US Embassy

The US consulate in Edinburgh offers advice and information for US citizens visiting Scotland.

Visit Scotland

Edinburgh Castle
Edinburgh Castle
“Haud yer wheesht!”
Scottish Grannies Saying

Scotland’s tourist information services provides information and advice about events that take place in Scotland. This is also a good place to visit if you are planning on taking some trips around Scotland.


One of the UK’s low cost airlines.


Another of the UK’s low fares airlines.

First Scotrail

Scotland’s major rail operator. The website allows you to plan your rail trip and book your tickets.


TripIt organizes your plans in a master travel itinerary that’s easy to share and access.

Edinburgh Airport Bus

Public Transport between central Edinburgh and Edinburgh Airport. The bus runs 24 hours but is less frequent during the night. The website has details of the fares and timetables.

Currency Converter

Useful world-wide currency converter.

National Health Service (NHS)

24 Hour access to the National Health Service. Telephone 08454-24-24-24.