Betfred Cup Semi Final

Posted on Thursday, 25th October 2018 at 12:19

Heart of Midlothian are set to take on Celtic this Sunday (28 October) at BT Murrayfield in the Betfred Cup semi-final. Kick-off is a 1.30pm and Edinburgh Trams can get you there.

Travelling on Edinburgh Trams

Edinburgh Trams will be running services from every three minutes from locations such as Ingliston Park & Ride, Edinburgh Park, Haymarket and St Andrew Square (for Waverley). Tickets must be purchased prior to boarding trams using the ticket vending machines at stops or on the Transport for Edinburgh App. Edinburgh Trams recommends purchasing return tickets to make your journey simpler. Customers are requested to have their tickets ready for inspection for the gateline, which will be in place at Murrayfield Stadium and Balgreen tram stops.

Ticket prices (City Fare Zone):

  • SINGLEticket: £1.70 (adult) or £0.80 (child)
  • RETURNticket*: £3.20 (adult) or £1.60 (child)

*not currently available via the mticket app.

Please note: Customers who do not purchase a ticket in advance are subject to payment of the £10 On-board fare.

Additional travel advice for Hearts fans:

In co-operation with Police Scotland, Hearts fans are asked to access the stadium via the south turnstiles by disembarking at Murrayfield Stadium tram stop.

Additional travel advice for Celtic fans:

In co-operation with Police Scotland, Celtic fans are asked to access the north, east or west turnstiles. If arriving from the west of the city you are asked to disembark the tram at Balgreen and access the west turnstiles. If you are arriving from the city centre you are asked to disembark the tram at Haymarket and access the north or east turnstiles. Please see the walking route map for more information.

For more information from Police Scotland, please click here.

Additional Travel Information

With over 60,000 fans attending the event, our services are expected to be very busy with queuing likely at Murrayfield Stadium tram stop after the match. Our trams carry up to 250 people and we’ll be running them from every three minutes in both directions to get customers on their way as quickly as possible. For those who would prefer not to queue, the West End is an approximate 15 minute walk from the stadium. Alternatively, bus services operate from Westfield Road and Roseburn Terrace. Visit the Lothian Buses website for more information.

Important Security Information - bags, rucksacks or suitcases

Scottish Rugby operates a ‘small bags only’ policy for major events at BT Murrayfield.  Ticket holders will only be allowed to bring in bags up to A5 size measuring 21cmx15cmx8cm. Bags larger than this will not be allowed into the stadium - this will be strictly enforced. All bags will be searched before tickets are scanned.

For more information from Scottish Rugby Union, click here.