Bus to Edinburgh

Book a bus ticket to or from Edinburgh

Here is the list of bus companies offering cheap coach tickets to Edinburgh:

National Express

The coach operator from the UK National Express offers bus services for your journey to or from Edinburgh all year round.


Megabus is operating intercity coach travel across the United Kingdom. It offers fares from one pound (with 50p booking fee) to and from Edinburgh.

Travel information for your coach to Edinburgh

To prepare your next travel by bus to Edinburgh check here is few information to help you get ready for the departure day.

National Express, Megabus request their passengers to come at least 30 minutes before bus departure. 15 minutes before, boarding of the Edinburgh bus is no longer assured.

Generally, National Express, Megabus authorize you to pick into the coach up to Edinburgh 3 baggage: 2 luggage in the baggage hold and 1 piece of hand baggage on the bus. Coach companies ask you to have 20kg maximum per suitcase, if this weight is upper you will have to pay some fees.

Do you have to cancel your bus travel to or from Edinburgh? Do you want insurance for your baggage or to be repatriated during the trip? Check at information about National Express, Megabus insurance for your trip to and from Edinburgh on the websites of the companies.

If you purchase a bus ticket using a coachcard, check that you hold your discount card with you when travelling. Be careful, if you don’t have it that invalidates your ticket and coach access will be denied.

Today National Express, Megabus coaches offer more and more high quality service. Most of buses are equipped with comfortable seats, toilets and air conditioning. On some routes, Wi-fi is available allowing you to utilize your laptop and tablet during your journey.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Discover the best of Edinburgh by visiting these 6 points of interests

  • Royal Yacht Britannia
  • Edinburgh Castle
  • Holyrood Palace
  • Edinburgh Old Town
  • National Museum of Scotland
  • Arthur's Seat

Organizing a trip when travelling to a new city can be long. We want to provide you with some popular places that you can visit, whether you are coming for a short break or holidays. Depending on your preferences, you should then be able to make your own itinerary and choose whether you want to go to all of these places or only some of them.

One of the most popular attraction of Edinburgh is Royal Yacht Britannia. If you only got the time to visit 1 place, you should go to this one. We will also recommend you to visit Edinburgh Old Town and Edinburgh Castle which are also famous and great for visitors. If you got more time, Edinburgh is also a great starting place to experience Eastern Scotland.

You might also carry on your itinerary with National Museum of Scotland which is another opportunity to explore the city.

If you still have some time, you should visit the Holyrood Palace which is also appreciated by travellers.

Our last advice if you wish to have a full picture of the city will be the Arthur's Seat. Do not forget to check out the events, festivals or concerts that you can attend during your trip as it should enable you to meet locals who might be able to provide you with more tips.

Last searches for buses to Edinburgh

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Newcastle upon Tyne
Newcastle (upon Tyne), John Dobson Street
, Bus Station
£15.80 16/05/2021 16:20 Megabus 18 hours ago
, Bus Station
, Bus Station
£10.20 16/05/2021 20:45 Megabus 18 hours ago
, Seagate Bus Station
, Bus Station
£6.90 16/05/2021 09:20 Megabus 18 hours ago
, Buchanan Bus Station
, Bus Station
£4.10 16/05/2021 15:15 Megabus 18 hours ago
, Bus Station
, Bus Station
£10.60 16/05/2021 19:25 Megabus 18 hours ago
, City Bus Station, Stand 1
, Bus Station
£25.80 16/05/2021 14:00 Megabus 18 hours ago
, Victoria Coach Station
, Bus Station
£32.70 16/05/2021 09:30 Megabus 18 hours ago
, Broxden Park and Ride
, Bus Station
£5.80 16/05/2021 18:00 Megabus 18 hours ago
Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange
, Bus Station
£27.90 16/05/2021 13:00 Megabus 18 hours ago
, Goosecroft Bus Station
, Bus Station
£4.00 16/05/2021 11:20 Megabus 18 hours ago

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