Kingsbarns & Darnley's Distillery Ticket Portal

FAQs / Help

Where is Kingsbarns Distillery?

East Newhall Farm, Kingsbarns, KY16 8QE


How do I get there?

Bus information: Bus service 95 stops at the bottm of our drive; ask the driver for the 'Cambo' busstop

Train information: There are regular trains to Leuchars from Dundee and Edinburgh, ones at the trainstation a bus can take you to St Andrews and then the distillery. Taxi's are available as well.

Taxi information: There are a host of local taxi companies that can take you to the distillery.

What are the opening hours?

7 days a week (closed 25/26 December and 1/2 January)

Cafe closes as last tour starts.

Please see the booking system for tour times and availability

What experiences are on offer?

Whisky Tours:

Kingsbarns Tour

Dream to Dram Tour

19th Hole Tour


Gin Tours:

Discover Darnley’s Tour

GINspiration Experience

Gin School – 'Distil Your Own' Experience


Whisky Dinners, private functions

Do I need to book in advance?

We strongly advise booking in advance to avoid disappointment.

We will do our best to accommodate guests who have not booked online, but we cannot guarantee entry unless an online booking has been made.

What payment methods do you accept?

We accept all major credit and debit cards, and payments in £ sterling. We cannot accept cheques.

Is there a café?

Yes, we have a café on site selling local produce including hot and cold drinks, light lunches and cakes.

Is there a shop?

Yes, we have a shop on site selling all of our whisky and gin selections, branded merchandise, gifts, books and clothing.

Can I take photos on the experience?

Yes, we encourage you to take photos and share on your social media accounts. The only place you are not permitted to take photographs or videos is next to the stills and spirit safe.

Can I bring my children?

Children are welcome as long as accompanied by an adult, though we recommend not to bring under 8's for safety reasons

Is the distillery accessible for disabled guests?

Yes, Kingsbarns Distillery and Darnley’s cottage are fully accessible for disabled guests.

I have special requirements for my experience, who can I contact?

Please contact with your requirements and we will do our best to accommodate.