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Cheap coach tickets from Edinburgh to Bristol

Showing times and prices for 14 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
FlixBus
21:0013h25
Edinburgh
10:25Bristol
£591One-way
1 change
Cheapest
FlixBus
23:4013h55
Edinburgh
13:35Bristol, City Centre
£591One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
FlixBus
09:2014h35
Edinburgh
23:55Bristol, City Centre
£671One-way
1 change
National Express
09:5513h27
Edinburgh
23:22Bristol
£681One-way
2 changes
FlixBus
23:4017h50
Edinburgh
17:30Bristol
£681One-way
2 changes

Bus timetableEdinburgh to Bristol

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National Express
09:5513h27
Edinburgh
23:22Bristol
2 changes
National Express
21:1014h16
Edinburgh
11:26Bristol
2 changes

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Bus times from Edinburgh to Bristol

Showing times and prices for 14 Apr

Fastest Journey

13 h 27 m

Average

13 h 51 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

502 km

To travel from Edinburgh to Bristol you need to make at least 2 changes.

2nd Fastest
National Express
09:5513h27
Edinburgh
23:22Bristol
£681One-way
2 changes
National Express
21:1014h16
Edinburgh
11:26Bristol
£771One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Coach from Edinburgh to Bristol

distanceDistance311 miles
durationAverage coach duration10 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£32 (€35)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there is 1 direct coach a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, FlixBus or Megabus

Coaches from Edinburgh to Bristol cover the 311 miles long journey taking on average 10 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express, FlixBus or Megabus. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £18, but the average price of coach tickets is £32. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh, Bus Station and arrive in Bristol, Airport Bus Station.

Coach companies: National Express, FlixBus and Megabus Edinburgh to Bristol

Buy your official National Express, FlixBus and Megabus coach tickets between Edinburgh and Bristol from £18 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

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 Edinburgh to Bristol, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

Buses from Edinburgh to Bristol: Journey Details

National Express Coaches operates buses from Edinburgh to Bristol, with journey times of around 11 hours. Some buses are direct, while others involve a connection at Birmingham. There are three departures a day, seven days a week, with the first bus leaving at around 6:30 a.m. and the last departure at about 9:30 p.m.

Taking the Bus from Edinburgh

Buses from Edinburgh to Bristol depart from the Elder Street Bus Station, located in the centre of the city. Lothian and First Bus operate routes from the bus station, around the city centre and out to the suburbs and airport. Edinburgh also has a new tram system as well as hourly night buses, every night of the the week. A taxi rank is also located outside the bus station.

Getting into Bristol by Bus

Bristol is a large city to the West of England, that offers its visitors lots of attractions, shopping, dining and nightlife, as well as an annual calendar of events, such as the International Balloon Festival. The city is full of Georgian and Victorian domestic, industrial and maritime architecture, including the works of Isambard Kingdom Brunel, seen in the Clifton Suspension Bridge. Also on view is Brunel's SS Great Britain, moored in the city's port area. Buses from Edinburgh to Bristol arrive at the Marlborough Street Coach Station in the city centre, which is within walking distance of Bristol's attractions. Bristol has frequent bus routes operated by First Bristol. These cover the town, the university and Bristol Airport, as well as providing a limited night service. Water ferries also operate on the River Severn and taxis are available at Marlborough Street Coach Station.

FAQs: Edinburgh to Bristol coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Edinburgh to Bristol 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 Edinburgh to Bristol.
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Cheap coach tickets from Edinburgh to Bristol can start from as little as £18 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Edinburgh to Bristol is £32; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The coach time between Edinburgh and Bristol is on average 10 h 10 min   for the 311 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Edinburgh to Bristol by coach can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Edinburgh to Bristol leaves at 08: 25. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Edinburgh to Bristol leaves at 23: 40.
There is 1 coach a day from Edinburgh to Bristol which require at least one change with National Express, FlixBus or Megabus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
For the trip from Edinburgh to Bristol you can take a coach with National Express, FlixBus or Megabus. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services to Bristol from Edinburgh on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Edinburgh, Bus Station, Edinburgh, Barnton Junction and Edinburgh, North Bridge. When arriving in Bristol, you can end your trip in coach stations like Bristol, Airport Bus Station, Bristol, Airport and Bristol, Station Approach (Temple Meads - Stop T1).

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Edinburgh, Bus Station, which is located around 0.4 miles (687 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Bristol, Airport Bus Station, located 8.9 miles (14.4 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a coach from Edinburgh to Bristol is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Edinburgh and Bristol including taking a train, coach or flight.
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