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Glasgow - Edinburgh bus information

Glasgow Edinburgh bus map

Bus Time 1h17m
Origin Glasgow, Scotland
Destination Edinburgh, Scotland
Distance 42 Miles
Cheapest bus fare: from £4.00
Bus operators: National Express, Megabus

Which coach operators should I use?

Bus tickets from Glasgow (Scotland) to Edinburgh (Scotland) are available with National Express, Megabus. We suggest you have a look at the luggage restrictions and services on board of each operator before booking your journey.

What is the price of a coach ticket for this journey?

The price of your coach will vary depending on the operator, when you travel and if you purchase your ticket in advance. The cheapest bus that we found for the next month is from £4.00.

How far is it by bus?

The bus duration can vary depending on the operator but coaches take on average 1h17m to cover the 42 miles. Taking the bus from Glasgow to Edinburgh is longer than other travel options but you should pay less.

Best prices for bus tickets Glasgow - Edinburgh

from £4.00 MORE 1h17m
from £4.25 MORE 1h21m
Other modes of transport available
Train
from £9.30 MORE 1h09m
Flights
from £61.00 MORE 8h11m

Prices calendar to travel between Glasgow and Edinburgh

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

  july september   august
monday tuesday wednesday thursday friday saturday sunday
13
14
15
16

Megabus£5

National Express£8

Loco2£10

17

Megabus£5

National Express£5

Loco2£10

18

Megabus£5

National Express£8

Loco2£10

19
20
21
22
23
24

Megabus£5

National Express£4

Loco2£10

25

Megabus£5

National Express£8

Loco2£10

26

Megabus£5

National Express£4

Loco2£13

27
28
29
30
31
01
02

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

Bus times Glasgow - Edinburgh

Leaving today? Find the next coach services to Edinburgh

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Glasgow , Buchanan Bus Station
04:00
Edinburgh , Bus Station
05:13
1h13m Megabus
Glasgow , Buchanan Bus Station
05:00
Edinburgh , Bus Station
06:07
1h07m Megabus
Glasgow
05:00
Edinburgh
06:07
1h07m National Express
Glasgow , Buchanan Bus Station
05:20
Edinburgh , Bus Station
06:30
1h10m Megabus
Glasgow , Buchanan Bus Station
05:35
Edinburgh , Bus Station
06:51
1h16m Megabus
Glasgow
05:35
Edinburgh
06:51
1h16m National Express
Glasgow , Buchanan Bus Station
05:50
Edinburgh , Bus Station
07:02
1h12m Megabus
Glasgow
06:05
Edinburgh
07:32
1h27m National Express
Glasgow , Buchanan Bus Station
06:05
Edinburgh , Bus Station
07:32
1h27m Megabus
Glasgow , Buchanan Bus Station
06:20
Edinburgh , Bus Station
07:44
1h24m Megabus
See more departures +

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, 84 services are running today and 84 tomorrow. The first bus Glasgow to Edinburgh is at 01:00. The last bus leaves at 23:59. Coach companies can adjust the schedules depending on which day you're travelling and if you're travelling during school holidays, public holidays or for a popular event.

Best time to book a Glasgow - Edinburgh bus

Coach fare depending on when you buy your ticket

£7

90

60

£7

30

£6

15

£6

7

£6

3

£7

1

£7

Same day

Days before Departure

We analysed the evolution of the prices for your coach from Glasgow to Edinburgh in order to understand the best time to get your ticket. The chart above reveals that prices do not tend to increase or decrease a lot as the date gets closer. You may pay approximately the same cost if you get your ticket beforehand or at the last minute but by buying in advance, you will make sure that seats remain available for your journey.

Best prices for your coach from Glasgow to Edinburgh

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Glasgow
Edinburgh
£4.00 24/08/2018 06:25 National Express 1 day ago
Glasgow
Edinburgh
£4.00 26/08/2018 06:25 National Express 2 days ago
Glasgow
Edinburgh
£4.00 05/09/2018 06:25 National Express 6 days ago
Glasgow
, Buchanan Bus Station
Edinburgh
, Bus Station
£4.25 11/09/2018 07:45 Megabus 16 hours ago
Glasgow
, Buchanan Bus Station
Edinburgh
, Bus Station
£4.25 11/09/2018 13:00 Megabus 16 hours ago
Glasgow
, Buchanan Bus Station
Edinburgh
, North St David Street
£4.25 11/09/2018 23:30 Megabus 16 hours ago
Glasgow
, Buchanan Bus Station
Edinburgh
, Bus Station
£4.25 11/09/2018 06:20 Megabus 16 hours ago
Glasgow
, Buchanan Bus Station
Edinburgh
, Bus Station
£4.25 11/09/2018 05:35 Megabus 16 hours ago
Glasgow
, Buchanan Bus Station
Edinburgh
, Bus Station
£4.25 11/09/2018 07:30 Megabus 16 hours ago
Glasgow
, Buchanan Bus Station
Edinburgh
, Bus Station
£4.25 11/09/2018 06:35 Megabus 16 hours ago

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