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
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.
A taxi from the airport will take approximately 30-45 minutes depending on the traffic. A taxi will cost approximately £20-£25 and do not necessarily require pre-booking.
You can also take a tram which run frequently to the city centre, you should depart the tram at Shandwick Place and continue to walk along Shandwick Place in the direction of Pret A Manger (walk on opposite side of the road). Take a right turn at The Huxley bar and follow the building around the corner to the entrance of The Rutland Hotel. This walk will take no longer than 5 minutes.
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.