Edinburgh
in Edinburgh of Scotland, United Kingdom

How to get there and get around
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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
55.952 and -3.196 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 55° 57' 7" and W -3° 11' 47"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:55 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
8:01 am and 5:53 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.883 and 170.633 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Pukehiki
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Edinburgh

Edinburgh in Edinburgh (Scotland) with it's 464,990 habitants is located in United Kingdom about 332 mi (or 534 km) north-west of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Edinburgh is now 10:55 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Edinburgh, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Edinburgh Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Old and New Towns of Edinburgh in a distance of 16 mi (or 26 km), East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We encountered 1 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dalkeith, Glenrothes, Livingston, Haddington and Perth. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 14°C / 56 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 72%
Air Pressure 1007 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 24th of October 2019

11°C (51 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Light rain, broken clouds.

Friday, 25th of October 2019

7°C (45 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Light rain, strong breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 26th of October 2019

8°C (46 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Balmoral Hotel

Address
0,3 mi
1 Princes Street
EH2 2EQ Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


G & V Royal Mile Hotel Edinburgh

Address
0,3 mi
George IV Bridge 1
EH1 1AD Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Queens Guest House

Address
0,3 mi
45 Queen Street
EH2 3NH Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 13:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Principal Edinburgh George Street

Address
0,1 mi
19-21 George St
EH2 2PB Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


York Place Apartments

Address
0,3 mi
20-20a York Place
EH1 3EP Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Greyfriars Apartments

Address
0,2 mi
Various Addresses
Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Fraser Suites Edinburgh

Address
0,2 mi
12-26 St Giles Street
EH1 1PT Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The Frederick House Hotel

Address
0,2 mi
42 Frederick Street
EH2 1EX Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Le Monde Hotel

Address
0,1 mi
16 George Street
EH2 2PF Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Rabble

Address
0,2 mi
55A Frederick Street
EH2 1LH Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Edinburgh Castle & The Grassmarket - A Short Tour

Published: July 23, 2010
Length: 12:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: propulsar

A walk around the area of Edinburgh Castle and The Grassmarket in February.


PRINCES STREET

Published: January 30, 2013
Length: 57:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: EdinburghVideoGuide

For LOADS more video guides: https://www.edinburghvideoguide.com The Edinburgh Video Guide presents Princes Street, Edinburgh's main shopping thoroughfare and the definitive divide between...


University of Edinburgh campus visit with American College Strategies

Published: November 04, 2012
Length: 05:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: American College Strategies

Thinking about applying to university in the UK? Independent Educational Consultant Kathleen Griffin of American College Strategies provides insights into the academics and unique culture...


Star Flyer, Edinburgh (GoPro Hero 3+) November 2014

Published: November 27, 2014
Length: 30:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: johncroyfindlay

My dad and I on the Star Flyer in Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh. November 2014. Filmed on a GoPro Hero 3+ at 1440p 48fps.


Gumball 3000, Edinburgh, Scotland, 2014 [HD]

Published: June 08, 2014
Length: 10:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: koswix

[Skip to 0:10 for video] The day that the Gumball 3000 came to Scotland. After hours and hours of waiting, we finally got to see (and here) some beautiful cars trying to navigate the Edinburgh traffi.


How To Pronounce Edinburgh - Like A Local

Published: July 19, 2011
Length: 12:50 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: HotelsTVedinburgh

http://hotels.tv/blog/edinburgh/ This video shows you how to pronounce Edinburgh. Learn the correct English and Scottish pronunciation of the capital city of Scotland.


Scottish Green Energy Awards: A Celebration of Our Journey

Published: February 26, 2014
Length: 23:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Scottish Renewables

The celebration of the success of the Scottish renewable energy industry.


Edinburgh City Centre Overview by ESPC

Published: April 11, 2012
Length: 16:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: espcmarketing

Video of Edinburgh City Centre, including types of houses for sale in the area. ESPC has hundreds of houses currently for sale in Edinburgh city centre. This video gives you an overview of...


Alexander Taming Bucephalus Statue City Chambers Edinburgh Scotland

Published: August 07, 2012
Length: 38:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: tourscotland

Tour Scotland video of the Alexander Taming Bucephalus Statue at the quadrangle of the City Chambers in Edinburgh. This sculpture was by Sir John Robert Steell RSA born 1804, died 1891. He...


The Chain Reactor @ The City Arts Centre, Edinburgh International Science Festival

Published: April 06, 2012
Length: 57:19 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Pencaitland

A visit to the City Arts Centre to see the interactive exhibitions and activities at the 2012 event, led us to the top floor where we watched 'The Chain Reactor' http://pencaitland.org.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Scottish National Gallery

The Scottish National Gallery is the national art gallery of Scotland. It is located on The Mound in central Edinburgh, in a neoclassical building designed by William Henry Playfair, and first opened to the public in 1859. The gallery houses the Scottish national collection of fine art, including Scottish and international art from the beginning of the Renaissance up to the start of the 20th century.

Located at 55.9509, -3.19567 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
National Galleries of Scotland, Category A listed buildings in Scotland, Listed buildings in Edinburgh, Scottish art, Art museums and galleries in Edinburgh, New Town, Edinburgh, Infrastructure completed in 1859, 1859 establishments in Scotland, Neoclassical architecture in Scotland

Jenners

Jenners Department Store, now known simply as Jenners, is a department store located in Edinburgh, Scotland, and was the oldest independent department store in Scotland until its acquisition by House of Fraser in 2005.

Located at 55.9528, -3.19417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Department stores of the United Kingdom, Companies based in Edinburgh, House of Fraser, Service companies of Scotland, Companies established in 1838, British Royal Warrant holders, Scottish brands, Category A listed buildings in Scotland, New Town, Edinburgh, Listed buildings in Edinburgh

Playfair Project

The Playfair Project created an underground link between the National Gallery of Scotland and the Royal Scottish Academy Building. The project was named after William Henry Playfair, the original designer of both buildings. It has been one of the largest engineering projects of its kind and has been the first modification for either building since the remodelling work undertaken by William Thomas Oldrieve between 1910 and 1912.

Located at 55.9517, -3.19611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Edinburgh, History of Edinburgh, National Galleries of Scotland, New Town, Edinburgh

Royal Scottish Academy Building

The Royal Scottish Academy building, the home of the Royal Scottish Academy, is situated on the Mound in the centre of Edinburgh, was built by William Henry Playfair in 1822-6 and extended in 1831-6 for the Board of Manufactures and Fisheries. Along with the adjacent National Gallery of Scotland, their neo-classical design helped transform Edinburgh in to a modern day Athens of the North.

Located at 55.9518, -3.19639 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Edinburgh, National Galleries of Scotland, New Town, Edinburgh, Category A listed buildings in Scotland, Listed buildings in Edinburgh, Neoclassical architecture in Scotland

New College, Edinburgh

New College in Edinburgh University is one of the largest and most renowned centres for (post)graduate studies in Theology and Religious Studies in the UK, with approximately 150 students in M.A. , M. Phil. and Ph.D. degree programmes in any given year, and from over 30 countries. There are now nearly 30 full-time members of the academic staff, and they include internationally respected scholars in various specialities.

Located at 55.9498, -3.1952 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1846 establishments in Scotland, Church of Scotland, University of Edinburgh, Buildings and structures in Edinburgh, Bible colleges, seminaries and theological colleges in Scotland, Category A listed buildings in Scotland, Listed buildings in Edinburgh, Royal Mile, Educational institutions established in 1846, Schools of the University of Edinburgh

St Andrew's and St George's West Church

St Andrew's and St George's West Church serves Edinburgh's New Town, in Scotland. It is a congregation of the Church of Scotland. The parish today constitutes the whole of the First New Town of Edinburgh and a small part of the early-19th-century Second New Town of Edinburgh. The church building was completed in 1784, and is now protected as a category A listed building.

Located at 55.954, -3.19583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
1781 establishments in Scotland, Church of Scotland churches in Scotland, Churches in Edinburgh, Category A listed buildings in Edinburgh, Listed churches in Scotland, New Town, Edinburgh, Religious buildings completed in 1784, Religious organizations established in 1781

The Mound

The Mound is an artificial hill in central Edinburgh, Scotland, which connects Edinburgh's New Town and Old Town. It was formed by dumping around 1,501,000 cartloads of earth excavated from the foundations of the New Town into the drained Nor Loch which forms today's Princes Street Gardens.

Located at 55.9501, -3.19559 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hills of Edinburgh, Streets in Edinburgh, Royal Mile

New Club, Edinburgh

The New Club, established in 1787, is a private club in the New Town area of Edinburgh, Scotland. The Club originally met in Bayle's Tavern in Shakespeare Square at the east end of Princes Street. It then acquired its own premises in St Andrew Square before moving to its present site at 86 Princes Street in 1837. The present building dates from 1969 and was designed by Alan Reiach, Eric Hall & Partners. Since 1996 it has been protected as a Category A listed building.

Located at 55.9519, -3.19778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
1787 establishments in Scotland, Clubs and societies in Scotland, Organisations based in Edinburgh, New Town, Edinburgh, Buildings and structures completed in 1969, Category A listed buildings in Scotland, Listed buildings in Edinburgh, Organizations established in 1787, 1969 establishments in Sweden, Listed clubhouses in the United Kingdom

The George Hotel, Edinburgh

The George Hotel is situated at 19–21 George Street in Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland. The buildings were constructed around 1780 as part of Edinburgh's New Town. In the 1840s they were remodelled by the architect David Bryce, and again by MacGibbon and Ross in 1880. It is now a category A listed building. For the past 200 years the George Hotel has been a prestigious address. In Georgian times the poet Robert Burns paid many visits, as did the author Sir Walter Scott.

Located at 55.9538, -3.19635 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Hotels in Edinburgh, Category A listed buildings in Scotland, Listed buildings in Edinburgh, Listed hotels in Scotland, New Town, Edinburgh

Princes Street tram stop

Princes Street tram stop is a stop on the Edinburgh Trams route between Edinburgh Airport and St Andrew Square. The stop (and the entire tram line) are expected to open in mid 2014. The stop was completed as part of the initial track laying work in Princes Street in 2009, and was used to display the first delivered tram in 2010. Owing to the significant cost overruns, the tram route between Haymarket and St Andrew Square was cancelled, two years after the track was laid.

Located at 55.9518, -3.19781 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Edinburgh Trams

The Dome, Edinburgh

The Dome is a building on George Street in the New Town of Edinburgh, Scotland. It currently functions as a bar, restaurant and nightclub, although it was first built as the headquarters of the Commercial Bank of Scotland in 1847. The building was designed by David Rhind in a Graeco-Roman style.

Located at 55.9534, -3.19603 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Listed buildings in Edinburgh, Restaurants in Edinburgh, Nightclubs in Scotland, Category A listed buildings in Scotland, Old Town, Edinburgh, Neoclassical architecture in Scotland

Free Church College

The Free Church College is a theological seminary in Edinburgh connected to the Free Church of Scotland. It traces its origins back to the foundation of New College, Edinburgh at the time of the Disruption of 1843. At the formation of the United Free Church, the United Free Church was granted the New College buildings, and so the continuing Free Church moved to new premises in 1907. The Free Church College has a Bachelor of Theology programme with degrees validated by the University of Glasgow.

Located at 55.9501, -3.19558 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1843, Bible colleges, seminaries and theological colleges in Scotland, Presbyterianism in Scotland, 1843 establishments in Scotland, Education in Edinburgh, Religion in Edinburgh

Districts of the same city

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Other districts

These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Edinburgh.

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Scottish Chamber Orchestra
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Pokemon Swapshop
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Live Music Now: Voice & Verse
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Certified UX & Usability Professional, (EN) Edinburgh
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Climate Heritage Network Global Launch
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Management Of Risk Foundation (M_o_R) 2 Days Training In Edinburgh
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Virtualization Essentials 2 Days Training In Edinburgh
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Workplace Innovation Workshop – Creating The Best Workplace To Help Stimulate Growth
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Data Integrity And Data Protection In Clinical Trials
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Debt Recovery In Scotland - EDINBURGH
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Open Data Mixer
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Grassroots Venues Charter Workshop - Edinburgh
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Nordic Walking For Parkinson’s
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How To Develop A Content Marketing Strategy -Online Course- Edinburgh
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Youth Scotland Leaders Forum And AGM
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