Our Edinburgh venue is conveniently located just off the Royal Mile at the heart of the city, only a few minutes away from Edinburgh Waverley train station.
16 St Mary's Street
Directions by Rail:
From Edinburgh Waverley
Leave the station by the steps to Market Street. Cross Market Street along from the City Art Centre and turn left, going under the large decorated bridge.
Bear right into Jeffrey Street, past Jury’s Hotel, until you reach the junction with the High Street. Cross the High Street into St Mary’s Street (a continuation of Jeffrey Street). The training centre is down the hill on the left, between Slanji and the Present Shop.
Directions by Road:
Arriving by car from the West:
From the M8, approaching the Hermiston Gait junction, take the city bypass north to the major ‘Gogar’ roundabout, then follow the signs for the city centre.
From the M9 follow signs for Edinburgh city centre through the underpass to the Maybury junction. Shortly after passing Haymarket Station on your right, continue straight ahead. You'll soon passing a church with a tall steeple on the left. Turn right at next junction into Lothian Road. Turn left at the third set of lights into Bread Street, then go down West Port through the Grassmarket.
Continue straight ahead along Cowgate to the the lights at the junction of Pleasance and St Mary’s Street. Edinburgh Training and Conference Venue is half way up St Mary’s Street on the right.
Arriving by car from the North:
Follow the signs for the city centre from A90/Forth Road Bridge via Cramond and Barnton, approaching the city via Blackhall. At the roundabout take the 1st exit onto Queensferry Road (A90). Then turn left onto Randolph Crescent then immediately turn left onto Great Stuart Street.
Turn right onto Ainslie Place and immediately turn right onto St Colme Street. At the traffic signals continue forward, following the sign for Berwick upon Tweed A1. Continue onto York Place. At the Picardy Place roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Leith Street (A900) signposted Galashiels A7, Jedburgh A68.
At East End turn right then immediately left onto North Bridge-A7. At the traffic signals turn left onto the High Street. At the next traffic signals turn right onto St Mary’s Street. Edinburgh Training and Conference Venue is halfway up St Mary’s Street on the right.
Arriving by car from the South:
From the A1, or South East, take the City Bypass, and exit the city centre at the Dalkeith junction. Coming in on the Old Dalkeith Road, you will approach a roundabout at the Cameron Toll shopping centre.
Take the third exit under the bridge (effectively going straight ahead), into St. Leonards. Stay on this road until you meet the four-way junction of Pleasance, St Mary’s St (ahead), Cowgate (left) and Holyrood Road (right). Turn right into Holyrood Road and the Scot Park car park is just down the road on the right. The Edinburgh Training and Conference Venue is halfway up St Mary’s Street on the right.
Parking is available at the nearby NCP carpark in Holyrood Road. Please note that if you are arriving at the training centre by car you can park at the NCP car park mentioned above at a discounted rate £3 per day. Discounts will be given only to people who have had their ticket stamped at the Edinburgh Training Centre.
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