Manchester to Edinburgh bus

Manchester - Edinburgh bus information

Manchester Edinburgh bus map

Bus Time 6h54m
Origin Manchester, England
Destination Edinburgh, Scotland
Distance 175 Miles
Cheapest bus fare: from £14.80
Bus operators: National Express, FlixBus
  • Bus tickets from Manchester (England) to Edinburgh (Scotland) can be provided by National Express, FlixBus. We recommend you to have a look at the luggage policies and services on board of each company before purchasing your ticket.
  • The price of your bus will vary depending on the operator, when you travel and if you buy your ticket in advance. The cheapest coach that we found to travel in the next month is from £14.80.
  • If coach travel is almost always least expensive than travelling by plane or travelling by train, it is longer. As an example, the average coach duration to travel by bus from Manchester to Edinburgh is 6h54m. The distance of the journey is approximately 175 miles.

Best prices for bus tickets Manchester - Edinburgh

from £14.80 MORE 7h20m
from €22.48 MORE 14h47m
Other modes of transport available
Train
from £29.40 MORE 3h36m
Flights
from £15.80 MORE 9h50m

Prices calendar to travel between Manchester and Edinburgh

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

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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 Manchester - Edinburgh

Leaving today? Find the next coach services to Edinburgh

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Manchester (Shudehill Interchange)
18:20
Edinburgh
07:30
13h10m FlixBus
Tomorrow
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
10:30
Edinburgh
17:15
6h45m National Express
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
11:00
Edinburgh
18:55
7h55m National Express
Wednesday 25 May
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
10:30
Edinburgh
17:15
6h45m National Express
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
11:00
Edinburgh
18:55
7h55m 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

Looking at our data, 3 services are being operated today and 2 tomorrow. The first bus Manchester to Edinburgh departs at 10:30. The last one leaves at 18:20. Coach companies may adapt the first and last departure hours depending on which day you're travelling as well as if you're travelling during the holiday season, public holidays or for a popular event.

Best time to book a Manchester - Edinburgh bus

Bus fare depending on when you buy your ticket

£18

90

£13

60

£18

30

£21

15

£18

7

£22

3

£22

1

£25

Same day

Days before Departure

As you can note in the graph above, the price of the ticket for a coach from Manchester to Edinburgh is more expensive as you approach your travel date. Buying your ticket early can help you pay less as well as avoiding missing the bus because there are no tickets left. It is 50% cheaper to purchase your seat 2 months in advance (from £13) rather than on the day you're travelling (from £25).

The results take into account the best fares found, when booking early versus on the day on you intend to travel, in the past 6 months.

Best prices for your coach from Manchester to Edinburgh

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
Edinburgh
£14.80 25/05/2022 10:30 National Express 3 days ago
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
Edinburgh
£14.80 14/06/2022 10:30 National Express 5 days ago
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
Edinburgh
£16.50 18/06/2022 10:30 National Express 1 day ago
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
Edinburgh
£16.50 16/06/2022 10:30 National Express 3 days ago
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
Edinburgh
£16.50 15/06/2022 10:30 National Express 4 days ago
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
Edinburgh
£18.20 26/05/2022 10:30 National Express 3 days ago
Manchester
(Shudehill Interchange)
Edinburgh
€22.48 23/05/2022 18:20 FlixBus 5 days ago
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
Edinburgh
£23.00 18/06/2022 11:00 National Express 1 day ago
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
Edinburgh
£23.00 17/06/2022 11:00 National Express 2 days ago
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
Edinburgh
£23.00 16/06/2022 11:00 National Express 3 days ago

Best prices found for the next 180 days.

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