From Waverley Railway Station go to Princes Street and left to The Mound to take Lothian Bus No. 42 or 67 (south) to Fountainhall Road. Get off at the church and cross at traffic lights to Fountainhall Road. Or take Lothian Bus No. 3, 31, 37 from Princes Street or 3, 31, 37, 7, 49, 8 from North Bridge to 2nd stop on Minto Street. Cross road, walk down to traffic lights and turn right onto West Mayfield. Continue to Fountainhall Road (easiest at evening or weekend). Each bus journey is £1.70 or a day pass is £4. Or take a taxi direct to Ashdene House (approx. £10)
Approach from the south of the city. Follow A720, city by-pass going south, to Straiton Junction. Turn onto A701 and follow signs towards city centre. At traffic lights at bottom of Liberton Brae, veer left onto Mayfield Road. Turn left at 3rd traffic lights (MayfieldChurch) onto Fountainhall Road. There is free 24-hour on-street parking on Fountainhall Road, but there is no parking in white boxes from 10am to 11.30am Monday to Friday. Please avoid the white lines in front of driveways.
Take Airlink Shuttle Bus to city centre (Waverley Bridge) Single £4.50, Return £7.50 or take our new tram service to Princes Street Single £5.50, Return £8.50. Then from The Mound on Monday to Friday day-time:take Lothian Bus No. 42 (south) to Mayfield Church. Cross at traffic lights to Fountainhall Road). Evening or weekend:take Lothian Bus No. 3 or 31 from Princes Street or 3, 31, 7, 8 or 49 from North Bridge to 2nd stop on Minto Street. Cross road, walk down to traffic lights and turn right ontoWest Mayfield. Continue to Fountainhall Road. Or take a taxi direct from the airport (approx. £25) or from Waverley Bridge (£9-£10). Bus detail at www.lothianbuses.com and Tram at www.edinburghtrams.com