Concession Price Tickets at Edinburgh International Book Festival

Since the Edinburgh International Book Festival began in 1983, it has grown rapidly to become the largest and most dynamic festival of its kind in the world.

With over 750 authors in 800 events for adults, teens and children, get ready to be inspired, enlightened, challenged and entertained.

Browse this year's fantastic programme at

Concession price tickets are available to Young Scot cardholders for events on the adult programme.

How to claim

Book online at, by phone on 0845 373 5888, or in person at Charlotte Square Gardens once the festival has opened.

Terms and conditions

Concession price tickets are not available for events on the Baillie Gifford Children's Programme.


Charlotte Square Gardens