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Royal Mile Backpackers - 105 High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1SG, SCOTLAND

Directions

From Edinburgh Airport

From the airport take the blue bus no.100 (costs £4.50 and takes about 30 minutes) into the city centre and get off at Waverley Bridge. There is a bus every 10-15 minutes from the airport.

From there walk away from Princes St. towards a small roundabout and cross straight over the roundabout onto Cockburn Street. At the top of Cockburn Street turn left onto the High Street on the Royal Mile, and then cross over the traffic lights at North Bridge, continuing down the hill, we’re number 105 High Street, just above the Thistle Do Nicely shop.

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Take the tram (costs £5.00 and takes approx 35 minutes) into the city centre and get off at the Princes Street tram stop.

From there, walk along Princes Street towards Princes Mall and turn right onto Waverley Bridge. Walk towards a small roundabout and cross straight over the roundabout onto Cockburn Street. At the top of Cockburn Street turn left onto the High Street on the Royal Mile, and then cross over the traffic lights at North Bridge, continuing down the hill, we’re number 105 High Street, just above the Thistle Do Nicely shop.

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Take Lothian bus number 35 (costs £1.50, can take up to an hour) and get dropped off on the Royal Mile outside our hostel just above the Thistle Do Nicely shop.

We share the stairs with Shamoli Restaurant!

From the Train Station (Edinburgh Waverley)

From the railway station, take the Market Street exit, turn right onto Market Street and then turn left at the roundabout onto Cockburn Street. At the top turn left onto the High Street on the Royal Mile and then cross over the traffic lights at North Bridge, continuing down the hill and we’re number 105 High Street, up the stairs from the Thistle Do Nicely Shop.