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Thursday, September 18, 2014

 

Directions to Ocean Serviced Apartments, Edinburgh

Travelling by Air, Train, Trams or Car? See below directions to Edinburgh Ocean Serviced Apartments

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You can also find the directions to Ocean Serviced Apartments in Edinburgh by our postcode, EH6 6PN.

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Geospatial Data

  • Latitude - 55.986170
  • Longitude -  -30188479
  • Easting - 325948
  • Northing - 677659
  • Grid Ref - NT259776
  • Elevation - 5m

Edinburgh Airport is located 8 miles (13km) west of the city centre, and 10 miles (16km) from the Ocean Serviced Apartments.

You can travel from the airport with either the Airport Bus (no. 100) or use the Tram's.
Both of these will take you into Edinburgh City Centre, where you can then get Bus No 10 directly to Ocean Apartments.

 

By Tram:

What are the costs?

Single Tickets - Airport Zone travel (all stops)
 - Adult: £5.00
 - Child aged 5-15: £2.50

Return Ticket - Travel in the Airport Zone (between Edinburgh Airport and all stops to York Place)
 - Adult: - £8.00.
 - Child aged 5-15: £4.00

You can purchase Return Tickets from the ticket vending machines available at all tram stops. The outward journey must be on the day of purchase, however the return journey is open, and can be taken when needed.

Where do I buy the tickets?
Buy your ticket before you board.
Every tram stop has ticket vending machines where you can buy Single Tickets and DAYtickets. Return Tickets are also available for journeys to or from Edinburgh Airport only. Our ticket vending machines accept most debit and credit cards as well as 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p, £1 and £2 coins. No change is given.
Keep your ticket for your entire journey.
Your ticket is proof that you've paid your fare. You may need to show it at any time, so keep yours with you for your entire journey.

Where must I get off?
We recommend the Princes Street Stop.
This is the nearest stop to George Street, where you will get Bus number 10.

Where is the Prices Street Stop?
Edinburgh city centre. The tram stop on Princes Street is right beside the Scottish National Gallery on the Mound.

 

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BUS SERVICES 

Express bus service (no. 100) and then Lothian bus service (no.10)
Lothian Buses www.lothianbuses.com provides the majority of bus services in the Edinburgh area. Lothian Buses have an app and tickets can be purchased there, Transport for Edinburgh (Free).
Please make sure you have the correct amount, you do not get change back

BUS 100 (Airport Bus)

  • Departs from UK arrival doors to Waverley Bridge, outside Waverley train station.
  • Operates every 10 minutes during peak times, early service every 20 minutes.
  • Journey time: 25 minutes.
  • Single £4.00, Return £7.00

ROUTE10
Route 10 stops directly outside the apartments and links the apartment to Edinburgh city centre. The journey time is approximately 15-25 minutes depending on the time of day.

We recommend that you get the bus from the City Centre at the St Andrew Square stop in George Street.

TICKET TYPE COST

  • Single Adult £1.50 
  • Single Child £0.70 
  • Adult Day £3.50 
  • Child Day £2.00 
  • NIGHT – Buy on any day or Night bus service after midnight £3.00;
  • Day and Night – Buy on any day bus after 18H00, valid on all night busses £3.50

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TAXI'S or PRIVATE HIRE CARS;

Taxis
Taxis can be found at taxi ranks throughout the city and can be flagged down in the street. The majority can carry up to 5 or more passengers.

City Cabs is Ocean Apartments preferred taxi supplier and we have negotiated the following fixed rates for all our guests.

  • Omni Centre / Picardy Place - £9.00
  • Waverley Station - £11.00
  • Haymarket Station - £12.00
  • Edinburgh Airport - £24.00 including £1.00 drop off. £25

To book these fixed rates, please phone City Cabs (0131 228 1211) to book and don’t forget to mention that you are staying at Ocean Apartments.

Private Hire Cars
Private Hire Cars can only be hired by booking in advance with a Private Hire operator and cannot be hailed in the street. PHC vehicles must be approved by The City of Edinburgh Council and display a PHC plate on the dashboard. Some PHCs can carry up to 8 passengers.

Other taxi companies in Edinburgh include:

  • Central Taxis: 0131 229 2468
  • ComCab: 0131 272 8020

Directions from Edinburgh St. Andrew Square Bus

Bus Number 10.

Route 10 stops directly outside the apartments and links the apartment to Edinburgh city centre. The journey time is approximately 15-25 minutes depending on the time of day.

We recommend that you get the bus from the City Centre at the St Andrew Square stop in George Street.

TICKET TYPE COST

  • Single Adult £1.50 
  • Single Child £0.70 
  • Adult Day £3.50 
  • Child Day £2.00 
  • NIGHT – Buy on any day or Night bus service after midnight £3.00;
  • Day and Night – Buy on any day bus after 18H00, valid on all night busses £3.50

 ________________________________________________________

TAXI'S or PRIVATE HIRE CARS;

Taxis
Taxis can be found at taxi ranks throughout the city and can be flagged down in the street. The majority can carry up to 5 or more passengers.

City Cabs is Ocean Apartments preferred taxi supplier and we have negotiated the following fixed rates for all our guests.

  • Omni Centre / Picardy Place - £9.00
  • Waverley Station - £11.00
  • Haymarket Station - £12.00
  • Edinburgh Airport - £24.00 including £1.00 drop off. £25

To book these fixed rates, please phone City Cabs (0131 228 1211) to book and don’t forget to mention that you are staying at Ocean Apartments.

Private Hire Cars
Private Hire Cars can only be hired by booking in advance with a Private Hire operator and cannot be hailed in the street. PHC vehicles must be approved by The City of Edinburgh Council and display a PHC plate on the dashboard. Some PHCs can carry up to 8 passengers.

Other taxi companies in Edinburgh include:

  • Central Taxis: 0131 229 2468
  • ComCab: 0131 272 8020

 

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Ocean Apartments
2 Western Harbour Midway
Edinburgh, EH6 6PN
Tel: 0131 553 7394
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