This unique ticket is all you need to explore the Royal splendours of Scotland's capital

The Royal Edinburgh Ticket gives you:

• Unlimited travel on board all of Edinburgh Bus Tours' city tours
• Fast track admission to Edinburgh Castle, The Royal Yacht Britannia and Palace of Holyroodhouse
• A great value way to see Edinburgh's Royal highlights - the cost of an adult Royal Edinburgh Ticket offers a saving of over 20%* 

Please note:

During periods of closure of the Palace of Holyroodhouse, entry to The Queen's Gallery and a Palace of Holyroodhouse Guidebook will be provided instead. Only purchase tickets during Palace closures if you are happy with this replacement as no refunds can be provided.

2018 Closures:

Palace of Holyrood House- 15 May-26 May, 26 June - 8 July.

Palace of Holyroodhouse and The Queen's Gallery 30 March, 25 -26 December

Opening times of all attractions are subject to change. See our FAQs for details.

Large suitcases, holdalls or backpacks over 25 litres are not permitted into Edinburgh Castle. We suggest leaving luggage at your hotel or at a Left Luggage station before you arrive at the Castle.

*An adult Royal Edinburgh Ticket is 20% less than the total cost of tickets for Edinburgh Bus Tours, Edinburgh Castle, The Royal Yacht Britannia and Palace of Holyroodhouse when purchased separately.

Check our interactive map to see which tours will take you to each attraction.

48 hours with The Royal Edinburgh Ticket

Enjoy unlimited travel on City Sightseeing, Edinburgh Tour & the Majestic Tour buses for 48 hours. 

The ticket also includes fast track entry to Edinburgh Castle, The Royal Yacht Britannia and Palace of Holyroodhouse, meaning you can avoid the queues and make the most of your time at each attraction.

Check out our itineraries page for ideas on how to make the most of your Royal Edinburgh Ticket.

Ticket Prices

Adult £52.00

Your Royal Edinburgh Ticket is valid for 48 hours from the first time you use it.

Adult - £52

Senior (60+)/ Student- £46

Child - £29

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Which tours are included in the Royal Edinburgh Ticket?

  • Edinburgh Tour

    Edinburgh TourOld Town, New Town
    & Castle (Guided)

  • Majestic Tour

    Majestic TourBritannia & Botanics
    (Multilingual Audio)

  • City Sightseeing

    City SightseeingOld Town & Castle
    (Multilingual Audio)

  • 3 Bridges Tour
    Grand 48+ only

    3 Bridges TourIncludes Forth
    Boat Cruise