Bus from London to Edinburgh

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Facts about the bus from London to Edinburgh

Cheapest Bus$20.35
Fastest Bus8h 15m
Earliest Bus1:00 AM
Latest Bus11:20 PM
Daily Bus Routes2 Ø
Distance331.7 miles
Bus CompaniesNational Express, megabus
Do you want to travel by bus from London to Edinburgh?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses from London to Edinburgh and show you departure times, the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the bus have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you cheap bus tickets from London to Edinburgh over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in London and Edinburgh which will help you find your way around. We’ll also show you options for onward travel from Edinburgh, alternative destinations from London, and the most popular airport shuttles from London and Edinburgh.

The cheapest bus routes from London to Edinburgh

Today
from $22.13
Tomorrow
from $20.35
09/26
from $20.35
09/27
from $16.53
09/28
from $22.13
09/29
from $22.13

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

  • National Express
    8:00 AM
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    Duration 10h 45m
    6:45 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$20.35
  • National Express
    8:35 AM
    London - Golders Green Coach Station
    Duration 10h 10m
    6:45 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$20.35
  • megabus
    9:30 AM
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    Duration 9h 40m
    7:10 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$22.13
  • megabus
    9:30 AM
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    Duration 9h 45m
    7:15 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$22.13
  • megabus
    11:00 PM
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    Duration 8h 35m
    7:35 AM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$22.13
  • megabus
    9:50 AM
    London - Finchley Road
    Duration 9h 20m
    7:10 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$22.13
  • National Express
    8:35 PM
    London - Golders Green Coach Station
    Duration 11h 20m
    7:55 AM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$24.93
  • megabus
    9:50 AM
    London - Finchley Road
    Duration 9h 25m
    7:15 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$29.63
  • megabus
    8:00 AM
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    Duration 12h 14m
    8:14 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$31.67
  • National Express
    9:40 AM
    London - Golders Green Coach Station
    Duration 12h 10m
    9:50 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$37.90
  • megabus
    11:20 PM
    London - Finchley Road
    Duration 8h 15m
    7:35 AM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$40.95
  • National Express
    1:00 AM
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    Duration 16h 25m
    5:25 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$48.84
  • National Express
    1:00 AM
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    Duration 16h 15m
    5:15 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$48.84
  • National Express
    10:00 AM
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    Duration 11h 50m
    9:50 PM
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    from$54.69

The cheapest carpooling offers from London to Edinburgh

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

  • BlaBlaCar
    5:30 AM
    London
    Duration 8h 40m
    2:10 PM
    Edinburgh
    from$25.44
  • BlaBlaCar
    7:30 AM
    London
    Duration 8h 10m
    3:40 PM
    Edinburgh
    from$33.07
  • BlaBlaCar
    8:00 AM
    London
    Duration 7h 50m
    3:50 PM
    Edinburgh
    from$36.88
  • BlaBlaCar
    8:00 AM
    London
    Duration 8h 0m
    4:00 PM
    Edinburgh
    from$44.52

You want to go the other way? Check all offers from Edinburgh to London

Bus London to Edinburgh: Further Information

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In the search bar, we have already set London as the place of departure and Edinburgh as the destination. We have also already set a default travel date. Generally, most people book 3-7 days in advance. If you want to check a specific date, simply select the corresponding day in the calendar to update your search.
Do you already know exactly when you plan to go back? Then check your return trip straight away, and simply select your preferred date for the route from Edinburgh to London.
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You can sort your search results by price, departure and arrival time, as well as filter them according to stops or companies. Customize everything according to your needs.
By the way: For the route from London to Edinburgh, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your bus trip from London to Edinburgh!

Bus stops in London 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)

FAQs about the bus route London to Edinburgh

How much does a bus trip from London to Edinburgh cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $20.35. Compare offers to save money!

How long does a bus journey from London to Edinburgh take?

The fastest bus from London to Edinburgh starts at 8h 15m. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from London to Edinburgh?

The earliest bus to Edinburgh from London starts at 1:00 AM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from London to Edinburgh?

The latest bus trip from London to Edinburgh starts at 11:20 PM. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Is there a direct bus from London to Edinburgh?

CheckMyBus currently compares direct bus connections from London to Edinburgh. Simply use our search function to find a bus for your planned travel date that goes directly to Edinburgh from London.

What can I take with me on my bus trip from London to Edinburgh?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the bus for the London - Edinburgh route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment does the bus from London to Edinburgh have?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from London to Edinburgh on your planned travel date.

Compare London and Edinburgh

$9.52
$5.41
London
Edinburgh
A cab ride in London is 44% more expensive than in Edinburgh.
$3.18
$2.03
London
Edinburgh
A bus fare in London is 37% more expensive than in Edinburgh.
$5.72
$5.09
London
Edinburgh
A large beer in London is 12% more expensive than in Edinburgh.
$1.13
$1.42
London
Edinburgh
A bottle of water in London is 21% cheaper than in Edinburgh.
$7.97
$8.88
London
Edinburgh
A meal in London is 11% cheaper than in Edinburgh.

Bus routes from London and Edinburgh

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