Edinburgh to Cardiff bus

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Edinburgh - Cardiff bus information

Edinburgh Cardiff bus map

Bus Time 12h51m
Origin Edinburgh, Scotland
Destination Cardiff, Wales
Distance 309 Miles
Cheapest bus fare: from £14.70
Bus operators: National Express
  • National Express is the only bus operator operating from Edinburgh (Scotland) to Cardiff (Wales).
  • Our travel data found that for the next month, and based on a standard fare without a coachcard, the lowest price across the different companies to travel by bus from Edinburgh to Cardiff is from €14.70.
  • Bus services will most of the time enable you to save money comparing to other transportation modes. Nevertheless you will have to spend on average 12h51m on the road to cover the 309 miles between Edinburgh and Cardiff.

Best prices for bus tickets Edinburgh - Cardiff

from £14.70 MORE 13h08m
Other modes of transport available
Train
from £54.50 MORE 6h58m
Flights
from £40.62 MORE 12h21m

Prices calendar to travel between Edinburgh and Cardiff

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Edinburgh to Cardiff by coach, train, carsharing and flights.

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National Express£51

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National Express£41

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Bus times Edinburgh - Cardiff

Leaving today? Here are the next bus services to Cardiff

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Edinburgh
09:25
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
21:15
11h50m National Express
Edinburgh
10:00
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
01:25
15h25m National Express
Edinburgh
21:30
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
11:30
14h00m National Express
Tomorrow
Edinburgh
06:35
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
17:20
10h45m National Express
Edinburgh
09:25
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
21:15
11h50m National Express
Edinburgh
10:15
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
01:55
15h40m National Express
Edinburgh
21:30
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
11:30
14h00m National Express

The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 bus departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

Based on our data, 4 services are available today and 4 tomorrow. The first bus Edinburgh to Cardiff leaves the station at 06:20. The last coach is at 21:30. Coach companies may vary the times depending on which day you're travelling as well as if you're travelling during the holiday season, public holidays or for a major event.

Best time to book a Edinburgh - Cardiff bus

Coach fare depending on when you purchase your ticket

£17

90

60

30

£58

15

£39

7

£36

3

£43

1

£47

Same day

Days before Departure

As you can notice in the chart above, the price of the ticket for a coach from Edinburgh to Cardiff tend to increase as the date gets closer. Purchasing your coach in advance will enable you to save money as well as avoiding missing the bus because it is full. It is 71% cheaper to get your coach 3 months in advance (from £17) as opposed to 15 days in advance (from £58).

The figures take into account the best tickets found, when booking in advance versus on the day on you intend to travel, in the past 6 months.

Best prices for your coach from Edinburgh to Cardiff

Gopili compares prices to help you find cheap bus tickets from Edinburgh to Cardiff for the coming days. You can also have a look at the prices for the Cardiff Edinburgh bus to make sure you get a seat for your return journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Edinburgh
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£15.50 13/08/2019 06:20 National Express 1 day ago
Edinburgh
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£16.10 07/08/2019 06:20 National Express 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£20.60 09/08/2019 06:20 National Express 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£20.90 05/08/2019 06:20 National Express 1 day ago
Edinburgh
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£20.90 11/08/2019 06:35 National Express 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£26.80 13/08/2019 09:25 National Express 1 day ago
Edinburgh
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£28.30 08/08/2019 06:20 National Express 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£29.00 07/08/2019 09:25 National Express 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£30.60 10/08/2019 09:25 National Express 4 days ago

Best prices found for the next 30 days.

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