Find us at North Berwick Harbour!
Our address is: Scottish Seabird Centre, North Berwick, EH39 4SS
Use Traveline +44 (0)871 2002233 to plan your trip.
Also check out the Car Free Tourism website for lots of top travelling tips.
Walking and cycling
The Scottish Seabird Centre forms part of the John Muir Way. We have bike racks and the North Berwick train is specially equipped with additional bike storage.
Fast, 35 minute journey from Edinburgh Waverley. Check train times HERE or by calling +44 (0)8457 550033.
We offer a 20% discount for the Discovery Centre with a valid train ticket for that day,
The Seabird Centre is a 15 minute walk from North Berwick train station: this walk is downhill to the Centre and uphill back to the station.
Local taxi companies: Jim's Taxis +44 (0)1620 894900 and A2B Taxis +44 (0)1620 895000.
Transport around East Lothian is provided by East Coast Buses, Eve Coaches and Prentice Coaches. We offer a 20% discount for the Discovery Centre with a valid East Coast Buses ticket for that day.
Only 25 miles/ 40kms from the centre of Edinburgh, the Scottish Seabird Centre and North Berwick are signposted from the A1. Get directions from your location here.
Follow the brown tourist signs to the Seabird Centre’s pay-and-display car park, we are 5 minutes walk from here. Just head for the sea!
The rates are £2 per hour or £7 per day, and FREE from October to February. Payments can be made by cash or by phone. With phone payments there is no ticket to display. All parking income supports the work of the charity.
Please note, there is disabled parking adjacent to the Centre and in the Centre's car park.
We have been advised that the council will close Quality Street, approximately between the chip shop and the RNLI, on Monday 13 March to Friday 17 March and again on Monday 20 March to Friday 24 March, between the hours of 09:00 and 16:00, for resurfacing works. Diversions will be in place.