Women in Tech Scotland will be taking place on the 9th September 2020. The two-day conference and exhibition is being held at the EICC Edinburgh. Please read the below information to ensure a smooth journey to and from the event. We’ve also partnered with Hotel Map to provide discounted rates for those looking to stay nearby.
The Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) is situated at the heart of Scotland’s beautiful capital city. This purpose built conference centre boasts the very best facilities and technology making It the world’s most outstanding venues for conferences and events.
There are bike racks next to the main entrance to chain up bikes. For nearby routes, take a look at Edinburgh's cycle paths, many of which run close to the EICC.
The EICC is right in the centre of Edinburgh. The main entrance is 150 Morrison Street. For directions from your home or office visit www.multimap.com and input EH3 8EE for the destination postcode.
There are many car parks in close walking distance to the EICC. Please access the following links for further details:
Created to help you quickly and easily find someone who shares your specific journey. Visit the website for full information www.TripshareEdinburgh.com
Edinburgh has two railway stations:
Waverley Stationis 1.3 miles from EICC, is the city's main railway station and has direct routes to many cities across the country, including over 25 daily departures from London.
Haymarket Stationis just 0.4 miles from EICC, is a stop for many commuter and some UK train routes. Please ensure that you check with your rail network provider to find out if your train will stop at Haymarket or Waverley.
Edinburgh has one of the UK's fastest growing airports and new flights are always being added. At the EICC, we have the luxury of being located right in the heart of the city and within 10km (6 miles) of Edinburgh International Airport.
If travelling to the EICC from Edinburgh Airport by Bus, the Airlink 100 operates a frequent bus service (every 10 minutes at peak times) between Edinburgh Airport and the city centre, with designated stops en route. The service starts at 04.30 and runs until 00.22 at night, with the journey taking 20 minutes. Tickets cost £4.50 single and £7.50 return. Delegates are advised to disembark at Haymarket Railway Station and to follow signs for EICC on foot (5 minute walk). See city centre map for directions.
The N22 bus also departs from outside the Airport entrance and runs every half an hour through the night until the Airlink service starts again. For more information about these services visit www.flybybus.com.
If travelling to the EICC from Edinburgh Airport by Tram,Edinburgh Trams run between the Airport and York Place, in central Edinburgh, every 8-10 minutes on Monday to Saturday and every 12-15 minutes on a Sunday. The closest tram stop to the EICC is at Haymarket Station. The first tram from Edinburgh Airport departs at 06:15 and the last is 22:45. Please visit Edinburgh Trams website for further information.
If travelling to the EICC from Edinburgh Airport by Taxi, there is an excellent taxi service from the airport to the city. You'll find official airport taxis at the taxi rank outside the terminal building (follow the signs within the airport). It costs approximately £15 to get a taxi from the airport to the city centre and the journey takes 20 minutes depending on the time of day.
We have negotiated discounted rates at hotels around the EICC, exclusively for event attendees.