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.
This is the last bus of the day.
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14 h 40 m
15 h 5 m
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Of the 2 buses that leave Edinburgh for Cheltenham every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average coach duration||11 h 35 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£62 (€70)|
|Coach companies||National Express or Megabus UK|
Coaches from Edinburgh to Cheltenham cover the 283 miles long route taking on average 11 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus UK. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £62, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £23. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Cheltenham, Racecourse (Greenbelt Festival).
Buy your official National Express coach tickets between Edinburgh and Cheltenham from £23 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.
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 Edinburgh - Cheltenham 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.
When taking a coach from Edinburgh, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, York Place (Stop YJ). When you arrive in Cheltenham, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Cheltenham, Racecourse (Greenbelt Festival), Cheltenham, Clarence Street arrival (Stop 30) and Cheltenham, Gloucester Road / Princess Elizabeth Way.
Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Edinburgh Waverley to Cheltenham, Racecourse (Greenbelt Festival).
Passengers board the coach most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (659 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Cheltenham, Racecourse (Greenbelt Festival), located 2 miles (3.2 km) away from the city centre.
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