Arden House is on a direct bus route (124 and 113) into Princes Street, Edinburgh. The journey takes approximately 35 mins depending on time of day. Both services run half hourly from 6am til 12 pm. A single ticket costs £1.70 and a day ticket £4.00.

There are several other regular and night bus routes (44 and 26) running from Musselburgh Town Centre (5 mins walk) into Princes St.


Wallyford Rail Station – 5 mins drive away with ample free parking. This is an hourly service (except at rush hour) which takes you into Waverley Rail Station in 10 mins.

Newcraighall Rail Station – 10 mins drive, ample parking @ 50p per day. A half hourly service which takes 10 mins into Waverley Station.


Driving into Edinburgh takes 20 – 40 mins depending on the time of day. There is adequate parking in the city but it is normally around £4 per hour.


There are many taxi operators in Musselburgh, making it is easy to get transport to and from Edinburgh (£20) and the Airport (£46)

Loretto School

The Senior School, situated on this side of the river is a five minute walk. The Junior House, situated over the river is a fifteen minute walk.

Queen Margaret University

Drive, 5-10 minutes. Walk, 30 – 40 mins.


Musselburgh Old Links Golf Course is opposite the house.

Royal Musselburgh golf Course, Prestongrange House is a five minute drive.

Musselburgh Golf Course, Monktonhall is a ten minute drive.