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Edinburgh - Bus Station
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Edinburgh - Airport (EDI)
Glasgow - Buchanan Bus Station
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Bus Edinburgh to Glasgow: Trip Overview

Bus Edinburgh to Glasgow: Trip Overview

Average Ticket Price$13
Average Bus Trip Duration1h 24m
Number of daily buses88
Earliest bus departure12:35 AM
Distance56 km
Latest bus departure11:59 PM
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According to multiple reviews, customers have expressed great satisfaction with the comfortable and convenient service provided by this company. Additionally, the driver has been praised for being helpful and accommodating, especially in assisting passengers with disabilities. However, there was one mention of a late confirmation email.

Megabus Edinburgh Glasgow recent customer reviews

Easy to access from airport

Mia R.October 31, 2023

Put in return but it’s taking me to Edinburgh bus station instead of airport of which I got on so not a return so have had to book a single from Glasgow Buchanan street to Edinburgh airport for £14.80 so will not be booking online again

Keith M.April 23, 2023

The driver was very nice and help us all the way with directions help with Robert being disabled

Anne M.February 16, 2023

National Express Edinburgh Glasgow recent customer reviews

Everything was ok.

Bekim I.October 13, 2023

The driver was angry, stressed, not customer friendly and almost made me miss the bus. Apart from that everything was fine.

Martin S.May 13, 2018

First driver said we had to ride the next bus, nextdriver said we could've ridden the first bus! Bathroom was broken, which was something of an inconvenience.

Jacob H.September 1, 2017
United Kingdom Bus Companies: BlaBlaBus, Union Ivkoni, Sindbad

Edinburgh to Glasgow Buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses88
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures12:35AM - 11:59PM
Minimum Price$7
Average Ticket Price$13
Minimum Trip Duration53m
Average Bus Trip Duration1h24m
Distance56 km
Bus companies on this routeMegabus UK, FlixBus, National Express
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions on the trip Edinburgh - Glasgow

The average bus ticket price from Edinburgh to Glasgow is $13. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Edinburgh to Glasgow is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

The average travel time between Edinburgh and Glasgow is around 1h 24m, although the fastest bus will take about 53m.This is the time it takes to travel the 67 km that separates the two cities.

The number of buses from Edinburgh to Glasgow can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 88 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Edinburgh to Glasgow by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

When taking the bus from Edinburgh to Glasgow, you can travel comfortably and safely with Megabus UK, FlixBus, National Express.

Buses travelling between Edinburgh and Glasgow leave from Bus Station or Edinburgh Airport and arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
The cheapest trip from Edinburgh to Glasgow was searched and found on Dec 4, 2023 with a price of CA$6

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your bus tickets from Edinburgh to Glasgow, as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from CA$6 to CA$31 for a bus ticket from Edinburgh to Glasgow based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at CA$6 which is on 2023-12-04.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

If you're abroad, study some local language. Not only could it get you out of a pickle during your bus trip from Edinburgh to Glasgow but it'll also be endearing to native speakers who will surely appreciate your effort.

Much more than a mere vehicle taking you from Edinburgh to Glasgow, riding the bus will expose you to some of the most stunning panoramas while enroute to your final bus stop.

Taking the bus creates the smallest carbon footprint compared to other modes of transport. Not to mention that buses will allow you to discover scenic gems from Edinburgh to Glasgow that are otherwise impossible to come by with a plane.

Create your own real life musical score by curating a personalized bus travel playlist - the perfect accompaniment to your bus ride from Edinburgh to Glasgow.

Did you know?

The average number of passengers on a coach bus is 32 meaning that a bus could replace a minimum of at least 30 cars!

9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.

The bus driver with the longest career in the world drove more than 2,000,000 miles and is a happy World Record holder.

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