South Queensferry
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Getting to South Queensferry

Hop on a train

ScotRail run a regular train service from Edinburgh Waverly to Dalmeny Station, which takes approximately 20 minutes. It is then a 15 minute walk into South Queensferry.

Catch a bus

If travelling by bus, Lothian Country Buses service 43 runs every 20 minutes during the day Monday to Saturday, and every 30 minutes during the day on a Sunday. Catch it from the east end of Edinburgh’s Princes Street.

Take a tour

A lovely way to experience the area is with Edinburgh Bus Tours’ 3 Bridges Bus & Boat TourTaking around 3.5 hours and including a guided tour through Edinburgh’s Georgian New Town and over the Dean Bridge, on arrival at South Queensferry you’ll set sail for a 90 minute cruise of the Firth of Forth. See the impressive Edinburgh and Fife coastlines, enjoy the views of the 3 bridges and look out for seals, and if you’re really lucky, puffins.

Guide to South Queensferry

From food and drink with waterside views to year-round family-friendly events, discover more about the delights of “The Ferry”.