How to get from Edinburgh Festival Camping to the Royal Military Tattoo
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.
45 – 50 min
Bus no. 20 / 21 / 22 / 900 /909 / X38
then Bus no. 2 / 23 / 27 / 41 / 42 ( or walk)
Mon-Sat: 4:30 AM–11:00 PM · every 9 – 20 min
By Car: via Glasgow Rd/A8 and A8 7.7 miles 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 Glasgow Rd
Take A8 to W Bow in Edinburgh
17 min (7.3 mi)
Head east on Glasgow Rd/A8 toward Ingliston Rd
Continue to follow A86.4 mi. 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
Turn left onto W Bow
W Bow turns slightly right and becomes Victoria St
Turn left onto George IV Bridge
Take the 1st left onto Lawnmarket/The Royal Mile
At the roundabout, continue straight onto Castlehill/The Royal Mile