It's simple to reach Lauriston Castle, in Edinburgh, by train. Simply hop on a train to South Gyle station and then it's just a substantial walk or a short taxi ride to the attraction. Lauriston Castle is full of wonders for all to enjoy – you'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and with so much to look at, it's suitable for all ages. For more information about opening times, visit Lauriston Castle’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: Scottish Bookings only
DayOpening Hours
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes

Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Car parking spaces63
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Ramps to both platforms and connecting roadbridge between platforms

Ramps for train accessUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

Departures and arrivals from South Gyle

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to TweedbankScotRail23:581Early
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail15:421Late
to Glenrothes With ThorntonScotRail15:502On time
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail15:591On time
to CowdenbeathScotRail16:282On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Glenrothes With ThorntonScotRail23:581Early
from Glenrothes With ThorntonScotRail15:421Late
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail15:502On time
from CowdenbeathScotRail15:591On time
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail16:282On time

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