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Explore further afield with the picturesque 3 Bridges Bus and Boat Tour. Board your bus in the heart of Edinburgh for a guided tour to Queensferry, followed by a boat cruise on the Firth of Forth.

Live
guide

half day experience

bus tour and
boat cruise


Tour Highlights

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Bus tour
to Queensferry

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Boat cruise on
the Firth of Forth

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Blackness
Castle

The 3 Bridges Tour departs from St Andrew Square in the City Center

The 3 Bridges Tour departs from St Andrew Square in the City Centre

Tell us your location for directions to St Andrew Square
Due to COVID-19, some details on this map may change.

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3 Bridges Bus Tour in Queensferry

3 Bridges Tour bus in Queensferry

Boat Cruise

Boat cruise on the Firth of Forth

The 3 bridges at Queensferry

The 3 Bridges at Queensferry

View of a Forth Rail Bridge

Views of the Forth Rail Bridge

Forth Rail Bridge

The iconic Forth Rail Bridge with
Queensferry Crossing in the background

View over Firth of Forth

Stunnings views over the Firth of Forth


Live
guide

The 3 Bridges Tour features a live guide in English.

Boat trip: English commentary and language sheets


Accessibility

Bus Tour:
The bus tour is fully accessible.

Easy
Access


Boat trip:
The boat is operated in partnership with Forth Boat Tours - wheelchair users are advised to check in advance of travel by visiting the Forth Boat Tours website or calling 0131 331 3030.


Tour Description

Explore further afield with the picturesque 3 Bridges Bus and Boat Tour. Board your bus in the heart of Edinburgh for a tour to Queensferry, followed by a relaxing cruise on the Firth of Forth.

Relax onboard your Three Bridges Cruise with friends and family and listen to the guided commentary while you enjoy a beverage or snack from the bar. Take in the spectacular views of the Three Bridges, the beautiful panoramas of the Edinburgh skyline to the south and the Kingdom of Fife to the north, the island of Inchcolm with its medieval abbey, and the islands of Inchgarvie, Inchkeith, and Inchmickery.

Look out for the marine wildlife including seals and puffins.

Why not explore the beautiful conservation town of Queensferry before or after tour boat cruise? With its picturesque harbour and stunning coastal views, Queensferry also offers a range of local eateries and gift shops – check the return times with your driver.


timetable

The bus tour runs 7 days a week.

Check the boat times by downloading the timetable to see which Forth Boat Tours boat cruise the bus tour will meet on your day of travel.

Download our app for live bus times

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Tour Bus leave St Andrew Sq. at 1005 1205 1405 1550 1750. Boat sails at 1100 1300 1500 1640. The full tour lasts at least 3 hours. Please not timetables are subject change.
The full tour lasts at least 3 hours. Please note timetables are subject to change.

Finding us

Our tours all start at the north side of St Andrew Square, just off Princes Street. You can join a tour at any stop, and hop on and off for the duration of your ticket.