The cheapest buses from Colchester to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 29 Oct

Cheapest

£45

Average

£46

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 Colchester to Edinburgh will cost around £ 46 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 45.

Cheapest
17:30Colchester14h10 07:40Edinburgh
1 changes
£451One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:05Colchester16h20 19:25Edinburgh
1 changes
£471One-way

Timetable Colchester to Edinburgh

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03:05Colchester16h20 19:25Edinburgh
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17:30Colchester14h10 07:40Edinburgh
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28 Oct
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£77easyJet
Fri
29 Oct
£97London North Eastern Railway
£45National Express
£60easyJet
Mon
1 Nov
£82London North Eastern Railway
£29National Express
£31easyJet
Tue
2 Nov
£62London North Eastern Railway
£26National Express
£32easyJet

The fastest buses from Colchester to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 29 Oct

Fastest Journey

14 h 10 m

Average

15 h 15 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

525 km

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

Fastest
17:30Colchester14h10 07:40Edinburgh
1 changes
£451One-way
2nd Fastest
03:05Colchester16h20 19:25Edinburgh
1 changes
£471One-way

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Coach Information from Colchester to Edinburgh

distanceDistance326 miles (525 km)
durationAverage coach duration14 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£36 (€41)
changesDirect coachYes

Coaches from Colchester to Edinburgh cover the 326 miles (525 km) long journey taking on average 14 h 10 min with our travel partners like. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £36, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £26. Travellers depart most frequently from Colchester and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.

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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest coach to Edinburgh from Colchester?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach from Colchester to Edinburgh for as little as £26  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a coach from Colchester to Edinburgh?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Colchester to Edinburgh coach prices are on average £36  one way.
What is the distance between Colchester and Edinburgh via coach?
You should expect to travel around 326 miles (525 km)  from Colchester to Edinburgh by coach.
How many hours does it take from Colchester to Edinburgh by coach?
While the time it takes to travel 326 miles (525 km) between Colchester and Edinburgh can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Colchester to Edinburgh is on average 14 h 10 min.
What is the departure coach station in Colchester and arrival coach station in Edinburgh?

When taking the coach between Colchester and Edinburgh, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Colchester, East Hill / High Street and Colchester, Stanwell Street. Your route can end in coach stations such as Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Colchester   and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.

Where is the coach station in Colchester? Where is the coach station in Edinburgh?

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called Colchester, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Colchester.

The most popular arrival coach station, Edinburgh, Elder Street, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Edinburgh.

When is the earliest coach from Colchester to Edinburgh? When is the last coach from Colchester to Edinburgh?
The earliest coach departing from Colchester to Edinburgh leaves at 16: 00. The last coach departing from Colchester to Edinburgh leaves at 17: 30. You can find the latest Colchester to Edinburgh coach times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book a coach ticket between Colchester and Edinburgh to get the best deals?
If you book Colchester to Edinburgh coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £36. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches between Colchester and Edinburgh. Look out for coach tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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