Buses from Edinburgh to Glasgow

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Edinburgh to Glasgow

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06:20Edinburgh, Elder Street1h1007:30Glasgow, Buchanan
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08:10Edinburgh, Elder Street1h1009:20Glasgow, Buchanan
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09:25Edinburgh, Elder Street1h1010:35Glasgow, Buchanan
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18:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h0519:35Glasgow, Buchanan
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21:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h0522:35Glasgow, Buchanan
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The fastest buses

from Edinburgh
to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for Aug 21

Fastest Journey

1h 5m

Average

1h 8m

Buses per day

5

Distance

67 km

Of the 5 bus that leave Edinburgh for Glasgow every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct bus cover the 67 km distance in an average of 1h 8m but if you time it right, some bus will get you there in just 1h 5m .

The slowest bus will take 1h 10m 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.

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18:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h0519:35Glasgow, Buchanan
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£91One-way
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21:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h0522:35Glasgow, Buchanan
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£91One-way
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09:25Edinburgh, Elder Street1h1010:35Glasgow, Buchanan
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£61One-way
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08:10Edinburgh, Elder Street1h1009:20Glasgow, Buchanan
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£61One-way
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06:20Edinburgh, Elder Street1h1007:30Glasgow, Buchanan
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£61One-way

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Prices across different modes

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Bus
Tue
Aug 20
Find prices
£9National Express
Wed
Aug 21
£16Scotrail
£6National Express
Thu
Aug 22
£16Scotrail
£5National Express
Fri
Aug 23
£15Scotrail
£6National Express
Sat
Aug 24
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£6National Express
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Aug 25
£15Scotrail
£5National Express
Mon
Aug 26
£16Scotrail
£6National Express
Tue
Aug 27
£16Scotrail
£5National Express
Wed
Aug 28
£16Scotrail
£5National Express
Thu
Aug 29
£16Scotrail
£5National Express
Fri
Aug 30
£16Scotrail
£5National Express
Sat
Aug 31
£14Scotrail
£5National Express
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Sep 1
£14Scotrail
£5National Express
Mon
Sep 2
£16Scotrail
£4National Express
Tue
Sep 3
£16Scotrail
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Wed
Sep 4
£16Scotrail
£5National Express
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Sep 5
£16Scotrail
£5National Express
Fri
Sep 6
£16Scotrail
£5National Express
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Sep 7
£15Scotrail
£5National Express
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Sep 8
£14Scotrail
£5National Express
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Sep 9
£16Scotrail
£4National Express

The cheapest buses

from Edinburgh
to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for Aug 21

Cheapest

£6

Average

£7

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Edinburgh to Glasgow will cost around £ 7 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 6.

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08:10Edinburgh, Elder Street1h1009:20Glasgow, Buchanan
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£61One-way
2nd Cheapest
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09:25Edinburgh, Elder Street1h1010:35Glasgow, Buchanan
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£61One-way
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06:20Edinburgh, Elder Street1h1007:30Glasgow, Buchanan
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£61One-way
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18:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h0519:35Glasgow, Buchanan
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£91One-way
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21:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h0522:35Glasgow, Buchanan
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£91One-way

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Journey Summary

Edinburgh to Glasgow Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
1 hours 7 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: £4
Buses depart from:Edinburgh
Bus arrives in:Glasgow
Distance:67 km
BusBus Companies:National Express

Buses from Edinburgh to Aberdeen

Buses from Edinburgh to Aberdeen are operated by National Express.

There are seven departures a day with the same timetable running seven days a week. The first departure is just after 5:00 a.m. with the last bus leaving at around midnight. The journey takes between 5 and 6.5 hours with the route involving a change of coach at Glasgow.

What are the departure and arrival points for buses from Edinburgh to Aberdeen?

Departure Station:Buses from Edinburgh to Aberdeen depart from Edinburgh Bus Station which is on Elder Street in the centre of the city. It is within walking distance of Edinburgh Waverley Station and is served by a taxi rank, local buses and tram services.

Arrival Station:Buses from Edinburgh to Aberdeen arrive at the town's bus station on Guild Street. It is located next to the town's railway station and shares its car parking, bicycle storage facilities and taxi rank. Local, regional and Aberdeen Airport shuttle bus services all operate from the bus station.

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Best fares for buses from Edinburgh to Glasgow

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Fri, Aug 23
Bus
National Express
05:201h 10m06:30
EdinburghGlasgow
Fastest Buses from Edinburgh to Glasgow by duration
Sun, Aug 25
Bus
National Express
05:351h06:35
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Thu, Aug 29
Bus
National Express
20:301h 5m21:35
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Sat, Aug 31
Bus
National Express
20:301h 5m21:35
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Return Journeys for Buses from Glasgow to Edinburgh
Thu, Aug 22
Bus
National Express
18:451h 5m19:50
GlasgowEdinburgh
Fri, Aug 23
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National Express
18:451h 5m19:50
GlasgowEdinburgh
Sat, Aug 24
Bus
National Express
18:451h 5m19:50
GlasgowEdinburgh

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Edinburgh
BusEdinburgh

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.

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