The Maid of the Forth departs from the Hawes Pier South Queensferry which is very easy to reach either by car or public transport.
The Address of our ticket office at the top of the Hawes Pier is:
Maid of the Forth, Unit 2, Hawes Pavillion, Hawes Pier,South Queensferry,Edinburgh,EH30 9TB
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There is a large free car park along the seafront in South Queensferry, the postcode for your GPS is EH30 9TB.
From Edinburgh Princes Street(opp.Boots chemist), Stagecoach 40/40A leaves every 20 mins (Journey Time is approx 35 mins), Get off the bus at the Police Station (bottom of hill) and it is a short 10mins walk along the historic High Street of South Queensferry to the Hawes Pier. www.stagecoach.com
From Edinburgh Waverley to Dalmeny Station (South Queensferry), Trains every 20 mins or less and a journey time of only 15mins. Then it is a short walk down the path from the station to the Hawes Pier under the Forth Rail Bridge. Train timetable here (£3.80 return)
Come and enjoy one of our evening cruises.Cruise and relax on the Forth with our band playing and a drink of your choice in your hand .(licensed bar onboard)
27 May Evening Folk cruise with BBQ £25 per Adult (£17 without supper) £23 concession (£15 without supper)
28 May Alloa Evening Jazz cruise with BBQ £25 per adult or £23 per concession
Tickets selling fast for these cruises please book online here www.maidoftheforth.co.uk or call 01313315000.
2016 Timetable now online
We have just published our 2016 timetable and our booking system is now taking bookings. Full details can be found on our timetable page here.
No price increases this year
Great news is that both ourselves and Historic Scotland have agreed to hold the prices the same this year, so it is still a great value day out for all the family.
Relax and enjoy a 90 min boat trip to get the best close up views of the Forth Bridges and Inchcolm Island.
You have the option of landing where you have 90 mins to explore with its historic abbey, beaches and fortifications.
Feeling a bit more adventurous? Why not book onto one of our high speed tours on board one of our Seafari Adventures Ribs.