Waverley Station – Edinburgh City Breaks

Arrive at Edinburgh’s Waverley Station via LNER East Coast for a city break from Aberdeen, Inverness, London, York, Leeds, Newcastle or Durham (or more stations within easy reach of the (LNER East Coast rail links).

Edinburgh Waverley Calton Road Exit
Calton Road Exit from Waverley Station viewed from Regent Bridge

LNER have some great ideas of how to save on travel costs when visiting Edinburgh, see below.

view from Edinburgh Castle
Views over Edinburgh Waverley Station towards Calton Hill

Save on your bookings to Edinburgh with LNER Trains

Station Calton Road Exit
The station has a number of fast food outlets including Marks & Spencer Simply Food.

Ideas for things to do on a City Break in Edinburgh

shopping victoria street
Shop in Edinburgh’s Historic Streets – Victoria Street
Waverley Bridge
Tour Edinburgh from Waverley Bridge with Edinburgh Bus Tours (bus tours now start in St Andrew Square or Waterloo Place)


Waverley Station arrival
Arriving at Edinburgh’s Waverley Station on a winter evening


Edinbugh Waverley to Calton Hill
View over Waverley Station towards Calton Hill

Pin it for Later: City Breaks by Train to Edinburgh Waverley

Waverley Station Edinburgh

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Blog post updated March 2024

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