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Bus ticket prices from Bristol to Edinburgh usually start from $16.47. With our smart bus search engine, you'll find the perfect travel option. Just pick one of the rides offered by National Express and Busbud. The fastest bus from Edinburgh to Bristol only takes . Just click the "Find Now" button, see all options and take your pick!

Bristol to Edinburgh Bus Information

Cheapest Bus$16.47
Fastest Bus10h 55m
Distance311.9 miles
Bus CompaniesNational Express
  Bus Bristol - Edinburgh    312 mi
Ø Bus connections2 x
Savings-81%

The cheapest bus routes from Bristol to Edinburgh

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Bristol
    Edinburgh
      10:25 AM
      9:30 PM
    14 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $16.47
  • Bristol
    Edinburgh
      10:25 AM
      9:30 PM
    13 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $16.47
  • Bristol
    Edinburgh
      10:25 AM
      9:30 PM
    4 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $17.11
  • Bristol
    Edinburgh
      10:25 AM
      9:30 PM
    4 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $18.83
  • Bristol
    Edinburgh
      10:25 AM
      9:30 PM
    20 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $19.06
  • Bristol
    Edinburgh
      10:25 AM
      9:30 PM
    16 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $19.06
  • Bristol
    Edinburgh
      10:25 AM
      9:30 PM
    24 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $20.74
  • Bristol
    Edinburgh
      10:25 AM
      9:20 PM
    18 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $20.74
  • Bristol
    Edinburgh
      8:30 AM
      8:50 PM
    4 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $31.30
  • Bristol
    Edinburgh
      10:25 AM
      9:30 PM
    3 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $41.68
  • Bristol
    Edinburgh
      8:30 AM
      8:17 PM
    3 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $67.44
  • Bristol
    Edinburgh
      8:00 PM
      7:40 AM
    4 Dec
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $78.24
  • Bristol
    Edinburgh
      8:00 PM
      7:35 AM
    3 Dec
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $88.53


  Carpooling Bristol - Edinburgh    312 mi

The cheapest carpooling offers from Bristol to Edinburgh

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Bristol
    Edinburgh
      11:30 AM
      6:50 PM
    19 Nov
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $53.16


  Bus Edinburgh - Bristol    312 mi
Ø Bus connections2 x
Savings-79%

The cheapest bus routes from Edinburgh to Bristol

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Edinburgh
    Bristol
      6:20 AM
      5:35 PM
    8 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $16.47
  • Edinburgh
    Bristol
      6:20 AM
      5:35 PM
    6 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $16.47
  • Edinburgh
    Bristol
      6:35 AM
      5:35 PM
    5 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $17.11
  • Edinburgh
    Bristol
      6:20 AM
      5:35 PM
    7 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $19.06
  • Edinburgh
    Bristol
      6:20 AM
      5:35 PM
    3 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $19.06
  • Edinburgh
    Bristol
      6:20 AM
      5:35 PM
    4 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $19.06
  • Edinburgh
    Bristol
      6:20 AM
      5:35 PM
    4 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $20.82
  • Edinburgh
    Bristol
      6:35 AM
      5:25 PM
    3 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $32.51
  • Edinburgh
    Bristol
      9:25 AM
      8:50 PM
    4 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $37.40
  • Edinburgh
    Bristol
      9:25 AM
      8:50 PM
    3 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $40.03
  • Edinburgh
    Bristol
      6:20 AM
      5:25 PM
    3 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $40.03
  • Edinburgh
    Bristol
      9:25 AM
      8:50 PM
    3 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $45.55
  • Edinburgh
    Bristol
      6:20 AM
      5:35 PM
    25 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $47.19
  • Edinburgh
    Bristol
      9:30 PM
      9:20 AM
    4 Dec
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $78.24


  Carpooling Edinburgh - Bristol    312 mi

The cheapest carpooling offers from Edinburgh to Bristol

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Edinburgh
    Bristol
      12:00 PM
      8:00 PM
    3 Dec
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $53.16


Current ticket prices

There's nothing you love more than a good travel bargain? Then you should definitely take a bus as it's one of the cheapest means of transportation. A bus ticket for a trip from Bristol to Edinburgh is generally inexpensive. Should you book your journey last-minute, however, you might have to pay a bit more. Here's another recommendation: make sure to take a look at travel times. Avoid spending too much time on the road by simply opting for the fastest bus.

Bus stops in Bristol and Edinburgh

  Stations
Multrees Walk 13-14, EH1 3DQ Edinburgh (United Kingdom)

More on bus features and services

Opting for the bus for a city trip is becoming increasingly popular. It's not only inexpensive 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, carriers have stepped up their game when it comes to amenities by offering everything from power plugs, USB plugs, to free WiFi. When taking a look at the search results shown on our page, you can immediately see all features offered by all carriers. For instance, free WiFi can be found on board most buses operated by National Express. That way you'll be able to chat with friends while on the road.

A generous luggage allowance also belongs to the myriad features and amenities offered by today's carriers. Your trip from Edinburgh to Bristol can become a lot easier if you do your research before you travel. Most carriers offering bus rides from Bristol to Edinburgh, allow you to take a regular-size baggage in addition to carry-on baggage. Additional luggage or bulky luggage can usually be booked for an extra fee.

Take a look at the exact location of the stops in both cities, find out about departure times and book the perfect bus! You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current special rates for your Bristol – Edinburgh bus. The choice is yours - begin traveling smart now!

Bristol and Edinburgh: Useful Info

Bristol
430,713
Edinburgh
435,791
Taxi
$5.33
$5.51
Bristol
Edinburgh
A cab ride in Bristol is 4% cheaper than in Edinburgh.
Local buses
$2.20
$2.07
Bristol
Edinburgh
A bus fare in Bristol is 6% more expensive than in Edinburgh.
Beer
$4.86
$5.19
Bristol
Edinburgh
A large beer in Bristol is 7% cheaper than in Edinburgh.
Water
$1.53
$1.45
Bristol
Edinburgh
A bottle of water in Bristol is 6% more expensive than in Edinburgh.
Meal
$9.31
$9.06
Bristol
Edinburgh
A meal in Bristol is 3% more expensive than in Edinburgh.
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