North Berwick

North Berwick is a town in The Lothians region of Scotland.

North Berwick shore

Get in

By train

ScotRail operate an hourly train service to North Berwick from Edinburgh Waverley station, making the journey in 33 minutes - one of the fastest 'commuter' routes in the country, reaching 90 mph in places. If you're planing to visit the Seabird centre there are inclusive packages available including rail fares and entry to the centre - if you're not but are travelling with children, then they can two kids travel free with each adult on off-peak fares.

By car

North Berwick is signposted from the main A1 trunk road, between Edinburgh and Dunbar.

Get around

North Berwick's town center is within walking distance of the railway station.



Bass Rock


The High Street area has some good shops, but some are quite pricey!!!


Most restaurants and cafés are on High Street and Quality Street, some more in Forth Street.




Go next

The rolling green countryside and sandy beaches of East Lothian are all around. Towns and villages in the area include Dunbar (10 miles south), Gullane and Aberlady (both a few miles to the west, along the Forth coastline towards Edinburgh.

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