Day Trip to Edinburgh with Bus Tour & Edinburgh Castle Entry

More information about Day Trip to Edinburgh with Bus Tour & Edinburgh Castle Entry tickets

  • Additional information
      What's Included 

    • Reserved train seats
    • Open Top Bus Tour
    • Admissions to Edinburgh Castle
    What's Excluded

    • Gratuities (optional)
    • Hotel Transfer
    • Food and beverages
    • Guide

    Please Note:
    • Please note, there are no storage facilities for prams or pushchairs and rucksacks/suitcases over 30L will not be permitted.
    • Once booked this tour is non-refundable.
    • This tour is unescorted.
    • Train seats are allocated on first come first serve basis & not guaranteed together. 
  • Description

    Welcome and Departure
    Our Golden Tours representative will meet and greet you at the ticket office in King’s Cross Station at 6:30am, where you’ll receive an informative welcome pack. Enjoy a scenic rail journey along Britain’s beautiful east coast, arriving in Edinburgh at 11:20am.

    Edinburgh – Open-Top Bus Tour
    Delve into the Scottish capital’s rich history with a hop-on hop-off bus tour that takes in all the major sights: the Royal Mile, Greyfriars Bobby, the Palace of Holyroodhouse and atmospheric Edinburgh Castle.

    Edinburgh Castle
    Enjoy free admission to Edinburgh Castle, where you can marvel at the sparkling Scottish Crown Jewels and photograph breathtaking panoramic views of the city’s famous skyline.

    Return Journey
    After a thrilling day spent discovering Edinburgh, your train departs at 5:30pm, arriving back in London at 10:18pm. (Please arrive 30 minutes before departure time).

    First Class (optional) includes refreshments served at your seat.

  • Highlights
    • Return train tickets to Edinburgh with reserved seats
    • Entry to Edinburgh Castle
    • Open top bus tour
    • Free city map
    • First class (optional extra) includes refreshments served at your seat.
  • Schedule

    Days of departure: Monday to Saturday 2019

    Departure Schedule: London - Edinburgh
    Check-in time: 6:30am
    Departure from Kings Cross Station: 7:00am
    Arrival at Edinburgh Waverly Station: 11:22am

    Departure Schedule: Edinburgh - London
    Check-in time: 5:00pm
    Departure from Edinburgh Waverly Station: 5:31pm
    Arrival at Kings Cross Station: 10:14pm

    Hop-on Hop-off Edinburgh Schedule:

    Apr-Jun, Sep-Oct: last tour at 6:00p.m, runs every 15 minutes
    Jul-Aug: last tour at 7:15 pm, runs every 10-15 minutes
    Nov-Mar: last tour at 4:15 pm, runs every 20 minutes

    Tour runs daily excluding 25 December.

    Full mobility facilities on all tour buses and subtitled screen downstairs for hard of hearing.