Get festive at Fort Kinnaird

Open Today

10:00 - 18:00

Doing your Christmas shopping at Fort Kinnaird won’t be a chore. We've got everything you need to make shopping a breeze this season. 

With over 60 stores, you’ll be able to find something for everyone on your list – whether they’re wishing for the latest phone or the most stylish outfit for the festive season, we have a great mix of stores to suit your every need.

Working late? Don't worry - we're open until 10pm on weekdays. And if you're looking for a bargain in the sales, we're open on Boxing Day and New Year's Day for all your shopping needs.*

If the idea of spending your busy evenings and weekends standing in queues fills you with dread, you can relax. 36 of our stores offer a free Click and Collect service to make Christmas shopping a breeze. Stick your feet up, grab a cuppa and start ticking presents off your list from the comfort of your own home. 

To top it off, when you come to Fort Kinnaird to pick your pressies up, you can park worry-free for nothing. Think of it as a present from us to you – one that will last all year round!

What to do with all that spare time? Why not treat yourself to an evening of entertainment at the ODEON, followed by a bite to eat at one of our 16 restaurants and cafes. 

Merry Christmas from Fort Kinnaird!

*Please note store times may vary. Please contact individual retailers for their own store opening times. For all our Christmas opening hours, click here.

General Opening Times


Store opening times may vary. Food, cinema and leisure will be open later – please check retailer websites for further details.


Additional opening times

Store opening times may vary. Food, cinema and leisure will be open later – please check retailer websites for further details.

Please note that some retailers may vary from these times.

Search below for the shop details or view the full list of retailers

Getting here

Fort Kinnaird
32 Fleming House
EH15 3RD
0131 669 9090
  • Car

    Satnav postcode: EH15 3RD

    From the South - A1 Motorway Northbound. Exit at the Newcraighall Junction. Fort Kinnaird is visible to the front off the ramp.

    From the South - A7/A68. Join A750 City Bypass at the Sherrifhall Roundabout. Head East following the signs for Edinburgh East and North, Leith. Join A1(M) at the Old Craighall junction Northbound still following signs for Edinburgh East and North. Exit A1 at the next junction - Newcraighall. 



  • Train

    There are regular train services from Edinburgh Haymarket and Waverley stations to nearby Newcraighall station. Check Scotrail for full timetable and ticketing information.

  • Bus

    Fort Kinnaird is well served by local bus services: Prentice Coaches 108 and Lothian 30, 18 and 49.

    For full timetables visit the Traveline Scotland website

    With more shops now open longer during the festive season, Lothian have added more frequent bus services running earlier and later than ever to Fort Kinnaird this Christmas and New Year.  Find out more and plan your journey here.

  • Bike

    If you're looking to travel to Fort Kinnaird by bike, you can plan your journey here.


ATMs are available outside Boots and WHSmith and within Wilko.

There is a baby changing room for both mums and dads in Mothercare and Boots, as well as at Customer Services.

We have over 2,600 parking spaces at Fort Kinniard, all of which are absolutely free. The great news is we have recently been awarded the safer parking Park Mark award. 

We are proud that our car park has been issued the Park Mark, an award given by the Police to car parks that have achieved the standards of the Safer Parking Scheme, designed to reduce crime in car parks.

We have also been awarded a Disabled Parking Award by Disabled Motoring UK due to meeting a list of criteria for our onsite disabled parking facilities including maintaining our disabled parking bays, having clear signage, good lighting and easy entry to our car park. There are over 120 disabled parking bays available at Fort Kinnaird. 

There are toilet facilities available for use at Customer Services, towards the back of the retail area. Various retailers also provide customer toilet facilities within their stores.


Some stores have a Click & Collect service available. Check our Click & Collect page for more information. 

If you have lost something while visiting Fort Kinnaird, please contact our Security team on 0131 669 6630. Please note that we will ask for proof of ownership to make sure we give property back to its rightful owner.

Fort Kinnaird offers a free Wi-Fi service so you can surf while you shop.


Shopmobility hire is available at Fort Kinnaird where we have 2 manual wheelchairs and 2 electric scooters available for our customers who require a little help around the centre. If you would like to book the manual chairs please call 0131 669 9090. For the electric scooters you have to be registered with Shopmobility and book through them direct on 0131 557 4123. 

Find out more about Shopmobility electric scooters here.

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