The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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11 h 50 m
13 h 32 m
Buses per day
Of the 2 buses that leave Basingstoke for Edinburgh every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average coach duration||11 h 50 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£45 (€50)|
|Coach frequency||1 a day|
|Direct coach||Yes, there is 1 direct coach a day|
|Coach companies||National Express, Flixbus or Megabus UK|
Coaches from Basingstoke to Edinburgh cover the 334 miles long journey taking on average 11 h 50 min with our travel partners like National Express, Flixbus or Megabus UK. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £45, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £42. Travellers depart most frequently from Basingstoke and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.
For as little as £42 you can travel by coach to Edinburgh from Basingstoke with National Express and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.
National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Basingstoke - Edinburgh coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.
Coach information from Basingstoke to Edinburgh with National Express:
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Some of the Basingstoke coach stations to Edinburgh you can start your journey from include Basingstoke, Railway Station (stop Y), Basingstoke, Churchill Way East and Basingstoke. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Edinburgh include Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, York Place (Stop YJ).
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Basingstoke and arriving in Edinburgh, Elder Street.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their coaches from Basingstoke and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre to get to this coach station.
Passengers arriving in Edinburgh most often arrive at Edinburgh, Elder Street and need to travel around 0.6 miles (882 m) from this coach station to the city centre.
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