Visit two Outlander sites for the price of a £8.50 return ticket.
Blackness Castle and Bo’ness Steam Railway are both on the C19 Community Bus Route from the Centre of Edinburgh Scotland’s capital city.
Leave Waterloo Place in Edinburgh at 10.15
- You arrive at Blackness Castle around 11.07 and take in the castle’s stunning location before exploring the grounds and entering the 15th-century castle commonly known as ‘the ship that never sailed’ due to its ship-like shape. Blackness Castle appeared in season 1 and 2 of Outlander and provided the setting to the Fort William headquarters of Black Jack Randall as well as featuring in the heart-wrenching scene of Jamie’s incarceration.
- Jump on the 13.37 bus to Bo’ness and Kinneil Railway where you’ll be able to stand on the very spot filming took place in 2013. Bo’ness and Kinneil Railway was transformed in season 1 of Outlander to a war-time London train station which saw Claire and Frank say their goodbyes.
- Afterwards, why not go next door to Scotland’s largest railway museum and enjoy the fun interactive displays which explain the history of the railway – trust us when we say you’re guaranteed to have a ball.
- Before you head back to Edinburgh on the 17.00 bus to Edinburgh from Bo’ness.