The nearest rail station to Blindwells is Prestonpans, located approximately 1.2 miles west of the site and providing direct access into Edinburgh city centre in just 15 minutes. The station is served by trains running to and from Edinburgh and local stations such as Dunbar, North Berwick, Drem, Longniddry, Wallyford and Musselburgh and is provided with a free car park.
Prestonpans station is served by a weekday service, which provides a circa 30-minute peak-time frequency to Edinburgh in the morning, and from Edinburgh in the evening. Off-peak services run at 60-minute intervals. Saturday services are generally every 30 minutes and hourly on a Sunday.
Most local bus routes serve Prestonpans station and there are a number of bus stops within the vicinity of Blindwells.
Blindwells is located 12 miles east of Edinburgh City centre, a circa 30-minute journey via car.