Edinburgh Bus Tours: Hop-On, Hop-Off City Bus (Choose Any One)

Edinburgh Bus Tours: Hop-On, Hop-Off City Bus (Choose Any One)

Edinburgh, U.K.
Tour ID: 1324

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  • Strategically designed stops to witness famous landmarks with 24 hours tour
  • See historical attractions of Edinburgh including Edinburgh Castle, Palace of Holyrood House, and others
  • Commentary in several languages onboard
  • Three bus tours to choose from Majestic, City Sightseeing, and Edinburgh routes
  • Mobile Vouchers Accepted! no need to print.


With three tours Majestic, City Sightseeing, and Edinburgh you can explore the places of interest hassle-free. Get 24 hours ticket you can see popular attractions and discover them at your convenience. Settle comfortably on the bus and visit all the popular attractions. Audio commentary on board keeps you engaged as you know interesting stories. The hop-on hop-off bus tour in Edinburgh gives insights into the Scottish capital. The ticket is valid for 24 hours and you can choose among three routes to cover attractions of your choice.


Explore the city of Edinburgh at full flexibility with 24 hours ticket. Choose among three different routes and cover all the important places of interest hassle-free. 
City Sightseeing Edinburgh:
Get ready to enjoy the culture and history in Edinburgh. The bus tour begins at St. Andrew Square and later you can experience Grassmarket, a historic marketplace which is located in the Old Town. Hop off the bus and visit the National Museum of Scotland to know the history of Edinburgh. Later you will visit the John Knox House which is a grand medieval building that dates back to the 15th century. 
Stroll along the Canongate and admire the magnificent buildings and visit the Palace of Holyroodhouse. Make your way to Our Dynamic Earth if you are fond of science and technology. 
Make sure to keep your camera ready always so you can capture the best. Pass by the iconic landmarks and corners in Edinburgh. Hop off and explore at your pace. Get on the bus at any time you want. 
Majestic Tour:
Uncover the best of Edinburgh on a hop-on hop-off bus tour. This is a flexible tour and the ticket is valid for 24 hours. Create your itinerary and discover different attractions. All the stops are strategically located so you can hop off any time you want. Visit attractions like Scottish Parliament, the Royal Yacht Britannia, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, and others. 
Know about different landmarks and enjoy the audio commentary. This tour is hassle-free and budget-friendly so you can explore Edinburgh at its best. Stops are well-placed so you can see nearby attractions and easily reach from one place to another. 
Edinburgh Tour:
The tour begins along Princes Street and drives along Canongate. En route, you can see the Scottish Parliament and Calton Hill. You will pass by the Palace of Holyroodhouse, the official residence of the Queen in Scotland. Witness the castle, a popular attraction in Edinburgh. This iconic landmark lies atop an extinct volcano and takes you to the historic era. 
See Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Mile to discover the secrets of Edinburgh hassle-free. Visit the café and feel the vibes of Edinburgh. This tour allows you to see Edinburgh like locals as you can stroll around the cobbled streets and hidden pathways. Visit the Palace of Holyroodhouse and discover State Apartments. The ancient royal gardens and Holyrood Abbey are must-visit landmarks. You can see every hook and corner of the city at your pace. 
Get ready to witness the best of Edinburgh with this tour.


Edinburgh Tour:
Schedule: 09:00 - 18:00
Frequency: Every 15-20 mins
Duration: 75 mins
Bus Departs from St Andrew Square bus stop, North Side, Edinburgh EH2 1AF.
Majestic Tour:
Schedule: 09:20-15:50
Frequency: Every 30 mins
Duration: 75 mins
Bus Departs from St Andrew Square bus stop, North Side, Edinburgh EH2 1AF.
City Sightseeing Edinburgh:
Schedule: 09:10 - 16:00
Frequency: Every 30 mins
Duration: 75 mins
Bus Departs from St Andrew Square bus stop, North Side, Edinburgh EH2 1AF.


  • 24 Hours Hop-On Hop-Off Pass
  • Valid for Single Route (Choose Between: Edinburgh Tour, Majestic Tour OR City Sightseeing Edinburgh)
  • Commentary through headphones in English, French , German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese and Russian
  • Headphones
  • Free Wi-Fi on board
  • Discounts to access local attractions


  • Entrance Fees (Unless specified)
  • Hotel Transfers
  • Meals

Redemption Info

You can board the bus at any stop and voucher can be exchanged directly with the driver on board.
You will receive a ticket in exchange for your voucher, which you must keep until the expiry date/ tour.
Please check your ticket to know when it expires.
After exchanging your voucher for a ticket, your voucher will no longer be valid.
In loss of voucher/ticket, company is not liable for any refund.
Mobile vouchers accepted on board.
The tickets are only valid on the travel date selected date at the time of booking.
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Know Before You Go

Wheelchair Access: Yes
Onborad Wi-Fi: Yes
Pets Allowed: Small, well-behaved dogs are allowed
Infants can travel free and you do not require to book infant ticket.
Children under 5 years travel FREE (maximum 2 per paying adult)
City Tour: Choose from Edinburgh Tour, Majestic Tour OR City Sightseeing Edinburgh. Valid 24 hours, hop on and off.
Disclaimer: Due to traffic issues, public holidays, weather conditions, cruise ship arrivals and unforeseen circumstances, there might be sudden changes in the route or on the schedule. In "normal times" Edinburgh is a busy city, especially during special events, summer holidays and at weekends. Traffic congestion and road closures - may cause delays, reduced frequency and changes to the route. We’ll do all we can to provide a smooth and frequent service!
Information for Cruise Passengers:
Guests will be required to take alternative methods of transportation to reach the City Sightseeing stop number 1 St Andrew Square (Charges may apply to all transportation and is subject to availability). Guests are reminded to check on the location of the Edinburgh port before arrival.
Cruise guests arriving into Leith can collect a shuttle bus from the terminal to Waterloo Place, this is an approx. 6 minute walk from City Sightseeing Bus Stop 1.
Cruise guests arriving into South Queens ferry (Hounds Point) can collect a shuttle bus from the terminal to Charlotte Square, this is an approx. 10 minute walk from City Sightseeing Bus stop 2.
Cruise guests arriving into Newhaven will be able to pick up a local bus into central Edinburgh and will take approx. 30 minutes

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Cancellation Policy

You can now amend or cancel your ticket for free of charge upto 24 hours before the chosen travel date (During the ticket validity period.). 100% cancellation fee applied within 24 hours of travel date.
This ticket is non-transferable.

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