The parking locations serviced by the event bus are Queen Margaret University, Musselburgh Grammar School and Wallyford Park & Ride. An event bus service will operate between the parking locations and the start at Meadowmill Sports Centre before the race, and from the finish at Musselburgh Racecourse back to the parking locations after the race. This bus also takes spectators from the start at Meadowmill Sports Centre, to the finish at Musselburgh Racecourse. There is no charge for parking at the three parking locations listed. Please note that there is no parking available at Meadowmill Sports Centre.
It is in your best interests to get the earliest bus possible as this will reduce crowding and waiting time.
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Bus Departure Time
The event bus service will operate from 08:15 to 16:00 and will cease servicing the Start area at Meadowmill Sports Centre at 11:20.
All bus tickets will be checked before you get on the bus. Please have them ready to show on a print-out or on your phone.BUY BUS TICKETS
*Please note that the event bus DOES NOT service Musselburgh Racecourse before the 10K start and therefore should not be used for 10K runners to access the start.
A parking pass can be purchased for Musselburgh Racecourse for 10K runners only. Please allow sufficient time to get into the car park and get to the start line. There are limited car parking passes available so please book early to avoid disappointment.
BUY PARKING PASS
- SCOTTISH HALF MARATHON – Meadowmill Sports Centre, Off the B1361, by Prestonpans, EH33 1LZ (no parking available at this location)
- SCOTTISH 10K – Musselburgh Racecourse, Linkfield Road, Musselburgh, EH21 7RG
Event bus stops
- Musselburgh Racecourse, Linkfield Road, Musselburgh, EH21 7RG (Finish). Only serviced after the Half Marathon finish.
- Wallyford Park & Ride, Haddington Road, Musselburgh, EH21 8JX). Wallyford Park & Ride is a 15-20 minute walk from the Finish at Musselburgh Racecourse.
- Queen Margaret University car park, Queen Margaret Dr, Musselburgh EH21 6UU.
- Musselburgh Grammar School car park, 86 Inveresk Rd, Musselburgh EH21 7BA.
- Meadowmill Sports Centre, Off the B1361, By Prestonpans, EH33 1LZ (Start) (no parking available at this location).