Win a Ridacard at the Haymarket Travelshop

Posted on Monday, 21st March 2016 at 09:26

Jumped off a train but need to top up your ridacard?
Need to change from a tram to a bus but don’t know which one to take?
Arrived in Edinburgh and need to buy a citysmart card to get around?

The Transport for Edinburgh Haymarket Travelshop will be opening early to help you with all of these and more.

From Monday 21 March, for a 4 week trial, the Travelshop will open at 0800 to help you organise your travel before your day begins.

To give you the chance to visit the Travelshop, Edinburgh Trams and Lothian Buses are running an in shop ‘selfie’ competition with the chance to WIN a year’s Ridacard.

Ridacard offers unlimited travel on Edinburgh Trams, Lothian Buses day services, AIRLINK 100 and NightBus services.

For your chance to win, all you need to do is visit the Travelshop, and take your best selfie in the 'bus window' and tweet it to us at @EdinburghTrams using #Haymarket8.

he competition will run throughout the trial period so you have plenty of time to get involved.

Haymarket Travelshop will be open 0800-1800 Monday to Friday and 0900 – 1730 on Saturdays. (closed on Good Friday and Easter Monday)

Good luck everyone!


1. Employees of Transport for Edinburgh brand companies or their family members or anyone else connected in any way with the competition shall not be permitted to enter the competition.
2. There will be one winner from the entries received across @on_lothianbuses and @EdinburghTrams
3. Closing date for entries is 23 April. After this date no further entries to the competition will be permitted.
4.The prize is for one ridacard only and will be allocated to the person posting the photo
5. No responsibility can be accepted for entries notreceived for whatever reason.
6. No cash alternative to the prize will be offered. The prize is not transferable.
7. Winners will be chosen at random from entries after the closing date.
8. The winner will be notified within 7 days of the closing date. If the winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within 7 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner.
9. Transport for Edinburgh’s decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
10. The winner agrees to the use of his/her name and image in any publicity material. Any personal data relating to the winner or any other entrants will be used solely in accordance with current [UK] data protection legislation and will not be disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent.
11. Entry into the competition will be deemed as acceptance of these terms and conditions.
12. All entrants will be added to our database to receive company updates.