Free and Easy Edinburgh Rail Day Trip from London

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What To Expect

Witness one of the most beautiful cityscapes in the world as you take a trip from London to Edinburgh and see the perfect balance between all things traditional and contemporary.


Tours in Edinburgh from London
Departs From:
Meeting Point:
Kings Cross Railway Station
15 hours and 30 minutes
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 6:30 AM
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Welcome and Departure

Arrive at King's Cross station at 06:30 for your 07:00 train to Edinburgh. Meet your Golden Tours representative by the ticket office, who will check you in and escort you to your reserved seats. Arrive into Edinburgh at 11:32.

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 17:30, arriving back in London at 22:18.


  • Return train tickets to Edinburgh with reserved seats

  • Entry to Edinburgh Castle

  • Open top bus tour

  • Time for shopping

  • Free city map

  • Refreshments served in your seat (for first class option only)


  • Meals and drinks (unless specified)

  • Personal expenses

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Optional activity costs

Please Note

  • The tour is unescorted.

  • No refund is allowed once booked.

  • Please make sure you book this tour 2 days before your preferred tour date.

  • During the off peak season, this tour may be subject to cancellation, in which case alternatives/tour upgrades will be offered. Please call at least 24 hours prior to departure to confirm schedule.

Cancellation Policy

  • 25% Cancellation Fee (75% reimbursement): 46 days prior to date of activity.
  • 50% Cancellation Fee (50% reimbursement): between 16 to 45 days prior to date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (no reimbursement): 15 days or less prior to date of activity.

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