Edinburgh

Getting There

North Berwick, East Lothian EH39 5NY. You can get directions via google maps – click ‘Get Directions’ then add your postcode and the venue postcode.

  • By Road

    From Edinburgh and the west, take the A720 City Bypass then the A1 (following signs for Berwick upon Tweed). Leave the A1 at the ABBOTSVIEW JUNCTION (signposted Haddington, Drem, Gullane), follow the brown signs for National Museum of Flight, then the yellow Total Warrior signs. From Newcastle and the south east, leave the A1 at the ABBOTSVIEW JUNCTION, then follow instructions as above. N.B. SatNavs will take you a different way so PLEASE SWITCH OFF and follow the instructions above and the yellow Total Warrior signs.

  • By Bus

    The First Group operates a regular bus service between Edinburgh and North Berwick. Connections are available in Edinburgh for destinations throughout the UK. There are also local bus services throughout East Lothian including Prentice Coaches, which runs a service from Haddington to North Berwick. Please check the latest timetables and fares before travelling.

  • Parking

    Parking on site is £5 per car so please car share where possible. We do not charge spectators for access to the event village and the course, but would welcome donations to Wooden Spoon (our main charity partner in 2015). Please visit our CHARITY page for more information.

  • By Train

    North Berwick train station is approximately 2 miles from Balgone Estate. Trains leave Edinburgh Waverley for North Berwick every 30 mins or so and the journey time is around 30 minutes. It is possible to walk to Balgone from North Berwick train station, but you may wish to make advance arrangements with local taxi, minibus or coach services (see below).

  • By Taxi

    Please click this link for local taxi firms in Edinburgh and this link for local taxi firms in the North Berwick area.

  • By Air

    The nearest airports are Edinburgh, Glasgow and Newcastle. Edinburgh airport is 45 mins away, Glasgow is 1hr 30 and Newcastle is 2 hours.

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