Departs from St Andrew Square 9am-6pm

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Edinburgh City Tour

We’ve got the best seats in the house, dropping you at the door of attractions like Holyrood Distillery where you can hop-on and hop-off as much as you like in 24 or 48 We offer multilingual commentary, and a unique take on the history of Edinburgh.

We’ve got the best seats in town! This tour is the number one way to explore Scotland’s Capital.

Hop on and hop off as much as you like to truly take in the sights of our city tour:

  • Edinburgh Castle
  • The Royal Mile (or as we locals call it, The High Street!)
  • Dynamic Earth
  • Palace of Holyrood
  • The National Museum
  • Greyfriars’s Bobby
  • Grassmarket and so many more!

Click here to download our tour map.

We have ticket options to suit you, with validity for 24 or 28 hours allowing you to squeeze in as many of the sights as possible from the best seats in town with buses running every 15 minutes!

We're the not-boring bus tour, and our friendly team are here to ensure you have the very best experience of Edinburgh during your time on board, and beyond!

From £10 per adult

Departure days

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday

January — December

Contact details

Bright Bus Tours

44 Hanover Street
City of Edinburgh

Key facilities

  • Level Access
  • Pets Welcome

Tour information


  • Edinburgh
  • Edinburgh - City Centre




  • Coach


  • Large Group (31+)
  • Medium Group (17-30)
  • Small Group (1-16)


  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish


  • Adventure
  • Architecture
  • Castles
  • City
  • Family
  • History
  • Landscapes
  • Outdoor Activities

Tour prices

From £10 Per Adult £6 Per Child £9 Concession

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Prices are subject to change depending on season

Tour Stops

Bright Bus Tours

Tour company information

Bright Bus Tours

Arthur no longer has the best seat in town! You can enjoy our Edinburgh Hop-on, Hop-off City Tour and Britannia Tour for the best way to truly experience Scotland’s Capital over 24 or 48 hours. Travel between Edinburgh Castle, The Royal Mile and Royal Yacht Britannia, hopping on and off as much as you like. Sample a tipple at Holyrood Distillery or explore at Dynamic Earth before a stroll in beautiful Stockbridge, or Leith Shore. An adult tour ticket is £10 or enjoy a trip with the family for £29 plus upgrade to a 48 hour ticket for only an extra £3.

Opening times

Our Tours operate from 9am daily, 7 days a week and depart from St Andrew Square, Edinburgh.

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