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International Festival venues

St Cecilia's Hall, University of Edinburgh

Niddry Street

T: +44(0)131 650 2600

Getting there

Edinburgh is very compact, which makes it ideal to explore on foot or by bicycle. See below for information about getting to the venue. If you are looking for general advice on travelling within and to Edinburgh, visit our dedicated page packed with useful tips and information.

  • Limited pay and display spaces on Cowgate
  • Car park at Radisson Blu
  • NCP: Holyrood Road (4 disabled bays)
  • Bus stop (South Bridge): 3, 5, 7, 8, 14, 29, X29, 31, X31, 33, X33, 35, 37, X37, 45, 49
  • Taxi rank on High Street
  • Waverley Station 0.3 miles
  • Find out about walking routes and cycling paths, bike security and bike parking options
  • Go green and try car-sharing to save costs and our planet - see goCarShare and TripshareEdinburgh
Venue accessibility
  • Lift to all levels
  • Level access to main entrance
  • Wheelchair spaces available
  • Accessible toilets on the ground level
  • Loop system in the Concert Room
  • Reception has a low counter and loop system
  • Assistance dogs are welcome
Safety & Security

Make sure you arrive at venues in plenty of time as latecomers may not be admitted.

Your safety and security at International Festival events is of the upmost importance to us. Please note that bags may be subject to security searches and you should not bring bags larger than 30cm x 30cm x 15cm to our venues. If you spot anything suspicious during your visit to the International Festival, please do let a member of the team know. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.