South Gyle

Location type


Name and dates

South Gyle (1985-)

Station code: SGL National Rail ScotRail
Where: City of Edinburgh, Scotland
Opened on the Forth Bridge Connecting Lines (North British Railway).
Open on the Fife Circle.
Open on the Edinburgh to Perth.
Open on the Edinburgh to Dundee.


This is a modern and minimal two station platform. There is a station car park to the south. This station is entirely new and is not a re-opening. Previously the nearest station was at Saughton, now closed, a mile to the east.

The station is located in a suburban area. It is named for the area, in turn named for South Gyle Farm which was just to the south.



External links

NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67


Edinburgh To Inverkeithing.: including The Port Edgar, North Queensferry And Rosyth Dockyard Branches. (Scottish Main Lines.)