The Festival Theatre is located at the heart of Edinburgh on 13-29 Nicolson St, Edinburgh EH8 9FT. Find out more about how you can reach us at www.capitaltheatres.com/your-visit/festival-theatre/find-us
(From Princes Street) The Festival Theatre is on Nicolson Street, which is the continuation of North Bridge heading south from the east end of Princes Street (the Balmoral Hotel is on the corner of Princes Street and North Bridge). The theatre is on the right hand side of the road; approximately 10 minutes walk from the east end of Princes Street.
The nearest rail station to the Festival Theatre is Waverley Station.
The Festival Theatre is accessible by many different bus routes across the city.
The main Lothian bus routes which serve the Festival Theatre are: 3, 3A, 5, 7, 8, 14, 29, 30, 31, 33, 37, 47, 49
First Buses: 86, 86A
Please note there is limited street parking around the Festival Theatre. There is a small car park located about 5 minutes walk from the theatre on Niddry Street (7am - 11pm, 7 days). For details of discounted car parking please visit www.capitaltheatres.com/your-visit/festival-theatre/find-us
If you wish to cycle, there are bike racks in front of the theatre as well as on the side (by Stage Door). You can plan your cycle route using one of the different interactive routes available at www.edinburgh.gov.uk/info/20087/cycling_and_walking/1480/plan_your_own_route including a QuietRoutes planner.