The cheapest buses from Cheltenham to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 30 Nov

Cheapest

£30

Average

£57

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.

The average ticket from Cheltenham to Edinburgh will cost around £ 57 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 30.

Cheapest
08:00Cheltenham, Royal Well Bus Station12h30 20:30Edinburgh
1 changes
£301One-way
2nd Cheapest
18:45Cheltenham, Royal Well Bus Station13h20 08:05Edinburgh
1 changes
£591One-way
18:15Cheltenham, Royal Well Bus Station13h25 07:40Edinburgh
1 changes
£821One-way

Timetable Cheltenham to Edinburgh

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08:00Cheltenham, Royal Well Bus Station12h30 20:30Edinburgh
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18:15Cheltenham, Royal Well Bus Station13h25 07:40Edinburgh
0 changes
18:45Cheltenham, Royal Well Bus Station13h20 08:05Edinburgh
0 changes

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£72easyJet
Tue
30 Nov
£192Avanti West Coast
£30National Express
£49easyJet
Thu
2 Dec
£111Avanti West Coast
£30National Express
£54easyJet
Sun
5 Dec
£192Cross Country
£33National Express
£49easyJet

The fastest buses from Cheltenham to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 30 Nov

Fastest Journey

12 h 30 m

Average

13 h 5 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

456 km

It's difficult to get from Cheltenham to Edinburgh without changing at least once.

Fastest
08:00Cheltenham, Royal Well Bus Station12h30 20:30Edinburgh
1 changes
£301One-way
2nd Fastest
18:45Cheltenham, Royal Well Bus Station13h20 08:05Edinburgh
1 changes
£591One-way
18:15Cheltenham, Royal Well Bus Station13h25 07:40Edinburgh
1 changes
£821One-way

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National Express between Cheltenham and Edinburgh

You can travel by coach from Cheltenham to Edinburgh with National Express for as low as £30. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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Travel hassle-free between Cheltenham and Edinburgh on a coach with National Express! Omio shows you National Express coach timetables and ticket types available to help you find the cheapest and fastest route from Cheltenham to Edinburgh. National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, offering hundreds of journeys to cities, towns, and major UK airports at an affordable price. You can expect to travel 283 miles (456 km) from Cheltenham to Edinburgh on the coach and pay as low as £30 for a coach ticket.

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 Cheltenham - 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. So, book your cheap National Express coach ticket between Cheltenham and Edinburgh on Omio today and enjoy your route!

National Express 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your coach from Cheltenham to Edinburgh are the following:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

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Buses from Cheltenham to Edinburgh
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FAQs
How much does a cheap coach between Cheltenham and Edinburgh cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach from Cheltenham to Edinburgh for as little as £30  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a coach ticket from Cheltenham to Edinburgh on average?
The Cheltenham to Edinburgh coach ticket price is on average £32  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
What is the distance from Cheltenham to Edinburgh via coach?
The Cheltenham to Edinburgh coach distance is approximately 283 miles (456 km).
How long does it take from Cheltenham to Edinburgh by coach?
The Cheltenham to Edinburgh coach duration is on average 12 h 5 min, which is to be expected when travelling 283 miles (456 km) to Edinburgh from Cheltenham. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
Which coach station in Cheltenham goes to Edinburgh? Which coach station do I come into Edinburgh from Cheltenham?

There are a few coach stations in Cheltenham to start your trip from including Cheltenham, Royal Well Bus Station, Cheltenham, Clarence Street arrival (Stop 30) and Cheltenham, Arle Court. In Edinburgh you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Cheltenham Spa   and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.

Where is the Cheltenham coach station located? Where is the Edinburgh coach station located?

Passengers board their coach most frequently from Cheltenham Spa and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Edinburgh, Elder Street and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the coach station to the city centre in Edinburgh.

Which coach companies can get me from Cheltenham to Edinburgh?
For the best Cheltenham to Edinburgh coach to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services to Edinburgh from Cheltenham to compare what amenities they may offer.
How far in advance should I purchase a coach ticket from Cheltenham to Edinburgh to get the best deals?
The price of a one way coach ticket from Cheltenham to Edinburgh is on average £32 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this route. In general, you can find coach tickets from Cheltenham to Edinburgh available a few months in advance.