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Cheap buses leaving today

One passenger / one way

8:00AM
1h10m
9:10AM
Glasgow - Glasgow
Cheapest
Edinburgh - Bus Station
Cheapest
7:30PM
1h20m
8:50PM
Glasgow - Glasgow
2nd Cheapest
Edinburgh - Bus Station
2nd Cheapest
4:45AM
56m
5:41AM
Glasgow - Buchanan Bus Station
Fastest
Edinburgh - Airport (EDI)
Fastest
5:15AM
56m
6:11AM
Glasgow - Buchanan Bus Station
Edinburgh - Airport (EDI)
7:55PM
1h5m
9:00PM
Glasgow - Buchanan Bus Station
Edinburgh - Bus Station
Bus Glasgow to Edinburgh: Trip Overview

Bus Glasgow to Edinburgh: Trip Overview

Average Ticket Price$15
Average Bus Trip Duration1h 24m
Number of daily buses74
Earliest bus departure12:00 AM
Distance67 km
Latest bus departure11:59 PM

Glasgow to Edinburgh Buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses74
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures12:00AM - 11:59PM
Minimum Price$7
Average Ticket Price$15
Minimum Trip Duration5m
Average Bus Trip Duration1h24m
Distance67 km
Bus companies on this routeMegabus UK, FlixBus, National Express, Infobus
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions on the trip Glasgow - Edinburgh

The average bus ticket price from Glasgow to Edinburgh is $15. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Glasgow to Edinburgh 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 Glasgow and Edinburgh is around 1h 24m, although the fastest bus will take about 5m.This is the time it takes to travel the 67 km that separates the two cities.

The number of buses from Glasgow to Edinburgh can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 74 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Glasgow to Edinburgh by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

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

Find cheapest prices for buses

Find cheapest prices for buses

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

Best price found
03-03
$20
03-04
$14
Today
$7
03-06
$7
03-07
$7
03-08
$7
03-09
$7
03-10
$7
The cheapest trip from Glasgow to Edinburgh was searched and found on Mar 5, 2024 with a price of $7

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

You can expect to pay from $7 to $32 for a bus ticket from Glasgow to Edinburgh based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at $7 which is on 2024-03-06.

Usually MEGB - SCIT will charge you higher prices for tickets closer to the departure date. To find the best prices, you should be flexible on your date of travel.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Meet and talk to locals at the bus stations while travelling from Glasgow to Edinburgh.There is no better way to get inside travel information while exploring a new city than to go straight to its people.

Start sightseeing the minute your bus leaves the station. If you're on the night bus from Glasgow to Edinburgh, get comfy and count the stars.

Buses have one of the smallest carbon footprints of motorized transport modes. A bus going from Glasgow to Edinburgh will emit less CO2 than a car or an airplane.

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

Did you know?

Did you know some bus companies in Germany offer to their passenger low-costs snacks and regional beer based on their destination? Prosit!

Did you know there are on average 4,400 intercity bus departures every day in the US only? This number has been growing for 9 years in a row, yay!

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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Train from Glasgow to Edinburgh

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