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The Royal Highland Show 2024

Royal Highland Centre,Ingliston
4th of March 2024, 12:00am to 23rd of June 2024, 11:59pm

The Royal Highland Show is on from Thursday 20th to Sunday 23rd June at The Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh. Doors open from 07:00 and the event finishes at 20:00 each day, except Sunday, when it finishes at 18:00.

Traffic in and around Ingliston will be busy. We expect heavy traffic particularly on the A90, A720, M8 and M90 as well as local routes. 


Visit the Edinburgh Council website for details on road closures. 

On Friday and Saturday evening, Farmer's Bash presents Royal Highland Hoolie at the Royal Highland Show which is a celebration of Scottish music featuring a lineup of fantastic Scottish traditional bands. More information about the event can be found here

Please consider active travel and public transport options, Edinburgh trams and Lothian buses will be servicing the event, so do plan your journey in advance. 

For live information regarding the event follow @HighlandCentre or @ScotlandRHShow.

You can also visit their website for full details of the event.


Event information on our website is provided to assist road users to plan their journeys and avoid disruption. Where Traffic Scotland do not host events, we work closely with the organisers to maximise your enjoyment by informing you of delays for your journey to and from the event. For information specific to each event, please contact the event venue or organiser. Traffic information for local roads can be found by contacting the local council. 



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Visit our homepage and use the map and its route checker to view any live and future disruptions that may impact your journey.

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