Edinburgh is 20 miles away from Aberlady. It is easily reached on the bus from Aberlady or from the train station 3 miles away in Longniddry. 

There are buses every 30 minutes between Edinburgh and North Berwick with a large number of stops in between. It takes an hour to reach Edinburgh by bus and 20 minutes to reach North Berwick. Our nearest train station is 3 miles away in Longniddry. Trains run hourly into Edinburgh and take 20 minutes.

There is a massive amount to see and do in Edinburgh. We've included a few of our favourites below.

Places to see

Edinburgh Castle 

Holyrood Palace 

Camera Obscura

Edinburgh Zoo

Royal Yacht Britannia

National Museum of Scotland

Royal Botanic Gardens


Walk up Arthur's seat

Tour of The Real Mary King's close 

Walk along the Waters of Leith

Have a festive afternoon tea in The Dome

Shopping and lunch in Stockbridge

Seasonal events 

Edinburgh Film Festival 15-26 June 2016

Edinburgh International Festival 5-29 August 2016

Edinburgh Festival Fringe 5-29 August 2016

Edinburgh Book Festival 13-29 August 2016

Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo 5-27 August 2016

Edinburgh Christmas market, rides and attractions - December 2016 

Edinburgh's  Hogmanay - December 2016

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