered ledges for disabled passengers.No lowered counter
Accessible Ticket Machines: Yes. All East Coast machines are DDA compliant in the Travel Centre
Induction Loop: Yes.
Customer Help Points: Yes. There is a Customer Information Point in the Main Concourse opposite the main departure boards.
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