Lothian Buses

Royal Infirmary

SE terminus of Route 38

The New Edinburgh Royal Infirmary

Lothian Buses  -  Terminus  -  Royal Infirmary  -  Route 38

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                Photograph taken November 12, 2007


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   Lothian Buses  -  Terminus  -  Royal Infirmary  -  Route 38


Edinburgh Royal Infirmary -  Route 38

The Terminus

The new 'Edinburgh Royal Infirmary' opened at Little France, about 4 miles SE of the centre of Edinburgh in 2002.

The New Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, Little France, Edinburgh

This replaced the old hospital built at Lauriston Place in 1879.

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Edinburgh Royal Infirmary

Bus Routes

There are now several Lothian Buses routes that terminate at or pass through the grounds of the New Edinburgh Royal Infirmary.  These provide direct connections between many parts of Edinburgh and the hospital.

In this view the single-decker buses on routes 38 and 24 are standing between the main entrance to the hospital (background, left) and the entrance to the Emergency Dept (out of picture, right).

Here is another photo of these two buses:

Lothian Buses  -  Terminus  -  Royal Infirmary  -  Route 24

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