Trains to Edinburgh

Does any city in the UK wear its history as well as Edinburgh? The Scottish capital buzzes with a sense of excitement and innovation, typified by the phenomenon of the Edinburgh Festival. And yet behind the contemporary edge lies the resolute heart of one of Europe’s great historic cities. And did we mention it has a castle?

Edinburgh overview

Here are the best things to see and do in Edinburgh, the great places to grab some grub, the perfect places to pitch up for a pint and where to head for some retail therapy.

Near the station

Our guide to the best coffee shops, pubs, restaurants and activities within a few minutes’ walk of Edinburgh Waverley Station.

Days out in Edinburgh

A city immersed in history, Edinburgh makes for a great family day out. Here are our top picks for a day in the city.

Shopping in Edinburgh

There’s a little bit of everything in Scotland’s great capital. Here’s our guide to some of the best places.

Things to do in Edinburgh

From history and culture to sport and retail therapy, you’ll never be short of things to do in Edinburgh.

Great places to eat in Edinburgh

Edinburgh is famous for its culinary traditions, such as kippers, haggis and whisky, but there’s so much more for food lovers to enjoy on a visit to ‘Auld Reekie’.

Christmas shopping in Edinburgh

From big department stores and malls to festive markets and quirky independent shops, Edinburgh has everything you need for a great day’s Christmas shopping.

Great value tickets to Edinburgh

Our range of offers on train tickets to Edinburgh includes everything from cheap Standard Edinburgh tickets, to peak-time First Class fares to whisk you to Edinburgh in style and comfort.

All fares indicated are one way