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TRAM

TRAM – aside from buses, this is Edinburgh’s more popular mode of public transportation (given the size of the city). This city’s tram route covers 14 km from Edinburgh Airport into its downtown areas (see its map here): www.edinburghtrams.com/using-the-tram Tram fares are the same as buses: Single fare: £1.50 (adult), 70p (child) Pack of 20 […]

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Bus

Bus – Edinburgh has a network of local bus services that permit reliable and inexpensive transportation throughout this relatively small city. Visitors can take advantage of the Lothian Buses DayTicket, which provides unlimited daily travel in and around Edinburgh. For those needing more info on this service (and their travel to areas outside of Edinburgh), […]

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TAXI

TAXI – black taxis can be hailed in the street, ordered by phone, or picked up at one of the many central ranks. Taxis are fairly expensive – the minimum charge varies according to the time of the ride (see fare chart below): Tariff 1: Monday – Friday 6am – 6 pm Tariff 2: Monday […]

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CAR RENTALS

  CAR RENTALS – the following car rental agencies operate in Edinburgh: Avis Rent a Car +44 131 555 0555 Budget: +44 844 544 4605 Enterprise: +44 871 384 3453 Hertz: +44 870 844 8844 National: +44 871 384 3406 Thrifty: +44 131 337 1319