Frequently Asked Questions
- I am playing in one of the participating teams can I book accommodation directly?
- No the organisers are asking that all enquiries in the first instance are made through their own country Federations and that all bookings are then made through their appointed representatives. See the accommodation section for further details.
- My family are coming to support me, can they stay in Pollock Halls?
- No the halls are being used by teams only and Pollock Halls is the Official World Cup Village. There are plenty of accommodation options in Edinburgh from apartments, B&B’s, to guest houses and hotels. Please click on the following link to explore options: www.visitscotland.com/guide/where-to-stay
- Is there parking at Pollock Halls
- There is limited parking at Pollock Halls this will be limited and although there is metered parking on the surrounding streets during the week it will be costly. We advise you to make alternative transport arrangements and where possible use public transport.
Getting around, transport etc
- How far are the playing fields at Peffermill from Pollock Halls?
- A gentle 15 minute stroll or local public transport can be used, LRT Bus number 14,30 or 33.
- Will transport be provided for teams to and from the playing venue?
- No, due to the close proximity of Peffermill to the accommodation at Pollock Halls it is an easy gentle 15 minute stroll
- How far is the accommodation at Pollock Halls to Edinburgh City Centre?
- Only 4KM. You can easily walk in or catch a local bus, number 14, 30 or 33 goes from the East End of Princes Street past Pollock Halls and onto Peffermill.
- How do I get from the airport to Pollock Halls?
- A taxi will take you there in less than 30mins and cost approx £20. There is a regular bus service from the airport to the East End, a single ticket will cost less than £4 and from the East End or Princes Street you can then catch a local LRT Bus, number 14, 30 or 33. You should ask for a single ticket at a cost of £1.20.
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