London to Edinburgh bus

Cheap bus tickets from London to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Oct 03

Cheapest

35

Average

50

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.

Cheapest
11:00PMLondon9h15 08:15AMEdinburgh, Elder Street
0 transfers
351One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:30PMLondon8h00 07:30AMEdinburgh, Elder Street
0 transfers
391One-way
11:30PMLondon17h45 05:15PMEdinburgh
1 transfer
591One-way
11:30PMLondon17h45 05:15PMEdinburgh
1 transfer
641One-way

Bus schedule from London to Edinburgh

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11:00PMLondon9h15 08:15AMEdinburgh, Elder Street
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11:30PMLondon8h00 07:30AMEdinburgh, Elder Street
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11:30PMLondon17h45 05:15PMEdinburgh
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11:30PMLondon17h45 05:15PMEdinburgh
1 transfer

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Bus times from London to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Oct 03

Fastest Journey

8 h

Average

13 h 11 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

534 km

Of the 4 buses that leave London for Edinburgh every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
11:30PMLondon8h00 07:30AMEdinburgh, Elder Street
0 transfers
391One-way
11:00PMLondon9h15 08:15AMEdinburgh, Elder Street
0 transfers
351One-way
11:30PMLondon17h45 05:15PMEdinburgh
1 transfer
641One-way
11:30PMLondon17h45 05:15PMEdinburgh
1 transfer
591One-way

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Overview: Coach from London to Edinburgh

distanceDistance533 km
durationAverage coach duration8 h
priceAverage coach ticket price€37 (€37)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there is 1 direct coach a day
carriersCoach companiesMegabus, National Express, Infobus or Flixbus

Coaches from London to Edinburgh cover the 533 km long route taking on average 8 h with our travel partners like Megabus, National Express, Infobus or Flixbus. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around €37, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as €16. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.

Coach companies: National Express and FlixBus London to Edinburgh

You can travel by coach to Edinburgh from London with National Express and FlixBus for as low as €16. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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FlixBus

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 London - 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.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

    FlixBus from London to Edinburgh coach information:

    • Average Duration: 9 h 10 min
    • Average Price: €67
    • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

    Travel Tips: Bus to Edinburgh from London

    Travel Tips: 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 London to Edinburgh.
    FAQs
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach between London and Edinburgh for as little as €16  in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to book your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the London to Edinburgh coach price to come in at an average of €37  one way.
    The London to Edinburgh coach distance is approximately 533 km.
    While the time it takes to travel 533 km from London to Edinburgh can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from London to Edinburgh is on average 8 h.

    Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from London Victoria   to Edinburgh, Elder Street.

    You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, London Victoria, located approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre of London. The most popular arrival coach station in Edinburgh, called Edinburgh, Elder Street, is located around 0.6 miles (882 m) away from its city centre.

    Take the London to Edinburgh coach with Megabus, National Express, Infobus or Flixbus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the trip from London to Edinburgh as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Yes, there is 1 direct coach from London to Edinburgh per day with Flixbus or Megabus  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
    The average number of coaches departing London for Edinburgh is 1 a day. The coach schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The first London to Edinburgh coach departs at 08: 00   and the last coach from London to Edinburgh leaves at 22: 30. Check out the most up-to-date London to Edinburgh coach times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    If you book London to Edinburgh coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average €37. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches between London and Edinburgh. Look out for coach tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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