Virgin Money Fireworks Concert – Diversions

The Virgin Money Festival Fireworks take place this evening in Edinburgh City Centre to mark the end of this year’s Edinburgh International Festival.

Starting at 2100, there will be diversions to our bus services from 1930 this evening.

Buses will be unable to serve Regent Road, Waterloo Place and Princes Street from 1930 and from 2200 – 2300 service 124 will be unable to serve part of Lothian Road.

Diversion will be as follows:

Diversions (1930 until end of service):
Services 104 113 X7 – between Queensferry Street and Abbeyhill, buses will be diverted via Charlotte Square, George Street, North St. David Street, York Place and London Road in both directions.

Diversions (1930-2200 and 2300  until end of service):
Service 124 – between West End and Abbeyhill, buses will be diverted via South Charlotte Street, George Street, North St. David Street, York Place and London Road in both directions.

Diversions (2200-2300  only):
Service 124 – between Lothian Road and Abbeyhill, buses will be diverted via West Approach Road, Morrison Link, Manor Place, Melville Street, Queensferry Street, Charlotte Square, George Street, North St. David Street, York Place and London Road in both directions.

*Please note that bus stops on Queensferry Street (at West End) will be closed from approximately 1930 hrs.*