Edinburgh to Glasgow coach

Cheap bus tickets from Edinburgh to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Cheapest

£6

Average

£9

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.

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09:15Edinburgh, Elder Street1h25 10:40Glasgow, Buchanan
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£61One-way
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18:45Edinburgh, Elder Street1h17 20:02Glasgow, Buchanan
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12:15Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 13:38Glasgow, Buchanan
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13:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 14:53Glasgow, Buchanan
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16:45Edinburgh, Elder Street1h35 18:20Glasgow, Buchanan
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Bus Timetable Edinburgh to Glasgow

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00:30Edinburgh1h15 01:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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00:53Edinburgh0h52 01:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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01:00Edinburgh1h15 02:15Glasgow, Buchanan
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01:23Edinburgh0h52 02:15Glasgow, Buchanan
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01:30Edinburgh1h15 02:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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01:53Edinburgh0h52 02:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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02:30Edinburgh1h15 03:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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02:53Edinburgh0h52 03:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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03:30Edinburgh1h15 04:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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03:53Edinburgh0h52 04:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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04:30Edinburgh1h15 05:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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04:53Edinburgh0h52 05:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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05:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h22 06:52Glasgow, Buchanan
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05:55Edinburgh0h56 06:51Glasgow, Buchanan
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06:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h22 07:22Glasgow, Buchanan
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06:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h26 07:56Glasgow, Buchanan
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06:45Edinburgh, Elder Street1h30 08:15Glasgow, Buchanan
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06:55Edinburgh1h00 07:55Glasgow, Buchanan
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07:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h35 08:35Glasgow, Buchanan
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07:15Edinburgh, Elder Street1h30 08:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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07:25Edinburgh1h06 08:31Glasgow, Buchanan
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07:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h33 09:03Glasgow, Buchanan
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07:55Edinburgh1h06 09:01Glasgow, Buchanan
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08:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h25 09:25Glasgow, Buchanan
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08:10Edinburgh1h10 09:20Glasgow, Buchanan
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08:15Edinburgh, Elder Street1h25 09:40Glasgow, Buchanan
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08:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h25 09:55Glasgow, Buchanan
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08:40Edinburgh1h01 09:41Glasgow, Buchanan
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08:45Edinburgh, Elder Street1h25 10:10Glasgow, Buchanan
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09:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h25 10:25Glasgow, Buchanan
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09:05Edinburgh0h56 10:01Glasgow, Buchanan
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09:15Edinburgh, Elder Street1h25 10:40Glasgow, Buchanan
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09:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h25 10:55Glasgow, Buchanan
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09:30Edinburgh0h56 10:26Glasgow, Buchanan
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09:45Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 11:08Glasgow, Buchanan
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09:55Edinburgh0h56 10:51Glasgow, Buchanan
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10:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 11:23Glasgow, Buchanan
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10:15Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 11:38Glasgow, Buchanan
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10:25Edinburgh0h56 11:21Glasgow, Buchanan
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10:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 11:53Glasgow, Buchanan
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10:45Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 12:08Glasgow, Buchanan
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10:55Edinburgh0h56 11:51Glasgow, Buchanan
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11:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 12:23Glasgow, Buchanan
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11:15Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 12:38Glasgow, Buchanan
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11:25Edinburgh0h56 12:21Glasgow, Buchanan
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11:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 12:53Glasgow, Buchanan
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11:45Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 13:08Glasgow, Buchanan
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11:55Edinburgh0h56 12:51Glasgow, Buchanan
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12:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 13:23Glasgow, Buchanan
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12:15Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 13:38Glasgow, Buchanan
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12:25Edinburgh0h56 13:21Glasgow, Buchanan
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12:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 13:53Glasgow, Buchanan
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12:45Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 14:08Glasgow, Buchanan
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12:55Edinburgh0h56 13:51Glasgow, Buchanan
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13:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 14:23Glasgow, Buchanan
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13:15Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 14:38Glasgow, Buchanan
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13:25Edinburgh0h56 14:21Glasgow, Buchanan
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13:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 14:53Glasgow, Buchanan
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13:45Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 15:08Glasgow, Buchanan
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13:55Edinburgh0h56 14:51Glasgow, Buchanan
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14:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 15:23Glasgow, Buchanan
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14:15Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 15:38Glasgow, Buchanan
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14:25Edinburgh0h56 15:21Glasgow, Buchanan
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14:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 15:53Glasgow, Buchanan
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14:45Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 16:08Glasgow, Buchanan
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15:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h29 16:29Glasgow, Buchanan
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15:15Edinburgh, Elder Street1h24 16:39Glasgow, Buchanan
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15:25Edinburgh0h56 16:21Glasgow, Buchanan
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15:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h31 17:01Glasgow, Buchanan
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15:45Edinburgh, Elder Street1h36 17:21Glasgow, Buchanan
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15:55Edinburgh0h56 16:51Glasgow, Buchanan
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16:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h45 17:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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16:15Edinburgh, Elder Street1h40 17:55Glasgow, Buchanan
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16:25Edinburgh0h56 17:21Glasgow, Buchanan
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16:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h41 18:11Glasgow, Buchanan
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16:45Edinburgh, Elder Street1h35 18:20Glasgow, Buchanan
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16:55Edinburgh0h56 17:51Glasgow, Buchanan
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17:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h38 18:38Glasgow, Buchanan
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17:15Edinburgh, Elder Street1h30 18:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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17:25Edinburgh1h10 18:35Glasgow, Buchanan
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17:25Edinburgh0h56 18:21Glasgow, Buchanan
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17:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h28 18:58Glasgow, Buchanan
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17:45Edinburgh, Elder Street1h28 19:13Glasgow, Buchanan
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17:55Edinburgh0h56 18:51Glasgow, Buchanan
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18:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h23 19:23Glasgow, Buchanan
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18:15Edinburgh, Elder Street1h21 19:36Glasgow, Buchanan
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18:25Edinburgh0h56 19:21Glasgow, Buchanan
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18:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h20 19:50Glasgow, Buchanan
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18:45Edinburgh, Elder Street1h17 20:02Glasgow, Buchanan
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18:55Edinburgh0h56 19:51Glasgow, Buchanan
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19:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h15 20:15Glasgow, Buchanan
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19:15Edinburgh, Elder Street1h15 20:30Glasgow, Buchanan
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19:25Edinburgh0h56 20:21Glasgow, Buchanan
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19:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h15 20:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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19:45Edinburgh, Elder Street1h15 21:00Glasgow, Buchanan
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20:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h15 21:15Glasgow, Buchanan
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20:25Edinburgh0h56 21:21Glasgow, Buchanan
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20:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h15 21:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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21:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h15 22:15Glasgow, Buchanan
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21:25Edinburgh0h56 22:21Glasgow, Buchanan
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21:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h15 22:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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22:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h15 23:15Glasgow, Buchanan
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22:25Edinburgh0h56 23:21Glasgow, Buchanan
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22:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h15 23:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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23:00Edinburgh, Elder Street1h15 00:15Glasgow, Buchanan
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23:25Edinburgh0h50 00:15Glasgow, Buchanan
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23:30Edinburgh, Elder Street1h13 00:43Glasgow, Buchanan
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23:59Edinburgh, Elder Street1h16 01:15Glasgow, Buchanan
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Bus times from Edinburgh to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Fastest Journey

50 m

Average

1 h 13 m

Buses per day

108

Distance

67 km

Of the 108 buses that leave Edinburgh for Glasgow every day 108 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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23:25Edinburgh0h50 00:15Glasgow, Buchanan
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£131One-way
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04:53Edinburgh0h52 05:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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£131One-way
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03:53Edinburgh0h52 04:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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£151One-way
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00:53Edinburgh0h52 01:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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02:53Edinburgh0h52 03:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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Overview: Coach from Edinburgh to Glasgow

distanceDistance41 miles
durationAverage coach duration1 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£4 (€4)
frequencyCoach frequency79 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 53 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, Megabus, Infobus or National Express

Coaches from Edinburgh to Glasgow cover the 41 miles long route taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Megabus, Infobus or National Express. Normally, there are 79 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £4, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £2. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.

Coach companies: FlixBus and National Express Edinburgh to Glasgow

You can travel by coach to Glasgow from Edinburgh with FlixBus and National Express for as low as £2. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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National Express

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

Edinburgh to Glasgow coach information with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 15 min
  • Average Price: £2
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

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

    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.

    Travel Tips: Coach to Glasgow from Edinburgh

    Take the bus to Glasgow 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 Edinburgh to Glasgow.
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    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach between Edinburgh and Glasgow for the next 7 days starting from £2  one way.
    If you are looking to purchase your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Edinburgh to Glasgow coach to cost on average £4  one way.
    The coach distance from Edinburgh to Glasgow is around 41 miles.
    On average the coach from Edinburgh to Glasgow duration is 1 h 10 min  for the 41 miles long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

    When departing from Edinburgh, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, York Place (Stop YJ). When arriving in Glasgow, you can end your journey in coach stations like Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Hampden Park and Glasgow.

    Omio customers book a coach from Edinburgh Waverley   to Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station   most frequently for this route.

    Passengers board their coach most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and travel around 0.4 miles (659 m) from the city centre to this coach station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and need to travel approximately 0.4 miles (620 m) from the coach station to the city centre in Glasgow.

    For the route from Edinburgh to Glasgow you can take a coach with Flixbus, Megabus, Infobus or National Express. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from Edinburgh to Glasgow on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Yes, there are 53 direct coaches a day between Edinburgh and Glasgow. If you’re looking for a direct coach from Edinburgh to Glasgow, consider travelling with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus. Non-stop coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your coach tickets.
    The average number of coaches departing Edinburgh for Glasgow is 79 a day. The coach schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    You can take the first coach from Edinburgh to Glasgow at 06: 15   or take the last coach from Edinburgh to Glasgow leaving at 22: 59. Look for the latest Edinburgh Glasgow coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this journey.
    If you book a coach ticket to Glasgow from Edinburgh within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £4 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets between Edinburgh and Glasgow are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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