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TodayApr 15
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TomorrowApr 16
from $23
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from $23
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Edinburgh - Bus Station
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Bus Edinburgh to London: Trip Overview

Bus Edinburgh to London: Trip Overview

Average ticket price$28
Average bus trip duration9h 20m
Number of daily buses21
Earliest bus departure8:45 AM
Distance332 miles (535 km)
Latest bus departure11:59 PM

Edinburgh to London Buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Departures21
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures8:45AM - 11:59PM
Minimum Price$19
Average Ticket Price$28
Minimum Trip Duration7h1m
Average Bus Trip Duration9h20m
Distance332 miles (535 km)
Bus Companies on This RouteMegabus UK, FlixBus, National Express, Infobus
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions for your trip Edinburgh - London

You can take a bus or a train to go from Edinburgh to London. The two options are practical and sustainable ways to reach London. Another option is using carpool services and riding with fellow travelers.

On average, the trip from Edinburgh to London takes around 9h 20m, but you can get there in as little as 7h 1m with the quickest bus. This is the time it takes to travel the 332 miles (535 km) that separate the two cities.

The distance separating Edinburgh and London is 332 miles (535 km).

About 21 buses travel this route daily, provided by Megabus UK, FlixBus and National Express. Depending on the day of the week, the number of buses available from Edinburgh to London may vary. Want to make your bus journey from Edinburgh to London as smooth as possible? Busbud has got you covered! Browse schedules, pick the perfect bus for your travel style and budget - all in one place.

The bus service operates between 8:45 AM and 11:59 PM.

Most of the buses traveling from Edinburgh to London leave from Bus Station and arrive at Victoria Coach Station. These are the most popular pick-up and drop-off locations on this route, but you could find others that could be a better fit for your travel plans.

Go for the bus if you want the most cost-effective way to travel this route. The lowest price for the bus on this route is $8.

You can expect to pay around $28 for a bus ticket. In the past 30 days, prices have fluctuated between $8 and $121, so it's best to compare them to make sure you get the best deal.

Once in London, you can start exploring the city and discover its surroundings. The top sights and things to do are St Paul's Cathedral, Madame Tussauds London, Legoland Windsor, The British Museum and Kew Gardens.

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
04/12
$21
04/13
$20
04/14
$19
Today
$19
04/16
$20
04/17
$19
04/18
$20
04/19
$19
The cheapest trip from Edinburgh to London was searched and found on Apr 15, 2024 with a price of $19

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

You can expect to pay from $19 to $82 for a bus ticket from Edinburgh to London based on the last 3 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at $19 which is on 2024-04-17.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

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

From miles long of beauteous natural landscapes to impressive man-crafted sights, you're bound to be in for a visual treat on your bus trip from Edinburgh to London.

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 London 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 London.

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!

One of the longest bus route in the world goes all the way from Ontario to Alberta in Canada (with the same bus). This trip is 3,435 km or 2,135 miles long and the price is a bit under $100.

The word 'bus' is an abbreviation of 'omnibus" which means 'for all' in Latin as buses were meant to be transportation for everybody.

What's the cheapest way to go from Edinburgh to London?

The bus is the cheapest travel choice for this destination
Vehicle TypeTravel TimeAvg PriceDaily Departures
Vehicle TypeBusTravel Time9h 20mAvg Price$28Daily Departures21
Vehicle TypeTrainTravel Time4h 38mAvg Price$85Daily Departures8
Vehicle TypeCarpoolTravel Time7h 40mAvg Price$55Daily Departures1

The best way to travel between Edinburgh and London is by bus. By choosing the bus, you'll get to save some money as you travel to your destination, as ticket prices cost $28 on average. If you're on a budget, you'll find cheap tickets from $8. If you're looking for the fastest way to get to London, choose the bus, as it will take you from Edinburgh to London in about 4h 38m - that's the fastest way to get there!

Will you be returning to Edinburgh by bus?

Bus from London to Edinburgh

You can also go to London by train

Train from Edinburgh to London

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