Special discounted bus travel

There is a special discount for delegates for bus travel with Edinburgh & Lothian buses. 

You will be entitled to reduced fares on the Airlink bus ticket and also on the Edinburgh City Sightseeing bus tours. 

The link below will allow you to book and print Airlink bus tickets as well as sightseeing ticket, before you arrive in the city!

Sighseeing and Airlink Discount Tickets

Air Travel

Edinburgh International Airport is only 12 kilometres (8 miles) from the city centre and has excellent connections to the city via taxi, express coach and shuttle bus. Over 100 destinations are served by more than 40 major airlines including New York, Toronto, Amsterdam, Brussels, Geneva, Frankfurt, Paris, Prague, Madrid, Munich, Stockholm and Warsaw. There are over 100 flights from London’s five airports every day, and numerous flights to other major cities in the UK including Birmingham, Manchester and Bristol.

Flight information

Travel from Edinburgh Airport to the city centre

No need to book, available at the Airport taxi rank. Approx price £18-20.

Airlink 100 Bus
Journey time: 30-40 mins. Fare: £4.00 single or £7.00 return. Airlink website

Edinburgh Trams:
Journey time: 35 mins. Frequency: 8-12 mins.  Fare: £5.00 single or £8.00 return. Website



Rail and Road

Rail: Eurostar via the Channel Tunnel allows direct access to the UK where you can connect to Edinburgh.

The Edinburgh and London route is the fastest train service between cities in Britain, taking just over 4 hours from one city centre to the heart of the other. There are high-speed links to all other major UK cities and airports.


Road: Motorways and a excellent network of roads ensure Edinburgh is easily accessible by road.


Coaches: The coach station at St Andrew Square in the heart of Edinburgh city offers connections to all major cities in Britain.