Edinburgh is one of the UK's best-connected cities, with a sophisticated transport and communications network linking it with the rest of Europe and beyond.
Edinburgh Airport is the 6th largest airport in the UK in terms of passenger numbers and the busiest international hub in Scotland.
Scotland's capital city has two major train stations, Waverley and Haymarket, both of which are in the city centre.
Edinburgh is the focal point of Scotland's A-road system with direct access to motorways to Glasgow, Perth and Stirling.
Edinburgh's trams are among the most advanced in Europe, offering a service that connects the city and the airport with zero on-street carbon emissions.
Cycling has never been more popular, especially in Edinburgh where cycling as a mode of transport has grown 50% over the past eight years.
The installation of a 150km fibre optic network across Scotland’s capital has established Edinburgh as the UK’s largest Gigabit City.
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