Catch The Tram For A Big Night Of European Rugby

Posted on Thursday, 30th March 2017 at 14:50

The BT Murrayfield Stadium will host European Challenge Cup rugby this Friday and Edinburgh Trams is set to provide the best way of getting to the big match.

Edinburgh Rugby will take on La Rochelle in the quarter-finals of the competition on Friday 31 March with kick-off set for 8pm.

With a fast, frequent and direct service to the entrance of the BT Murrayfield stadium from all our stops including Edinburgh Airport, Ingliston Park & Ride, Gyle Centre, Edinburgh Park Station (for Hermiston Gate) and York Place, Edinburgh Trams provides a quick and hassle-free way of getting to and from the match.

Travelling on Edinburgh Trams

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. Return tickets are available within the City Fare Zone and the Airport Zone. Customers are requested to have their tickets ready for inspection for the gateline, which will be in place at Murrayfield tram stop.

Ticket prices

City Fare Zone

SINGLEticket   £1.60 (adult) or £0.80 (child)

RETURNticket £3.20 (adult) or £1.60 (child)

Airport Fare Zone

SINGLEticket   £5.50 (adult) or £3.00 (child)

RETURNticket  £8.50 (adult) or £4.50 (child)

Please note:

Trams are expected to be extremely busy so we recommend all customers travelling on trams before and immediately after the game take this into consideration when planning trips.

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

Bicycles will not be permitted for carriage immediately prior to and after this event.