Edinburgh Bus Station

Edinburgh Bus Station location and facilities

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

Opening hours

  • Monday to Thursday and Sunday 4.30am to 12am
  • Friday and Saturday 4.30am to 12.30am

The CityLink ticket hall is open Monday to Sunday 8am to 6pm

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 £6 small, £8 medium, £10 large for each 12 hour period
  • limited extra large luggage lockers are available for £10 and £15 for each 12 hour period 
  • payphones
  • an ATM
  • WH Smith convenience shop
  • cycle racks
  • vending machines
  • phone chargers. 

Items of lost property are held for up to 59 days and can be reclaimed from security staff. Items found on buses and coaches are held by the bus company.

For any general enquiries including operator, new service or parking, please email

[email protected].

For timetable enquires please contact Traveline Scotland on

0871 200 2233.

Edinburgh Bus Station

Address: Elder Street,