Inchcolm Abbey

Inchcolm Island, Burntisland, KY3 0UA

07918 337 097
 

Prices and opening times

Tickets for the passenger ferry to the island will need to be purchased in advance. 

Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. 

Admissions

Tickets for the passenger ferry to the island will need to be purchased in advance through either Maid of the Forth or Forth Boat Tours.

The landing fee for Inchcolm, not including a passenger ferry ticket, are below:

Ticket categories Admission price
Adult (16-64yrs) £7.50
Concession (65yrs+ and unemployed) £6.00
Child (7-15yrs) £4.50 (under 7s go free)

Opening times

1 April to 30 September: Daily, 10.30am to 5.30pm (last entry at 4.45pm).

1 to 31 October: Daily, 9.30am to 4.30pm (last entry 4pm).

Access to parts of the island may be restricted between May and August when some seabirds aggressively protect their young.

Closed

1 November to 31 March

Unexpected closures

Adverse weather or other reasons beyond our control may cause a site to close at short notice.

Before you travel, you can view current unexpected closures.

Historic Scotland

Opening times

1 Apr to 30 Sept:
Daily, 10.30am to 5.30pm (last entry at 4.45pm).

1 to 31 Oct:
Daily, 9.30am to 4.30pm (last entry 4pm).

1 Nov to 31 Mar:
Closed

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