Transport Links


Road

There are dozens of car hire companies in Scotland to choose from. If you are flying here, please check out:

The AA (Automobile Association)... who will be able to advise you on which ones to use
www.theaa.com

Road Traffic Information... for general traffic updates
www.theaa.com/travelwatch/travel_news.jsp

Traveline Scotland... helps you plan any public transport journey within Scotland - and from Scotland to other main destinations in the UK
www.travelinescotland.com/default.jsp


Air

British Airways
www.britishairways.com/travel/home.jsp/ukhpag/gb/public/en_gb

Easyjet... is a major low cost operator with excellent links direct from mainland Europe into both Edinburgh and Newcastle - plus further connections through London airports and on to Scotland
www.easyjet.com/en

BMI (and BMI Baby)... are also low cost operators with an expanding network, who fly into Edinburgh, Durham, Newcastle and Glasgow direct from various parts of the UK and Europe
www.flybmi.com

Edinburgh Airport information (British Airport Authorities)
www.baa.co.uk/main/airports/edinburgh

Glasgow Airport
www.glasgowairport.com

Newcastle Airport
www.newcastleairport.com/corporate.htm


Rail

National Rail Network information
www.nationalrail.co.uk

GNER... is the UK East Coast rail network operator, linking Edinburgh to Dunbar, Newcastle, Durham, York, London and effectively the rest of the UK's railway system
www.gner.co.uk

Scottish Rail Information... details national as well as local travel links along with timetables to stations in East Lothian (Drem, Dunbar, Longniddry, Musselburgh, North Berwick, Wallyford).
www.scotrail.co.uk


Bus

National Express buses... are cheap, frequent and UK-wide
www.nationalexpress.com

Citylink buses... get you there too
www.citylink.co.uk


Ferry

Superfast Ferries... operate daily overnight ferry crossings from Scotland direct to mainland Europe - sailing from Rosyth near Edinburgh to Zeebrugge in Belgium
www.superfast.com

P&O Ferries... operate services from Newcastle to Zeebrugge in Belgium and Rotterdam in the Netherlands
www.fjordline.com

DFDS... operate services from Newcastle to Norway
www.dfdsseaways.com

Other ferry services which operate from Europe to the UK www.ponsf.com/index


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