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Travel to and around Midlothian with ease

Midlothian is served by multiple bus routes and a fantastic trainline so is easy to get to from Edinburgh. Plus, there's plenty of electric vehicle charging points to help keep you adventuring in Midlothian.

Lothian Buses Midlothian The following Lothian Buses services operate from Edinburgh to Midlothian:

3 to Dalkeith

29 to Newtongrange and Gorebridge

31 to Bonnyrigg or Polton Mill

37 to Roslin and Penicuik

47 to Penicuik

48 to Gorebridge

49 to Rosewell

For full timetables please use the Lothian Buses website>>  

Midlothian Council also have information on Travel in Midlothian with includes Borders Buses and East Coast Buses.

Midlothian also has some local community bus services which run across the region.

Local Transport in MidlothianThe Borders Railway stops in Midlothian at Shawfair, Eskbank and Newtongrange. Leaving from Edinburgh Waverley on the Tweedbank line you can access a range of fantastic attractions, restaurants, walks and adventures in Midlothian by rail.

For full timetables, visit the Scotrail website>>

electric vehicle charging midlothianThere are a number of electric vehicle charging points across Midlothian. You can find the best one for you below. 

Chargemap EV Charging Stations>>

Midlothian Council EV Charging>>

ABC Minicoach Hire supply a quality minicoach service with driver for up to 19 passengers offering all types of excursions including airport transfers, social outings, golf trips and multi-day tours.

If you’re out in a group  in Midlothian for the day ABC Minicoach Hire love to take people to Rosslyn Chapel, National Mining Museum Scotland, Dobbies Garden Centre and everywhere in between.

All vehicle are high specification, including leather reclining seats and full air-conditioning.

Opening Times

Office Hours 07:00 – 21:00

Book a minibus from ABC Minicoach Hire>>

Or call or email them today.

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Midlothian Family Days has been created by Midlothian Tourism Forum. Midlothian Tourism Forum brings together the wide range of businesses making up Midlothian’s vibrant tourism sector. This includes attractions, transport, accommodation, venues, retail, hospitality, events and festivals, all of which contribute to putting Midlothian on the map.

For any queries please email liz@midlothiantourismforum.co.uk