Edinburgh Bus Station

Edinburgh Bus Station location and facilities

Edinburgh Bus Station is on Elder Street in the centre of Edinburgh.

COVID 19 - Edinburgh Bus Station is open as normal - check with operator for latest timetables.

  • Hand Sanatiser stations are available throughout the station for customer use
  • Masks must be worn by law.
  • No lost property is kept at present

Opening hours

  • Monday to Thursday and Sunday 4.30am to 12am
  • Friday and Saturday 4.30am to 12.30am
  • Ticket Office - 09:00 - 17:00


Tickets for other services can usually be bought on the bus.


The station features

  • toilets for 30p charge, open 4.30am to 12am
  • disabled toilets, accessible via RADAR key during station hours
  • baby changing facilities, contact a member of staff to access
  • luggage lockers which can hold multiple bags for £8 small, £10 medium, £12 large for each 12 hour period
  • limited extra large luggage lockers are available for £15 and £20 for each 12 hour period 
  • WH Smith convenience shop
  • NEW - Cafe
  • cycle racks
  • vending machines
  • phone chargers. 

For any general enquiries including operator, new service or parking, please email bus.station@edinburgh.gov.uk 

For timetable enquires please contact Traveline Scotland on

0871 200 2233

Edinburgh Bus Station

Address: Elder Street,