The Spires


Edinburgh has great transport links. With buses, trains and trams it is quite easy to get around. The main hubs can be found on Princes Street.

  1. RAIL

The nearest train station to The Spires is Edinburgh Waverly Railway Station. This train station is located about half a mile from The Spires and is around a 15-minute walk away. For all rail enquiries please call 03457 48 49 50 or go to their website:

Welcome to the Official source for UK trains | National Rail

  1. BUS

The most common bus company in Edinburgh is Lothian Buses as they run throughout the city. Prices do vary for different types of tickets. Please bear in mind that when you are purchasing tickets from the driver you need to have exact amount as no change is given.

All route and timetable information can be found on their website:

Home - Lothian Buses

Or you can download their App - EdinBus.

  1. Trams

Trams are another way of getting around Edinburgh. The trams run from Newhaven in the Leith area of Edinburgh right through to Edinburgh Airport. You can purchase tickets from the ticket vending machines available at all trams stops. Different ticket types vary in prices.


If you would like to book a taxi please ask Reception. We recommend calling Uber Taxi. You can download their App from your App Store.

     5. AIRPORT

Edinburgh Airport is located to the East of the city centre at Ingliston in the City of Edinburgh (EH12 9DN).

Short and Long Stay parking is available for a fee. The number for the information line is 08444488833

You can get to the airport by taxi or tram/Edinburgh Airlink Bus 100 from Princes Street.