Edinburgh Waverley

Location type

Major station

Names and dates

North Bridge (1846-1866)
Edinburgh Waverley (1866-)

Opened on the Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway.

Opened on the North British Railway.


This is the main station in Edinburgh and acts as both a terminus and through station. The larger part of the station is covered by a large glazed roof and is an island platform with bays at either end. There is a smaller island platform outwith the main roof on the south side.

Services operate to every Scottish city and many long distance services to destinations in England.


Station terminus