Liverpool to Edinburgh bus

Cheap bus tickets from Liverpool to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Aug 14

Cheapest

99

Average

108

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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12:50AMLiverpool17h10 06:00PMEdinburgh
1 transfer
991One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:10PMLiverpool15h00 07:10AMEdinburgh
1 transfer
1171One-way

Bus schedule from Liverpool to Edinburgh

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12:50AMLiverpool17h10 06:00PMEdinburgh
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04:10PMLiverpool15h00 07:10AMEdinburgh
1 transfer

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Bus times from Liverpool to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Aug 14

Fastest Journey

15 h

Average

16 h 5 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

283 km

It's difficult to get from Liverpool to Edinburgh without transferring at least once.

Fastest
04:10PMLiverpool15h00 07:10AMEdinburgh
1 transfer
1171One-way
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12:50AMLiverpool17h10 06:00PMEdinburgh
1 transfer
991One-way

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Overview: Coach from Liverpool to Edinburgh

distanceDistance282 km
durationAverage coach duration10 h 15 min
priceAverage coach ticket price€76 (€76)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Northern Rail, Flixbus, Avanti West Coast or Megabus UK

Coaches from Liverpool to Edinburgh cover the 282 km long journey taking on average 10 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express, Northern Rail, Flixbus, Avanti West Coast or Megabus UK. 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 €53, but the average price of coach tickets is €76. Travellers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.

Coach companies: National Express, FlixBus and Northern Rail (3) Liverpool to Edinburgh

National Express, FlixBus and Northern Rail (3) coaches will get you between Liverpool and Edinburgh from €53. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

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FlixBus
Northern Rail (3)

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach to Edinburgh from Liverpool, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: €53

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.

  • Average Price: €61

Northern Trains is a publicly owned coach operator in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The coach provider operates local and regional coaches across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern coaches: Standard.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Edinburgh from Liverpool

    Take the bus to Edinburgh easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Liverpool to Edinburgh.
    FAQs
    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach to Edinburgh from Liverpool for the next 7 days starting from €53  one way.
    If you’re looking to book tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Liverpool to Edinburgh coach prices are on average €76  one way.
    The Liverpool to Edinburgh coach distance is approximately 282 km.
    On average the coach from Liverpool to Edinburgh duration is 10 h 15 min  for the 282 km long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

    There are a few coach stations in Liverpool to start your route from including Liverpool, Liverpool One, Liverpool, One Bus Station, Canning Place and Liverpool, University. In Edinburgh you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, York Place (Stop YJ).

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street   and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.

    The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this trip, called Liverpool Lime Street, is located 0.4 miles (692 m) from the city centre of Liverpool.

    The most popular arrival coach station, Edinburgh, Elder Street, is located 0.6 miles (882 m) away from the city centre of Edinburgh.

    For the trip from Liverpool to Edinburgh you can take a coach with National Express, Northern Rail, Flixbus, Avanti West Coast or Megabus UK. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from Liverpool to Edinburgh on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    The average number of coaches departing Liverpool for Edinburgh is 1 a day. The coach schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The first Liverpool to Edinburgh coach departs at 06: 00   and the last coach from Liverpool to Edinburgh leaves at 15: 27. Check out the most up-to-date Liverpool to Edinburgh coach schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    The price of a one way coach ticket from Liverpool to Edinburgh is on average €76 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this journey. In general, you can find coach tickets to Edinburgh from Liverpool available a few months in advance.

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