How to get from Edinburgh Festival Camping to the International Festival Concert Venues
There are various Concert and Recital Venues. We have detailed directions to a few for you
To Festival Theatre
Edinburgh’s Tram is a fast and easy option to get into the city centre. The journey time from Ingliston Park & ride( if driving from EFC), or from the Airport stop ( if walking from EFC) is just 30 minutes to Princes Street. Trams run from 6.15am heading into the city, with the last tram returning from the city at 11.30pm.
Trams Run every 8 – 10 minutes Monday to Saturday & every 12 – 15 minutes on a Sunday.
From Princes Street it’s an 17 minute Walk to the Festival Theatre – or buses run every 4 minutes (3 / 29 / 30 / 31 / 33 / 37 / N30), takes approx 11 mins.
By Bus: 42 min
Bus no.20 / 21 / 22 / 900/ 909 / X38
then a Short Walk or
Bus no. 330/ 33N /30
Mon-Sun: 7:30 AM–10:30 PM · every 10 min
By Car: via Glasgow Rd/A8 & A7 20 min
Please beware that Edinburgh has limited parking and strict restrictions in place. In the city centre the vast majority of parking is pay and display – always check the instructions on the meter and carry plenty of coins with you or register with Ring and go and pay via a payment card.
From EFC Take A8 to A7 in Edinburgh
19 min (7.7 mi)
Head east on Glasgow Rd/A8 toward Ingliston Rd . Continue to follow A8
Turn right onto Torphichen St/A8
Continue straight onto Torphichen St/B700
Continue to follow B700
Slight left onto Morrison St/B700
Continue onto Bread St
Continue onto West Port
Continue onto Grassmarket
Continue onto Cowgatehead
At the roundabout, continue straight onto Cowgate
Turn right onto Guthrie St
Turn left onto Chambers St
Turn right onto South Bridge/A7
Continue to follow A7
Destination will be on the right
Festival Theatre Edinburgh