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Boat Reservations and Tickets

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Opening times

Due to limited capacity, it is strongly recommended to reserve your visit online to guarantee entry and avoid disappointment.

1 Apr to 30 Sept:
Daily, 10am to 4.15pm (last outward sailing)

1 to 31 Oct:
Daily, 10am to 3.15pm (last outward sailing)

1 Nov to 31 Mar:



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 we would strongly recommend that bookings are made in advance to avoid disappointment.

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