The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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4 h 40 m
4 h 40 m
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Of the 1 buses that leave Leeds for Edinburgh every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average coach duration||4 h 40 min|
|Average coach ticket price||€46 (€46)|
|Coach frequency||1 a day|
|Direct coach||Yes, there is 1 direct coach a day|
|Coach companies||Megabus, Flixbus or National Express|
Coaches from Leeds to Edinburgh cover the 261 km long journey taking on average 4 h 40 min with our travel partners like Megabus, Flixbus or National Express. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as €16, but the average price of coach tickets is €46. Travellers depart most frequently from Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.
FlixBus and National Express coaches will get you to Edinburgh from Leeds from €16. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Leeds - Edinburgh coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.
When departing from Leeds, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop, Leeds, Coach Station and Leeds, York Street (Travel Centre). When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your route in coach stations like Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, York Place (Stop YJ).
Omio customers book a coach from Leeds Railway Station to Edinburgh, Elder Street most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called Leeds Railway Station, is located 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre of Leeds.
The most popular arrival coach station, Edinburgh, Elder Street, is located 0.6 miles (882 m) away from the city centre of Edinburgh.
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