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Public Transport details for Edinburgh City council

This website has information about bus/coach/rail services in the Edinburgh City council area, as well as most of the rest of Great Britain and Ireland. There are also links to other on-line transport information.  
The council's own website (which is dreadful for transport information) is available here (Telephone 0131 4693628).
Bus and Coach Transport information
This website contains details of 185 bus and 26 coach services that run within Edinburgh City council's area. Details also available of 15 bus/coach operators that are located here and 33 companies that operate the local public transport services.
    To book coach tickets in this area, click here.

Rail transport information
This website contains details of 35 train services that run within Edinburgh City council's area.
    To book train tickets in this area, click here.

Other Public Transport information
There appear to be 2878 bus stops or bus/coach/rail stations in this area. A file that can be used in Google Earth for these points is available here. Public transport information provision is fair in this area. Last reviewed 2007. (Explanation)

Hospitals served by public transport in this area:
  Craigleith, Western General Hospital
  Lauriston, Chalmers Hospital
  Gracemount, Liberton Hospital
  Craigleith, Royal Victoria Hospital

Supermarkets served by public transport in this area:
  Edinburgh, The Jewel ASDA
  South Queensferry, Tesco
  Corstorphine, Tesco

Other information
The site also has a general map of the Edinburgh region here and a list of 228 local cities, towns and villages. A Google Earth file for these is available here, see the Google Earth details below to find out how to use this file. Details of accomodation in this area is available here.

Approx Schoolday
only journeys/day

Approx Saturday journeys5454 (239%) 
Approx Sunday journeys3410 (149%) 
Services without
Google Earth map for Edinburgh City council area

If you have the Google Earth client (downloadable for free here) then a Google Earth KML file version of the maps on the right can be found here for bus services, and here for coach/train services. Each service can be clicked on to show start/finish points.
Map of local bus services
Map of local bus services in Edinburgh City.
Map of long distance coach and train services
Map of coach/train services from Edinburgh City.

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