Bus Belfast to Edinburgh and return

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Facts about the bus from Belfast to Edinburgh

Cheapest Bus$37.39
Fastest Bus6h 35m
Earliest Bus6:30 AM
Latest Bus3:00 PM
Daily Bus Routes3 Ø
Distance142.9 miles
Bus CompaniesNational Express, Scottish Citylink, Busbud

The cheapest bus routes from Belfast to Edinburgh

Today
Tomorrow
from $42.93
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from $42.93
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from $42.93
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No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • National Express
    6:30 AM
    Belfast
    Duration 7h 15m
    1:45 PM
    Edinburgh
    from$37.39
  • National Express
    10:20 AM
    Belfast
    Duration 7h 45m
    6:05 PM
    Edinburgh
    from$37.39
  • Scottish Citylink
    11:30 AM
    Belfast Europa Bus Centre
    Duration 6h 35m
    6:05 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$42.93
  • Scottish Citylink
    9:30 AM
    Belfast Europa Bus Centre
    Duration 6h 51m
    4:21 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$42.93
  • Scottish Citylink
    8:20 AM
    Belfast Europa Bus Centre
    Duration 8h 1m
    4:21 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$42.93
  • Scottish Citylink
    1:50 PM
    Belfast Europa Bus Centre
    Duration 8h 23m
    10:13 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$42.93
  • Scottish Citylink
    3:00 PM
    Belfast Europa Bus Centre
    Duration 7h 13m
    10:13 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$42.93
  • Busbud
    6:50 AM
    Belfast Stena Terminal
    Duration 6h 55m
    1:45 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$45.21
  • Busbud
    10:40 AM
    Belfast Stena Terminal
    Duration 7h 25m
    6:05 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$45.21

The cheapest carpooling offers from Belfast to Edinburgh

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    4:40 PM
    Belfast
    Duration 6h 30m
    11:10 PM
    Edinburgh
    from$26.52

The cheapest bus routes from Edinburgh to Belfast

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • National Express
    3:00 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 7h 20m
    10:20 PM
    Belfast Stena Terminal
    from$36.62
  • National Express
    3:00 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 7h 5m
    10:05 PM
    Belfast Stena Terminal
    from$36.62
  • National Express
    11:00 AM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 7h 20m
    6:20 PM
    Belfast Stena Terminal
    from$36.62
  • Scottish Citylink
    2:15 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 7h 30m
    9:45 PM
    Belfast Europa Bus Centre
    from$42.93
  • Scottish Citylink
    2:15 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 8h 15m
    10:30 PM
    Belfast Europa Bus Centre
    from$42.93
  • Scottish Citylink
    9:45 AM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 7h 30m
    5:15 PM
    Belfast Europa Bus Centre
    from$42.93
  • Busbud
    11:00 AM
    Edinburgh
    Duration 7h 5m
    6:05 PM
    Belfast Stena Terminal
    from$45.59
  • Busbud
    3:00 PM
    Edinburgh
    Duration 7h 5m
    10:05 PM
    Belfast Stena Terminal
    from$45.59

The cheapest carpooling offers from Edinburgh to Belfast

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    12:00 PM
    Edinburgh
    Duration 6h 30m
    6:30 PM
    Belfast
    from$26.52

Information about the bus connection, amenities and services

Trying to find a bus from Belfast to Edinburgh or from Edinburgh to Belfast? Then take advantage of our bus search to find the perfect option. If you're in a hurry, choose the fastest bus route provided by Scottish Citylink, which will get you there in 6h 51m. If you want to travel without spending too much money on your way from Edinburgh to Belfast, opt for the cheapest ticket, which starts from $37.39. Simply click the "Find Now" button and enjoy the ride!
Opting for the bus for a city trip is becoming increasingly popular. It's not only affordable but it's also the green way to travel thanks to its low carbon emissions. Traveling by bus has also become as comfortable as flying or taking the train. In recent years, companies have stepped up their game when it comes to on-board amenities by offering everything from power plugs, USB plugs, to complimentary WiFi. When taking a look at the search results presented on our page, you can immediately see all features offered by all companies. For instance, complimentary WiFi can be found on board most buses operated by National Express. That way you'll be able to check your e-mails while on the road. A generous luggage allowance also belongs to the myriad features and amenities offered by today's companies. Your trip from Edinburgh to Belfast can become a lot easier if you do your research before you embark on your journey. Most companies offering bus trips from Belfast to Edinburgh, allow you to take a regular-size baggage in addition to carry-on baggage. Additional luggage or oversized luggage can usually be booked for an extra fee. Take a look at the exact location of the stations in both cities, find out about departure times and book the ideal bus! You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current special discounts for your Belfast – Edinburgh bus. The choice is yours - begin traveling smart now!
Ticket prices for the bus route Belfast - Edinburgh are currently starting from $37.39. If you book too short notice, however, the trip might set you back $42.93. This is why we suggest checking different departure times (if you're flexible timewise, that is). Sometimes you can save some dollars on top by simply taking an earlier bus. Also take a look at traveling times: while Scottish Citylink only needs 6h 51m for the whole journey, you might have to spend more time on the road when opting for other companies.

Bus stops in Belfast and Edinburgh

Stations
Queensferry Rd , Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Multrees Walk 13-14, EH1 3DQ Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Drum Brae S 103 , EH12 8TH Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
George St 47, EH2 2HN Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Greenside Row & Leith Street , Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Hanover St , EH2 2DS Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Haymarket Terrace 4, EH12 5EZ Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Maybury Rd , Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Queensferry Rd , EH4 2UP Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Edinburgh (United Kingdom)

Compare Belfast and Edinburgh

$4.14
$5.37
Belfast
Edinburgh
A cab ride in Belfast is 23% cheaper than in Edinburgh.
$2.53
$2.02
Belfast
Edinburgh
A bus fare in Belfast is 21% more expensive than in Edinburgh.
$4.48
$5.05
Belfast
Edinburgh
A large beer in Belfast is 12% cheaper than in Edinburgh.
$1.21
$1.41
Belfast
Edinburgh
A bottle of water in Belfast is 15% cheaper than in Edinburgh.
$5.46
$8.82
Belfast
Edinburgh
A meal in Belfast is 39% cheaper than in Edinburgh.

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