Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
East Gate, Inverleith Row, EH3 5LP
West Gate, Arboretum Place, EH3 5NZ

Methods of Transport

(Information correct at the time of publication)

By train

The nearest train station is Waverley Station which is 1.5 miles from the Garden. It is possible to use the number 8 bus from North Bridge to the Garden, or the 23 or 27 from The Mound or Hanover Street.

By bus

The Garden's East Gate is served by Lothian Buses 8, 23 and 27 from the City Centre and the West Gate is served by Lothian Buses 29, 42 and 24 via Stockbridge. The West Gate is also served by the Majestic Bus Tour (

By car

Please see more info on the left hand side of the map. There are six blue badge parking spaces for disabled people to the left of the West Gate entrance and a further three spaces opposite to the left of the Inverleith Park Gate.

On foot

The Garden is just one mile north of Princes Street. The West Gate located on Arboretum Place can be accessed via Stockbridge and the East Gate is located on Inverleith Row.