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Opening times

1 April to 30 September:
Monday to Sunday, 10am to 4.15pm (last outward sailing)

1 to 31 October:
Monday to Sunday, 10am to 3.15pm (last outward sailing)

1 November to 31 March:

Due to limited capacity we recommend all visits to Lochleven Castle be booked in advance.

Check here for unexpected closures

Getting there

Lochleven Castle
Pier Road
KY13 8UF

National Grid reference: NO 137 017

Telephone: 01577 862 670

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Lochleven Castle is on an island and is reached by passenger boat from the mainland pier. The crossing takes 10 minutes and the boat holds up to 12 people at a time. All visitors must go to the ticket office on arrival.

The passenger boat can fill up fast in high season/good weather so please call in advance to check timings and availability.

Journey planners

Search for National Cycle Network routes on the Sustrans website.

Plan your journey by public transport using Traveline Scotland.

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Let us know if you spot one of our sites in the wrong location. You can email website@hes.scot.

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