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Getting Here

The Parish Church of St Cuthbert

5 Lothian Road

Edinburgh EH1 2EP


The church is located in Edinburgh city centre, near the junction of Princes Street and Lothian Road. Pedestrian access is via steps on Princes Street and Lothian Road, through the gates at the west end of Princes Street Gardens, or through the main entrance on King's Stables Road. Disabled access is through Princes Street Gardens or King's Stables Road. 


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Limited parking is available outside the church for disabled visitors or deliveries, vehicular access being via King's Stables Road. For other visitors, parking is available at the NCP car park on Castle Terrace. The nearest tram stop is West End and most buses serving the city centre will pass nearby. The nearest bus stops are Princes Street West and the Foot of Lothian Road.

Disabled Access to the Building

St Cuthbert's can be accessed by the ramp at the main front door. The vestibule, Lammermuir Hall, Sanctuary, Lindisfarne Room and offices are wheelchair accessible. There are disabled toilets on the ground floor.


There is a ground floor fully accessible toilet, as well as changing table for parents with babies. Mothers are welcome to use our facilities to breastfeed at any time. There are additional toilets on the first floor.

Hearing Loops

For those hard of hearing Church has hearing loops installed in the Sanctuary.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are always welcome in the church!