Dover to Edinburgh bus

Tue, 16 Apr
+ Add return
Scan to get our free app
Use our app to get live travel updates and book mobile tickets for trains, buses, flights, and ferries.
App Store
42K ratings
Google Play
136K reviews

Cheap coach tickets from Dover to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 16 Apr


The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Dover to Edinburgh is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

National Express
0 changes

Bus timetableDover to Edinburgh

Showing buses for tomorrow, Tuesday, 16 April
National Express
0 changes

This is the last bus of the day.

Find all the dates and times for this journey

Compare prices and tickets Dover to Edinburgh by coach, train or flight

16 Apr
17 Apr
18 Apr
19 Apr
20 Apr
21 Apr
22 Apr

Bus times from Dover to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 16 Apr

Fastest Journey

17 h 15 m


17 h 15 m

Buses per day



612 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Dover for Edinburgh every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

National Express
0 changes

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

National Express
Eurolines France

Overview: Coach from Dover to Edinburgh

distanceDistance379 miles
durationAverage coach duration13 h 45 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£38 (€42)
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Dover to Edinburgh cover the 379 miles long journey taking on average 13 h 45 min with our travel partners like National Express. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £27, but the average price of coach tickets is £38. Travellers depart most frequently from Dover, Pencester Road (Town Centre) and arrive in Edinburgh, Bus Station.

Coach companies: National Express Dover to Edinburgh

Find the best coaches to Edinburgh from Dover with Omio's travel partners National Express from £31. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach from Dover to Edinburgh, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from Dover to Edinburgh coach information:

  • Average Duration: 13 h 45 min
  • Cheapest Price: £31

FAQs: Dover to Edinburgh coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Dover to Edinburgh with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Dover to Edinburgh.
Cheap coach tickets from Dover to Edinburgh can start from as little as £27 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Dover to Edinburgh is £38; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Dover to Edinburgh coach travel time is 13 h 45 min   for the 379 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Dover to Edinburgh leaves at 12: 25. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Dover to Edinburgh leaves at 16: 55.
Take the Dover to Edinburgh coach with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route to Edinburgh from Dover as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Dover, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Dover, Pencester Road (Town Centre), Dover, Eastern Docks (Foot Passenger Terminal) and Dover, Eastern Docks (DFDS Ferry). When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your trip in coach stations like Edinburgh, Bus Station, Edinburgh, Barnton Junction and Edinburgh, North Bridge.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Dover, Pencester Road (Town Centre), which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Edinburgh, Bus Station, located 0.4 miles (687 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Dover to Edinburgh by coach is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Dover to Edinburgh including taking a coach, train or flight.

More options for your journey from Dover to Edinburgh

Here are some other resources that might have the information you need

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

Hand With Phone
More routes, destinations and providers