Rumoured as the inspiration for Hogwarts in J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series, Fettes College is a beautiful venue built in the 19th Century.
Edinburgh is easily reached by road from all parts of Scotland, England and Wales. If using satellite navigation, please enter the postcode EH4 1QX.
From the M8 and M9 Heading towards Edinburgh, leave the M8 at Junction 1 and join the A720 (Edinburgh Bypass) heading north. Continue for approximately 1 mile and at the roundabout take the second exit to join the A8 (signed Edinburgh). *Within 300 metres bear left at the first set of traffic lights onto the A902 (signed Forth Road Bridge). Follow this road for approximately 1.5 miles straight across the first roundabout, and at the second roundabout (Barnton) take the third exit to join the A90 (signposted City Centre). Continue along the A90 (Queensferry Road) for approximately 2 miles and bear left at Blackhall Junction onto Telford Road (A902), signposted Leith. After 1 mile, at the roundabout, (Crewe Toll) take the third exit onto Ferry Road and then the first turning right onto East Fettes Avenue. The entrance to Fettes College will be seen at the top of the rise after 600 metres on the right-hand side.
From the A1 Leave the A1 at its junction with the A720 (Edinburgh bypass) and join the bypass. Continue along the A720 for approximately 13 miles to its junction with the A8 and at the roundabout take the second exit to join the A8 (signposted Edinburgh). Follow directions from the asterisk as above.
From the Forth Road Bridge After crossing the bridge join the A90 eastwards (signposted Edinburgh). Continue along the A90 for approximately 7 miles and bear left onto the A902, Telford Road (signposted Leith). After 1 mile, at the roundabout, take the third exit onto Ferry Road and then the first turning right onto East Fettes Avenue. The entrance to Fettes College will be seen after 600 metres on the right-hand side.
Both Edinburgh Waverley and Haymarket stations are 10 minutes away by car or taxi and have regular services to all parts of Scotland and the UK. Fettes College is therefore easily accessible from areas throughout the UK.