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Taking a trip to Edinburgh

When you travel to Edinburgh, you're travelling to an utterly majestic destination that flaunts both the old and new. As you'd expect from Scotland's capital, Edinburgh is a vibrant and historic city with plenty to see and do. Whether you're looking for a romantic getaway or an adventure with friends and family, Edinburgh has something to offer everyone and with its beautiful architecture and buzzing atmosphere, it quite rightly has a wonderful reputation for being one of the most charming cities in Europe.

The capital of Scotland

Situated in Scotland's Central Belt, Edinburgh lies on the southern shore of the Firth of Forth. As a coastal city, Edinburgh also offers easy access to some beautiful beaches where you'll find an eclectic mix of quirky shops and nature reserves like the one at Aberlady Bay. Whether you’re looking for a culture fix, buzzing nightlife, rolling hills or delicious food, this Scottish city truly has it all.

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Getting you there

With many great value fares on offer, travelling to Edinburgh by coach with Citylink is the perfect way to make sure your journey is as comfortable and connected as possible. Taking a trip to Edinburgh Zoo? The 900 service from Glasgow stops right at the entrance, leaving you with maximum energy for walking around the park grounds. With the Citylink 900 running every 15 minutes, 24 hours, 7 days a week from just £10 per return ticket, we've got your plans all wrapped up!

Let's get going

From Glasgow, Citylink can get you to Edinburgh in just over an hour. If you're travelling from a northern city like Aberdeen, you'll enjoy your journey on our comfortable coaches for around 3 hours.

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