Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Lothian Road, Edinburgh, EH1 2EA

Telephone: 0131 228 1155

Box office opening hours

Box Office opening hours:

10.00am-5.30pm Monday to Saturday and on concert evenings until 30 minutes after the event starts.

10.00am-5.30pm Monday to Saturday.

All major credit cards accepted.

Telephone and online bookings carry a £1 transaction fee. Tickets for collection are available from the Box Office from one hour before the performance.

Please note: An allocation of tickets for SCO concerts at the Usher Hall is available from the Usher Hall Box Office in person, by phone and online.

Tickets also available from the Queen’s Hall Box Office.


The Usher Hall is one of the world's finest concert halls.  Situated on Lothian Road, just a 5 minute walk from Princes Street, the Grade A listed building is renowned for its excellent acoustics and beautiful decor. The Hall has recently undergone renovation, and its new glass extension provides an open, friendly space with a café and box office. Access to all levels is easier with the introduction of lifts and a stunning new spiral staircase, as well as significant improvements to cloakroom and washroom facilities.


Tickets and discounts


Pricing information

Seating and venue information

Usher Hall, Edinburgh seating plan

Senior Citizens
£2 off standard prices.

Children, Students and Unemployed People
£5 for any ticket.

People with a Disability
50% off standard ticket prices for people with a disability and a carer.

Please note: All discounts are subject to availability. We regret that tickets are non-refundable. Every effort is made to ensure that all information is correct at time of going to press. The SCO does, however, reserve the right to change dates, artists or programmes if necessary.

People with disabilities

There is level access to the ground floor. There is lift access to all levels of the hall. Ten wheelchair spaces with companion seats are available in the stalls. There are two unisex accessible toilets available. Staff are available to assist.

Guide dogs and hearing dogs are welcome

An induction loop/infrared system is fitted for people with hearing difficulties.

Please notify the box office when booking.

Getting here

The Usher Hall is on Lothian Road, in the west end of Edinburgh, between the Royal Lyceum and Traverse Theatres. The Hall is a 5 minute walk from Princes Street. Walking up Lothian Road from Princes Street, the Hall is on the left, opposite Festival Square. Many local bus services stop on Lothian Road, 25m from entrance.

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