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.


FlixBus is a German operator that provides coaches to or from Edinburgh. Its coaches include innovative equipments to limit the emission of greenhouse gases.

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, FlixBus demand their passengers to arrive at least 30 minutes before departure for boarding. 15 minutes before, boarding of the Edinburgh bus is anymore ensured.

Generally, National Express, Megabus, FlixBus allow you to take into the coach up to Edinburgh 3 baggage: 2 baggage in the baggage hold and 1 piece of hand baggage on board. Coach companies demand you to have 20kg maximum per luggage, if this weight is heavier you will have to pay some charges.

Do you have to cancel your coach journey to or from Edinburgh? Do you want insurance for your luggage or to be repatriated during the journey? Look for information about National Express, Megabus, FlixBus 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, FlixBus buses provide more and more high quality service. The majority of coaches are equipped with comfortable seats, toilets and air conditioning. On some routes, Wi-fi is available allowing you to utilize your computer and tablet during your journey.

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
, Victoria Coach Station
, Bus Station
£10.49 30/05/2022 22:00 Megabus 1 day ago
(Dudley Street)
€18.48 14/06/2022 19:00 FlixBus 1 day ago
£18.90 20/06/2022 13:45 National Express 1 day ago
£19.40 20/06/2022 15:00 National Express 1 day ago
(city centre)
£32.40 20/06/2022 08:20 National Express 1 day ago
one bus station, canning place
£17.80 20/06/2022 07:00 National Express 1 day ago
coach station, chorlton st
£14.80 20/06/2022 10:30 National Express 1 day ago
£24.30 20/06/2022 14:20 National Express 1 day ago
station street
£32.80 20/06/2022 09:55 National Express 1 day ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Newcastle (upon Tyne), John Dobson Street
, Bus Station
£9.49 20/06/2022 04:20 Megabus 1 day ago

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