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Model of Britannia in our Visitor Centre

Britannia's Visitor Centre

The Royal Yacht Britannia, Ocean Terminal, Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6JJ, United Kingdom.
We are just 15 minutes' drive from Edinburgh city centre. Our Visitor Centre is in Ocean Terminal on the second floor.

Download our map for directions

For directions either visit Google Maps or download our map.
Download a map to locate our visitor centre within Ocean Terminal.

Travelling by bike?

Leave the car at home and cycle along the traffic-free Water of Leith. Bike racks outside Ocean Terminal. For cycle routes, see CycleStreets or Spokes. For bike hire, contact the Leith Cycle Company or Bike Trax.

Travelling by bus?

Lothian Bus services from Edinburgh city centre are 11, 22 or 35. Tickets can be purchased with correct change from the driver. A variety of single and day tickets are available to purchase in bulk online and will be posted to your requested address. You can alternatively download the Lothian Buses 'm-tickets' app which allows you to buy tickets to be shown to the driver on your mobile phone. Please note that there is a minimum spend of £10 worth of tickets on the app.

Alternatively, Majestic Tour buses depart from Waverley Bridge in Edinburgh city centre. Show your Majestic Tour Bus ticket for 10% off your Britannia admission. The Majestic Tour Bus is operated by Edinburgh Bus Tours.

Travelling by train?

The nearest train station is Edinburgh Waverley. Or, why not travel in style to Edinburgh with Orient-Express.

Travelling by car?

For satnav, our postcode is EH6 6JJ. Follow signs for Edinburgh and Leith, or North Edinburgh. Then follow brown Britannia signs. Free parking at Ocean Terminal (blue car park, level E is nearest to our Visitor Centre and has disabled spaces). For more detailed directions, please click on the links below:

From the A1
From the A68
From the A7
From the A701 (Straiton Road)
From the A702 (Biggar Road)
From the A71 (Calder Road)
From the A8
From the M8
From the M9

For live traffic updates, click here.

Travelling by plane?

Britannia is approximately 40 minutes' drive from Edinburgh Airport.

The new Lothian Bus Skylink 200 service travels directly from the airport to Britannia. Tickets can be purchased with correct change from the driver. Alternatively download the Lothian Buses 'm-tickets' app which allows you to buy tickets to be shown to the driver on your mobile phone.

For further details on transport links, please visit Edinburgh Airport Guide.

Travelling by cruise ship?

If you are berthed in Leith, our Visitor Centre is inside Ocean Terminal. 5 minutes' walk from your cruise ship.

If you are berthed at South Queensferry, take a shuttle bus to Edinburgh and catch no. 22 bus to Ocean Terminal. A taxi will cost approximately £35 and take 30 minutes to 1 hour (depending on traffic).

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