Connect Music Festival 26-28 August

Connect Music Festival returns to Edinburgh on 26-28 August at the Royal Highland Centre with headline acts including Mogwai, The National, and The Chemical Brothers.

Lothian’s Service 98 will depart from [YG] North St David Street, a short walk from Waverley Station and Edinburgh Bus Station. Buses will also pick up at [SD] Shandwick Place, [HH] Haymarket, and all stops along the A8 to Maybury.

Departures from City Centre – 11:30, 12:00, 12:30, 13:00, then every 20 minutes until 18:00 (with a journey time of approximately 30 minutes).

Departures from Royal Highland Centre – Regular departures from 20:00 until 23:00.


Fares and Tickets

All our buses accept contactless, and contactless capping is available on the Service 98. Just tap the same card or device for both journeys to and from the venue and the cheapest fare applicable will be applied.

Please note that our drivers are unable to provide change, so if using cash please know that the exact fare is required.

Adult Single  £4.50
Adult Return  £7.50
Adult Network Day Ticket  £10.00

Please note:

  • Ridacards are accepted on this service.
  • Scottish National Entitlement Cards are accepted on this service.
  • DAYtickets are not valid on this service (with the exception of the Network DAYticket).