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Bus Edinburgh to Glasgow: Trip Overview

38
Daily Buses
12:30 AM - 11:59 PM
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures
$8
Average Ticket Price
Average Bus Trip Duration

Trip Reviews for Edinburgh - Glasgow

4.4 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travelers who booked a bus ticket from Edinburgh to Glasgow

Ratings and Reviews (17)


Sophia H.January 1, 2020 | 

Bus was nice and warm, slept the whole journey which was nice

Muhammad Murtaza M.October 15, 2019 | 

Great Services

Jemmah N.July 25, 2019 | 

Great driving, safe and careful. Staff very helpful

Matheus M.January 16, 2019 | 

Very good, clean and confotyable vehicle. On time.

Josephine D.December 11, 2018 | 

Pleasant trip

Mark C.October 21, 2018 | 

Nice uneventful ride

Elizabeth C.August 5, 2018 | 

I asked to go on an earlier bus and the staff were prompt & positive.

Sarika S.August 1, 2018 | 

It was an awesome ride

Felicia G.July 31, 2018 | 

No power outlets when said here was some

Jana N.July 14, 2018 | 

Very easy to book,favourable.

Martin S.May 13, 2018 | 

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

Rashidah B.April 18, 2018 | 

Good experience

Maria B.February 2, 2018 | 

Friendly and helpful staff.

Thomas H.January 2, 2018 | 

The buses are well maintained and the fares are very affordable.

Manivannan R.November 16, 2017 | 

Very good service

Jacob H.September 1, 2017 | 

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.

Heather M.August 3, 2017 | 

Great! Comfy seats, nice people

Edinburgh to Glasgow Buses

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Bus service from Edinburgh to Glasgow will be provided by the most trusted bus companies.

From cheap bus tickets to more luxurious buses traveling from Edinburgh to Glasgow, we offer a wide range of bus services to best suit your needs depending on how much your budget is.

Bus Companies

Bus service from Edinburgh to Glasgow are provided by Megabus and National Express.

Stations & Stops

Buses leaving from Edinburgh to Glasgow will depart from Bus Station, 11 Queen St, 23 The Mound, Barnton Junction, Bus Station, EDI Airport, EDI Airport, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom or Hanover St & Rose St.

A bus ride to Glasgow will drop you off at Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow or Hampden Park.

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses38
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures12:30 AM - 11:59 PM
Minimum Price$6
Average Ticket Price$8
Minimum Trip Duration
Average Bus Trip Duration
Bus Companies on This RouteMegabus UK, National Express

Edinburgh to Glasgow Route Map

Edinburgh to Glasgow Route Map

Frequently asked questions for your trip Edinburgh - Glasgow

How much does a bus ticket from Edinburgh to Glasgow cost?

The cheapest average bus price from Edinburgh to Glasgow is $8. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Edinburgh to Glasgow is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to raise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

How long is the bus ride from Edinburgh to Glasgow?

The average travel time between Edinburgh and Glasgow is around 1h 23m, although the fastest bus will take about 50m.This is the time it takes to travel the 42 miles that separates the two cities.

How many daily bus connections are there between Edinburgh and Glasgow?

The number of buses from Edinburgh to Glasgow can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 38 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.

Which bus companies travel from Edinburgh to Glasgow?

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

What are the departure and arrival stations when taking the bus from Edinburgh to Glasgow?

Buses traveling between Edinburgh and Glasgow leave from Bus Station or 11 Queen St and arrive at Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Hampden Park.

What are the best sights and things to do in Glasgow?

Once in Glasgow, you can start exploring the city and discover its surroundings. The top sights and things to do are A82 Road (Glasgow to Inverness), Auchentoshan Distillery, Pollok Country Park, Glasgow Cathedral, West Highland Line (Train to Mallaig).

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Bus Travel Tips

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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.

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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.

Will you be returning to Edinburgh by bus?

If you are looking for the return bus journey, check out buses from Glasgow to Edinburgh.

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