TESCO - Edinburgh, Nicolson Street

94 Nicolson StreetLauristonEdinburghEH8 9EW UK
Today: 6:00 am - midnight

Opening Times TESCO - Edinburgh, Nicolson Street

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On 8th May 2020 all Tesco stores are operating under normal Friday hours! All Covid 19 exceptions mentioned below apply.

Covid 19

Important information - updated May 2020

Tesco's larger stores are now closing at 10pm Monday - Saturday and 4pm on Sunday. This includes all Tesco Extra stores and Superstores. Express stores are open as usual.

All Tesco stores (except Express stores) will be prioritising the elderly and most vulnerable for 1 hour between 9am and 10am every Monday, Wednesday and Friday and NHS workers for 1 hour between 9am and 10am every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday.

TESCO - Edinburgh, Nicolson Street - Opening Hours & Store Details


Visit Tesco Metro at 94 Nicolson Street, approximately 0.61 miles south of the centre of Edinburgh, in Lauriston (near to George Square Gardens and The Meadows). The supermarket essentially serves the people in the districts of Newington, Sciennes, Old Town, Lauriston, Canongate, Pleasance, Marchmont and Fountainbridge. If you would like to drop in today (Saturday), its hours of opening are 6:00 am until midnight. Read the specifics on this page for TESCO Edinburgh, Nicolson Street, including the open hours, store address, contact number and more.


Tesco Metro is situated in a convenient position close to the crossroads of Nicolson Street, West Nicolson Street and West Richmond Street, in Lauriston, Edinburgh.

By car

The supermarket is prominently situated a 1 minute drive time from Clerk Street, Pleasance and Cowgate; a 4 minute drive from North Bridge, Newington Road and Dalkeith Road; and a 8 minute trip from Newcraighall Junction of A1 and Straiton Junction of The City of Edinburgh Bypass.

If you are using Satellite Navigation devices, use postcode EH8 9EW.

By bus

Buses can be caught from Nicolson Street/Surgeons' Hall and Chapel Street. These routes will bring you here: 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 14, 29, 30, 31, 33, 37, 41, 42, 47, 49, 51, 52, 67, N3, N7, N30, N31, N37, X29, X31, X33, X37, X47, X62, X70 and X95.

By tram

If traveling by tram, get off at Princes Street (4000 ft away).

By train

Visit the supermarket from the nearby train stop Edinburgh Waverley Station (3050 ft away). Lines include: CrossCountry, ScotRail, Transpennine Express, Virgin Trains, Virgin Trains EC and Caledonian Sleeper.

On foot

Other interesting places nearby: Bruntsfield Links, National Museum of Scotland, The University of Edinburgh, Nicolson Square Gardens, St. James Shopping Centre, Holyrood Park, Edinburgh Castle, Talbot Rice Gallery, Regent Gardens and Old College.


There is currently a total number of 27 TESCO locations open in Edinburgh, Midlothian.

Click here to open a full index of all TESCO branches near Edinburgh.


Please be advised that usual hours of business for TESCO in Edinburgh, Nicolson Street may be modified during legal holidays. In 2020 these changes cover Xmas Day, New Year's Day, Easter Sunday or Early May Bank Holiday. Take a look at the official homepage when planning your trip to TESCO Edinburgh, Nicolson Street, or phone the direct service number at 0345 677 9247 for more details about the seasonal hours of operation.


General facilities

Clothing Collection, Direct Collection, MoneyGram, PayQwiq, ATM, Krispy Kreme

Food ranges

Polish, World Food, Free From

Store Accessibility

Our store has automatic doors fitted. Disabled parking facilities are available. An induction loop has been installed in our store. Facilities are available for people with hearing impairments. Fully accessible toilets are available within our store. Facilities are available for people with mobility impairment. Non assisted wheelchair access is possible. Wheelchair assistance is possible in our store. Assistance dogs are welcome in our store. Facilities are available for people who are visually impaired. Including large print and braille.


We work to provide you with the most accurate information as possible. If you have found that the contact info or business hours for TESCO in Edinburgh, Nicolson Street are incorrect or have changed, please let us know by utilizing the report a problem form. Using the space provided below, you are welcome to express your thoughts on TESCO, and rate the store using the star system.

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