Commuting to Eskmills

October 4th, 2018

commuting to eskmills

Whether you live nearby or further afield, commuting to Eskmills is really easy. Located in the heart of Musselburgh, we have great transport links to both Edinburgh and East Lothian, making your commute to work as stress-free as possible. If you’re thinking of relocating to Eskmills but aren’t sure how easy it will be for you and your staff to get here every day, keep reading!

Getting to Eskmills by bus

Eskmills is just a 10 minute walk from Musselburgh High Street, where you’ll find a wide variety of buses to take you to and from work. The closest bus stops are on Bridge Street, where regular Lothian Buses and East Coast Buses services will connect you to Edinburgh and East Lothian.

If you live in Edinburgh, the 26, 30 and 44 services all run between central Edinburgh and Musselburgh. You can also hop on an East Coast Bus for the same price (a single ticket is £1.70), as Musselburgh is in the same zone as the city centre. The 113 and 124 both run from the West End out to Musselburgh.

For those in East Lothian, commuting to Eskmills by bus is also a great option. The East Coast Buses services run to places like Haddington, East Linton, Dunbar, Pencaitland, Prestonpans, Longniddry, Gullane and North Berwick.

Commuting to Eskmills by train

If you live near a train station, commuting to Eskmills by train could be the perfect option for you. Musselburgh train station is around a 15 minute walk from Eskmills, and trains run regularly to several handy locations.

It takes just 7 minutes to get from Edinburgh Waverley station to Musselburgh, which could save you a lot of time compared to getting the bus or driving. Trains bound for North Berwick and Dunbar also stop at Musselburgh station.

Driving or cycling to Eskmills

If you prefer to drive to work, you won’t have any trouble getting to Eskmills by car. We’re not far from the Edinburgh bypass and the A1, making it nice and quick to get here. There are plenty of parking spaces at Eskmills, and we even have electric car charging points to charge up your car before your journey home! Parking is free all day at Eskmills, so you can say goodbye to parking meters and tickets.

If you’re feeling fit, cycling is also a great option. We have bike shelters available to keep your bike safe while you’re at work, and there are even showers so you can have a quick freshen up before you sit down at your desk.

Walking to Eskmills

For those who live in Musselburgh, commuting to work couldn’t be easier. There’s no need to worry about bus timetables or leaving early enough not to get stuck in traffic – just stroll along to the office instead! Eskmills is right in the middle of Musselburgh, so whatever part of the town you live in, it shouldn’t take you long to get here. And as an added bonus, you’ll get lovely views of the River Esk as you walk to work.

Making sure your office is well connected, with both public transport and car parking available, is essential for a good work-life balance and being able to attract staff to work for you. As you can see, getting to Eskmills is nice and easy, no matter what mode of transport you choose.

Convinced to take the next step and move out to our beautiful, historic business park? Take a look at our Availability and get in touch to find out more about your potential new office!