Royal Society of Edinburgh

Royal Society of Edinburgh, 22-26 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PQ, United Kingdom

Travel by road

Main roads into Edinburgh are the M8 from the West and the A1 from the South. From the East please follow the A90 and head for Queensferry Road. If you are arriving by car please note that parking near the Royal Society of Edinburgh is limited to meter parking only which can prove costly. The nearest car parks are at the St James centre; Leith Street or Castle Terrace, where there are 24 hour car parks. Please allow 10-15 minutes after parking to get to the venue.

Travel by rail

Waverley Station is a five minute walk from the Royal Society of Edinburgh with frequent local and national services. For further information on train services please contact National Rail Enquiries.

Travel by air

Edinburgh airport is approximately 12 kilometres from the city centre and is well served by frequent bus services and airport taxis. Car hire is available at the airport . The airport is a 20-30 minute car drive from the city centre.

There is a tram that runs direct from the airport to the city centre

Travel by bus

Bus services to and from Edinburgh arrive/depart from St Andrew Square which is a five minute walk away.


Please note that accommodation is not included in the registration fee. There are several hotels near the venue.