Princes Street is currently (at June 2009) closed to
all traffic in both directions between Waverley Bridge and the West End.
The pavement on the north side of the street, beside
the shops remains open, but the pavement on the south side of the street,
beside Princes Street Gardens, has been closed to pedestrians.
The street is expected to remain closed until
Here are more photos of
Princes Street being prepared for the trams.