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.


BlaBlaBus / OUIBUS is a French company providing bus services in Europe including to and from Edinburgh. Comfortable seats, individual lighting, limited Wi-Fi and power sockets are available onboard.

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, BlaBlaBus demand their passengers to arrive at least 30 minutes before bus departure. 15 minutes before, boarding of the Edinburgh bus is no longer ensured.

Usually, National Express, Megabus, BlaBlaBus allow you to pick into the coach up to Edinburgh 3 baggage: 2 luggage in the baggage hold and 1 piece of hand baggage on board. Coach companies request from you to have 20kg maximum per baggage, if this weight is not respected you will have to pay some fees.

Do you have to cancel your bus journey to or from Edinburgh? Do you want insurance for your baggage or to be repatriated during the travel? Take a look at information about National Express, Megabus, BlaBlaBus insurance for your travel 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, BlaBlaBus coaches offer more and more high quality service. The majority of coaches are equipped with comfortable seats, toilets and air conditioning. On some lines, Wi-fi is available allowing you to use your computer and tablet during your trip.

Things to do in Edinburgh

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

  • Edinburgh Old Town
  • Edinburgh Castle
  • Holyrood Palace
  • Royal Yacht Britannia
  • 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 Edinburgh Old Town. If you only got the time to visit 1 place, you should go to this one. We will also recommend you to visit Royal Yacht Britannia 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, John Dobson Street
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£8.10 01/09/2020 04:50 Megabus 6 hours ago
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£10.20 01/09/2020 20:45 Megabus 6 hours ago
, Seagate Bus Station
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£4.10 01/09/2020 15:15 Megabus 7 hours ago
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£10.60 01/09/2020 19:25 Megabus 7 hours ago
, City Bus Station, Stand 1
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£18.00 01/09/2020 14:00 Megabus 7 hours ago
, Victoria Coach Station
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£19.80 01/09/2020 23:00 Megabus 7 hours ago
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£5.80 01/09/2020 18:00 Megabus 7 hours ago
Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange
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£33.80 01/09/2020 02:30 Megabus 7 hours ago
, Goosecroft Bus Station
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£4.00 01/09/2020 09:20 Megabus 7 hours ago

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