The Rutland Hotel is located just off the world-renowned Princes Street in Edinburgh’s New Town. It has excellent road and rail transport links with Glasgow, Edinburgh and Glasgow Prestwick airports, and is easily accessible from the North or South.
Located at the West End of Princes Street at the foot of Edinburgh Castle.
7 miles from Edinburgh Airport (20 minutes by taxi)
5 mins by taxi from both Waverley and Haymarket train station
Please note: Due to ongoing tram works, Shandwick Place and Princes Street remain closed to most traffic, meaning access to The Rutland Hotel by car is currently via Lothian Road only, travelling from the South to the North. From Lothian Road, Rutland Street can be accessed for the hotel’s main entrance. We strongly advise consulting a street map or calling our team prior to setting out your route.
GPS Coordinates (55.94939, -3.20745) – The Rutland Hotel , 1-3 Rutland Street, Edinburgh, EH1 2AE
If you’re driving from Edinburgh Airport, simply follow the A8 to the City Centre, where you’ll find The Rutland Hotel, located at the corner of Shandwick Place and Lothian Road, just off Princes Street. This should take between 15-20 minutes.
You can also take a taxi from the airport which should cost between £20-£25
From Glasgow International Airport, take the M8 East and follow signs for Edinburgh. At the end of the M8, take the A71 and follow signs for Edinburgh City Centre. The Rutland Hotel is situated at the corner of Shandwick Place and Lothian Road, just off Princes Street. This journey should take 1.5-2 hours
You also take a train to Edinburgh Waverley or Haymarket from Glasgow city centre
The Rutland Hotel does not have a guest car park but do offer all our guests discounted parking at the NCP on Castle Terrace in Edinburgh City Centre. This car park is situated close to the Rutland Hotel and is large, safe and very secure. The parking fee is for 24 hours so there is no need for our guests to have to feed meters or worse, suffer the pain of a parking ticket!
Please make your way to: NCP Edinburgh, Castle Terrace, Edinburgh EH1 2EW
Upon entering the car park you will be issued with a “chipped coin”. When you depart the Rutland Hotel, we will validate that coin to give you our specially negotiated discounted rate.
Please contact reception for further details.