25-28 July 2018 | Edinburgh

Getting to Pollock Halls

Pollock Halls
18 Holyrood Park Road
EH16 5AY
Please click here for a map of Pollock Halls campus. 

By Road

If you're coming to Edinburgh from the South, take the A720; City of Edinburgh Bypass, then take the A7 Old Dalkeith Road exit at the Sheriffhall Roundabout going towards the City Centre. Continue straight for approximately 3 miles. Just past the Royal Commonwealth Pool at the lights, turn right onto Holyrood Park Road. Pollock Halls is the second turning on the right.

We have limited on-site parking on a first-come first-served basis.

By Taxi

A taxi from St. Andrew Square Bus Station or Princess Street to Pollock Halls will cost approximately £8 and take 5-10 minutes.

By Bus

From the shop side of Princes Street; take a bus to the Royal Commonwealth Pool on Dalkeith Road, Pollock Halls is a short walk down Holyrood Park Road from the stop. 

  • Lothian Buses: Nos. 2, 14, 3033. These are regular bus services running every 10 to 15 minutes. 

Single journey is £1.60. Daily ticket (for unlimited journeys) is £4.00. You will need exact change. For further information, please visit the Lothian buses website. You can also use the journey planner to plan your bus journey. 

By Rail

Pollock Halls is 2 miles from Edinburgh Waverley, our main station. A taxi or bus will take around 10 minutes.

By Air

Pollock Halls is about 8 miles from Edinburgh International Airport. A taxi will cost around £25, or take an airlink bus service to Waverley Bridge, an adult open return is £7.50 and a single £4.50. 

By Tram

Pollock Halls is about 2 miles from St Andrew's Square, the main Tram terminus. There are regular tram services to and from Edinburgh International Airport. A single tram ticket is £5.50, and an open return ticket is £8.50. Once you arrive in the city, please follow the bus or taxi instructions above to get to Pollock Halls. For further information on the trams, please visit Edinburgh Trams.