Craigielaw Golf Club is situated 30 minutes from Edinburgh’s city centre on the beautiful East Lothian coastline, just north west of Aberlady village (1/2 a mile from the village) on the south east coast of Scotland.
Travelling south from Edinburgh:
Head south on the A1 city by pass follow signs for Berwick up on Tweed. Look out for the Bankton Junction south of Musselburgh branching left off the A1. Then at the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A198 (signposted North Berwick). At the next roundabout take the 3rd exit on to the A198 heading for North Berwick. After entering Longniddry on the A198 bear left following signs for Aberlady and Gullane on the A198. At the T-Junction turn right (still on the A198). And from this junction the Craigielaw entrance lies less than 2 miles on the left hand side (1/2 a mile before Aberlady village).
Distance and time:
Edinburgh city centre to Craigielaw is 18 miles/29 km and takes 40 minutes depending on traffic.
Travelling north from Newcastle:
Heading north on the A1 look for the Abbotsview Junction (signposted for Haddington) – take the exit. At the roundabout take the 2nd exit signposted Aberlady A6137. At the next roundabout take the 3rd exit on to the A6137 (signposted Aberlady). At the next roundabout take the 2nd exit, again signposted Aberlady. And less than 1 ½ mile you come to a 90 degree right hand bend – turn left here heading into the village of Aberlady. Follow the road until you get to a junction and the main street – turn left here and drive out of the village. Craigielaw is ½ mile out of the village – the entrance being the 3rd road on your right.
Distance and time:
Newcastle city centre to Craigielaw is 105 miles/170 km and takes 2 hours depending on traffic.
Glasgow to Craigielaw: 62 miles/100km and normally takes 1 hour and 10 minutes.
Manchester to Craigielaw: 230 miles/370 km and normally takes 4 hours.
To get exact travel instructions use the route planner on the AA website www.theaa.com
By train and bus:
You can get a train from Edinburgh Waverley to North Berwick or Longniddry. From North Berwick you could get a bus that passes our road entrance. From Longniddry your best option is a taxi.
Train times can be found at www.firstscotrail.com
Bus timetables can be found at www.travelinescotland.com
Taxi firms: B Line 01620 844 282 (Gullane) or 0797 156 5017 or A2B 01620 895 000 (North Berwick).