Driver Guides

The Doulton Fountain, Glasgow

Driver Guides in Scotland

Our Driver Guides take your guests out in the guide’s vehicle for the ultimate Scottish private tour.

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Driver Guides for private, driver-guided tours

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Book an accredited driver guide with us to conduct your private driver guided tour. The guide conducts the tour and drives the vehicle, allowing your guests to fully relax and enjoy the tour.

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Take your driver guided tour anywhere in Scotland that is accessible by road vehicle. Use for day tours, city panoramic tours, extended tours, shore excursions, transfers, and more.


Driver guided tours are available to start across Scotland, including in and around:

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Suitable for small groups of up to 7 passengers per vehicle: VIPs, FIT, MICE, families, small groups, transfers, and more. Vehicles available include Mercedes V-Class, Vito, VW Transporter, and Land Rover Discovery.

Your tour, your way. We book your driver guide to work precisely to your requirements.

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Driver Guides available in 16 languages.

We offset carbon for every booking made with us as part of our Net-Zero Carbon policy.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a driver guide cost?

The exact total price for Driver Guide services varies depending on the group size, itinerary, and other requirements of the tour or service. Learn more about guideline tour guide prices / fees or please submit a booking request to get an exact cost for your walking tour.

How many passengers can driver guides carry?

Our driver guides carry a maximum of 7 passengers.

Is it possible to have a one-way tour / driver guide service?

Yes, it is possible for the Driver Guide to start your tour in one location and finish in another. In these cases travel expenses may be charged in addition to the standard driver guide fee. Please submit a booking request to get an exact cost for your one-way tour. 

How much Luggage Can Driver Guides Carry?

Available luggage capacity varies depending on the vehicle used for your tour. Please ensure that the vehicle you book with us is sufficient for your luggage space requirements.

I would like a driver-guided tour, can you create an itinerary for me?

Subject to availability we can provide basic itinerary ideas for driver guided day tours. For everything else, you must provide us with the full itinerary for the tour you require.

Are your tour guides suitable for VIPs?

Yes, absolutely. Our guides have worked with a wide range of VIPs including members of the UK Royal Family, heads of state, politicians, diplomats, athletes, elite sports teams, Holywood stars, and more. Please be specific about your requirements when booking so that we can pick the right guide for you and ensure that your clients are in excellent hands. 

How do you pick My Driver Guide?

We work directly to your requirements to carefully hand-pick expert tour guides in Scotland for you. We believe that every tour is different and therefore selecting the right guide is crucial to its success. Our staff hold extensive knowledge of our vast pool of guides and we use this to pick the right guide for you and your clients. Please tell us as much as you can about your tour, it’s theme, itinerary, and objectives to help us pick the perfect guide for you. 

Can you arrange venue tickets for my tour?

Yes, we arrange entrance tickets for various venues across Scotland, including Edinburgh and Stirling Castle, the Royal Yacht Britannia, Palace of Holyroodhouse, and more. We supply your guide with the tickets to facilitate easy and convenient entry during your tour. 

Do your guides conduct tours in [venue]?

Our tour guides conduct tours in various venues such as Edinburgh Castle, Urquhart Castle, museums, and galleries. In venues that have their own guides such as distilleries, experiences, and Edinburgh underground tours, our guides will hand over the group to the venue guides who will conduct the tour. 

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Guide Fees:
Driver Guides


2024 Guide Fee

Driver Guide Half Day (up to 4 hrs)

From £450

Driver Guide Full Day (up to 9 hrs)

From £780

Booking Fee

2024 Fee

Standard Booking Fee applies to each guide booked


RUSH Booking Fee (1 business day turnaround)


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