2 days consecutive travel on ScotRail services to many destinations within around one hour of Edinburgh City Centre*.

*See route maps for where you can travel on each travel pass. 
  • No need to book in advance
  • Free travel for under 5s, half price for 5-15s
  • Hop on-hop off as much as you like
  • Valid for Standard Class and Off-Peak travel
  • Your travel is flexible, but the validity period is not: the 2-day period starts on the first day of travel
  • No Railcard discounts apply
  • There’s a £10 admin fee for changes or refunds


Also covered:

  • Borders Railway – Scotland’s newest railway takes you right to the heart of Sir Walter Scott country
  • Stirling – a historic city with an impressive castle and old town
  • Linlithgow – famed for its palace and connections with Mary, Queen of Scots
  • Falkirk – go to see The Kelpies, the Antonine Wall and the Falkirk Wheel
  • North Berwick – captivating seaside town with beach and bustling high street, excellent lobster and chips, and the Scottish Seabird Centre
Participating train companies

Last updated: 10 July 2017


Edinburgh Days Out
Off-Peak only- 2 consecutive days 

Last updated: 10 July 2017


Area of validity
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Further Information


Mon – Fri: 

  • Not valid on trains timed to depart after 04.29 and before 09.15
Passengers are not permitted to join the following at Glasgow Queen Street or Central, Edinburgh or Haymarket:
  • Any service departing after 16.42 and before 18.11, except the 17.56 Edinburgh to Glasgow viaShotts.
  • The 18.15 Edinburgh (18.21 Haymarket) to Glasgow Queen Street service.
  • The 18.15 Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh service.
  • The 18.30 Edinburgh (18.34 Haymarket) to Aberdeen service.


Travel is valid anytime at the weekend.

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  • Under 5's travel free
  • Standard National Railcard discount DO NOT apply
Upgrades and Excess Eligibility
  • Only valid for travel in Standard Class
  • Upgrades to First Class are not available
  • Weekend First supplements are not valid in conjunction with City Days Out tickets
Refunds and Changes to Travel Plans
  • Refunds are available, subject to an admin fee of £10, on each unused ticket surrendered before the first date of travel
  • Customers can change their travel plans as they have unlimited travel, but they cannot change the travel validity period
  • Customers can break their journey as they have unlimited travel
Passenger note

Family Pass is 2 Adults (16 years +) and 2 Child (5-15 years) tickets

Period of availability
Saturday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Monday - Friday 09:15 - 04:29

Off-Peak travel only

Now - Until further notice

Last updated: 18 June 2018


Available to purchase
10/07/2017 - Until further notice
Buying your tickets
  • At any staffed ticket office
  • By phone on 0344 811 0141

Last updated: 18 June 2018

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Last updated:   18 June 2018