Cheap bus tickets from Dundee to Edinburgh

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Cheapest

£9

Average

£13

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 Dundee to Edinburgh will cost around £ 13 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 9.

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16:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h40 17:55Edinburgh, Elder Street
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£91One-way
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18:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h28 19:43Edinburgh, Elder Street
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£91One-way
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22:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h29 23:44Edinburgh, Elder Street
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£91One-way
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17:25Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h38 19:03Edinburgh, Elder Street
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£91One-way
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20:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h46 22:01Edinburgh, Elder Street
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£91One-way

Bus Timetable Dundee to Edinburgh

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14:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station2h08 16:23Edinburgh, Elder Street
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15:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h40 16:55Edinburgh, Elder Street
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16:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h40 17:55Edinburgh, Elder Street
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16:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h56 18:11Edinburgh
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17:25Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h38 19:03Edinburgh, Elder Street
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18:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h28 19:43Edinburgh, Elder Street
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19:20Dundee, Seagate Bus Station2h05 21:25Edinburgh, Elder Street
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20:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h46 22:01Edinburgh, Elder Street
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22:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h56 00:11Edinburgh
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22:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h29 23:44Edinburgh, Elder Street
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Bus times from Dundee to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 28 m

Average

1 h 46 m

Buses per day

10

Distance

58 km

Of the 10 buses that leave Dundee for Edinburgh every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 58 km distance in an average of 1 h 46 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h 28 m .

The slowest buses will take 2 h 8 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
18:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h28 19:43Edinburgh, Elder Street
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£91One-way
2nd Fastest
22:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h29 23:44Edinburgh, Elder Street
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£91One-way
17:25Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h38 19:03Edinburgh, Elder Street
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£91One-way
16:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h40 17:55Edinburgh, Elder Street
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£91One-way
15:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station1h40 16:55Edinburgh, Elder Street
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£121One-way

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Overview: Coach from Dundee to Edinburgh

distanceDistance36 miles (58 km)
durationAverage coach duration1 h 29 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£8 (€9)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesMegabus or National Express

Coaches from Dundee to Edinburgh cover the 36 miles (58 km) long route taking on average 1 h 29 min with our travel partners like Megabus or National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £8, but the average price of coach tickets is £8. Travellers depart most frequently from Dundee and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.

Coach companies: National Express Dundee to Edinburgh

You can travel by coach from Dundee to Edinburgh with National Express for as low as £8. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

National Express

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 Dundee - 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.

    National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach to Edinburgh from Dundee:

    • 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.

    Travel Tips: Coach to Edinburgh from Dundee

    Take the bus to Edinburgh easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Dundee to Edinburgh.
    FAQs

    How much does a cheap coach to Edinburgh from Dundee cost?

    Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches between Dundee and Edinburgh to cost as little as £8  in the next 7 days.

    How much does the coach from Dundee to Edinburgh cost on average?

    If you’re looking to book tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Dundee to Edinburgh coach prices are on average £8  one way.

    How many miles is it from Dundee to Edinburgh by coach?

    The Dundee to Edinburgh coach distance is approximately 36 miles (58 km).

    How many hours does it take from Dundee to Edinburgh by coach?

    On average the Dundee to Edinburgh coach time is 1 h 29 min  covering the 36 miles (58 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

    What station does the Dundee to Edinburgh coach leave from? Which Edinburgh coach station do I come into from Dundee?

    There are a few coach stations in Dundee to start your journey from including Dundee, Seagate Bus Station and Dundee, Railway Station. In Edinburgh you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, York Place (Stop YJ).

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

    Where is the coach station in Dundee to go to Edinburgh? Where is the coach station in Edinburgh located?

    Passengers board the coach most frequently from Dundee, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Edinburgh, Elder Street, located 0.6 miles (881 m) away from the city centre.

    What coach companies go from Dundee to Edinburgh?

    When taking a coach from Dundee to Edinburgh, you can count on Megabus or National Express for the best way to get you to Edinburgh. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service between Dundee and Edinburgh and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

    Is there a direct coach to Edinburgh from Dundee?

    Yes, there are direct coaches from Dundee to Edinburgh, and you can find a direct coach for this trip with Megabus  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.

    What time is the earliest coach from Dundee to Edinburgh? What time is the last coach from Dundee to Edinburgh?

    The earliest coach departing from Dundee to Edinburgh leaves at 05: 05. The last coach departing from Dundee to Edinburgh leaves at 23: 35. You can find the latest Dundee to Edinburgh coach schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

    How far in advance should I buy a coach ticket from Dundee to Edinburgh to get the best deals?

    If you book a coach ticket between Dundee and Edinburgh within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £8 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets from Dundee to Edinburgh are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.