Guide to Scotland Rugby at Murrayfield Stadium

Filled with rich history, BT Murrayfield Stadium sits to the west of Edinburgh as a world-class entertainment venue in addition to being the official home of Scottish Rugby. It’s here that fans have witnessed some of the world’s greatest rugby moments. The stadium has also hosted impressive and world famous musicians over the past century. If you’re lucky enough to grab rugby tickets, you’re in for a treat. Scotland play their home games here during the annual Autumn Internationals and Six Nations tournament. Missed out on tickets? Why not take a tour of the stadium? Gain back stage access and you’ll get to see some of Scottish Rugby’s finest memorabilia including the Calcutta Cup. During summer months, many world famous artists bring their stadium tours to over 50,000 fans at Murrayfield. Previous acts have included The Foo Fighters, Madonna and One Direction. Each Edinburgh Apex Hotel is just a short tram ride away from the stadium. You’ll get the best of both worlds when you book match tickets and stay in the city too.


You’ll find out about the Murrayfield Experience, Rugby tickets and hospitality online or you can buy tickets for music events on Ticketmaster.


The handy Edinburgh Tram stops at Murrayfield. Just a few minutes’ walk down the steps and you’ll be in the grounds. This is the easiest way to get to the stadium if you’re in the city centre or arriving from the airport. The trams run every 10 minutes or so. Just remember to buy your ticket before you travel. All Edinburgh Apex Hotels are just a short walk to the nearest tram stop. Apex Waterloo Place hotel is a few minutes’ walk from York PlaceApex Grassmarket and Apex City of Edinburgh are about a 10 minute walk to Princes Street. Apex Haymarket is just 100m from Haymarket. The main train terminals in the city are Waverley Station and Haymarket. From there you can catch the tram or a bus out to Murrayfield. You could drive to the stadium, but on busy days parking is limited. If you need to drive, pop EH12 5PJ into your sat nav and make sure to plan ahead.