Discover Edinburgh's most important sights at your own pace, with this train excursion to the Scottish capital. It includes a tourist bus, and entry to the unmissable Edinburgh Castle.
The tour meets at 6:30 am at the Kings Cross ticket office, where we will give you your tickets, a map of Edinburgh and information of interest so you can make the most of your trip to Scotland.
At 7:00 am the train begins its 4 and a half hour journey, passing through England and enjoying the beautiful views of the East Coast and the authentic landscapes of the Scottish lowlands.
The expected arrival time in Edinburgh is 11:30 am, and from this moment onwards you will have six hours to see the main points of interest at your own pace.
The trip includes tickets to Edinburgh Castle, Scotland's most visited attraction, and unlimited use of the tourist bus, meaning you can get on and off as many times as you like in whichever one of its stops.
The tourist bus includes an audio guide in English
The return train to London leaves Edinburgh at 5:30 pm and arrives at 10:15 pm.
Stay Longer in Edinburgh
You may also spend the night in Edinburgh and return to London the day after (on the same train at 5:30 pm). If you select this option you will stay in either the Central Edinburgh Hotel or the Murrayfield Hotel, both rated 3 stars.
The price shown is per person in a double room. If you are reserving for one, the supplement will be added in the next stage of the reservation.
|Adults||Children between 4 and 11||Children under 4|
|1 Day Tour||
|2 Day Tour||
1 Day Tour
Children between 4 and 11US$ 230
Children under 4Free
2 Day Tour
Children between 4 and 11US$ 363.5
Children under 4Free
* The price increases on the 31 March
1 or 2 days.
Return train ticket.
Ticket for the tourist bus during the whole stay.
Entry to Edinburgh Castle.
Map of the city.
Accommodation in a 3 star hotel (reserving the 2 day tour).
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
Euston Rd, Kings Cross, London N1 9AL