Edinburgh to Inverness bus

Sun, 26 May
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Cheap coach tickets from Edinburgh to Inverness

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Megabus
15:103h58
Edinburgh
19:08Inverness, Bus Station
£201One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Megabus
16:103h53
Edinburgh
20:03Inverness, Bus Station
£201One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Megabus
11:103h58
Edinburgh
15:08Inverness, Bus Station
£201One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Megabus
19:103h58
Edinburgh
23:08Inverness, Bus Station
£201One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Megabus
14:103h48
Edinburgh
17:58Inverness, Bus Station
£201One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableEdinburgh to Inverness

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, 26 May
Megabus
07:104h01
Edinburgh
11:11Inverness, Bus Station
0 changes
Megabus
07:304h28
Edinburgh
11:58Inverness, Bus Station
1 change
Megabus
08:103h48
Edinburgh
11:58Inverness, Bus Station
0 changes
Megabus
09:104h18
Edinburgh
13:28Inverness, Bus Station
0 changes
Megabus
09:304h28
Edinburgh
13:58Inverness, Bus Station
1 change
Megabus
10:103h48
Edinburgh
13:58Inverness, Bus Station
0 changes
Megabus
11:103h58
Edinburgh
15:08Inverness, Bus Station
0 changes
Megabus
11:304h28
Edinburgh
15:58Inverness, Bus Station
1 change
Megabus
12:103h48
Edinburgh
15:58Inverness, Bus Station
0 changes
Megabus
12:504h18
Edinburgh
17:08Inverness, Bus Station
1 change
Megabus
13:103h58
Edinburgh
17:08Inverness, Bus Station
0 changes
Megabus
13:304h28
Edinburgh
17:58Inverness, Bus Station
1 change
Megabus
14:103h48
Edinburgh
17:58Inverness, Bus Station
0 changes
Megabus
14:504h18
Edinburgh
19:08Inverness, Bus Station
1 change
Megabus
15:103h58
Edinburgh
19:08Inverness, Bus Station
0 changes
Megabus
15:304h33
Edinburgh
20:03Inverness, Bus Station
1 change
Megabus
15:504h13
Edinburgh
20:03Inverness, Bus Station
1 change
Megabus
16:103h53
Edinburgh
20:03Inverness, Bus Station
0 changes
Megabus
17:104h03
Edinburgh
21:13Inverness, Bus Station
0 changes
Megabus
17:354h28
Edinburgh
22:03Inverness, Bus Station
1 change
Megabus
18:103h53
Edinburgh
22:03Inverness, Bus Station
0 changes
Megabus
19:103h58
Edinburgh
23:08Inverness, Bus Station
0 changes

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Bus times from Edinburgh to Inverness

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 48 m

Average

4 h 7 m

Buses per day

22

Distance

181 km

Of the 22 buses that leave Edinburgh for Inverness every day 13 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Megabus
14:103h48
Edinburgh
17:58Inverness, Bus Station
£201One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Megabus
08:103h48
Edinburgh
11:58Inverness, Bus Station
£241One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Megabus
10:103h48
Edinburgh
13:58Inverness, Bus Station
£201One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Megabus
12:103h48
Edinburgh
15:58Inverness, Bus Station
£201One-way
0 changes
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Megabus
16:103h53
Edinburgh
20:03Inverness, Bus Station
£201One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Edinburgh to Inverness

distanceDistance112 miles
durationAverage coach duration3 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£21 (€23)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there is 1 direct coach a day
carriersCoach companiesMegabus, ScotRail, Bus or Caledonian Sleeper

Coaches from Edinburgh to Inverness cover the 112 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 35 min with our travel partners like Megabus, ScotRail, Bus or Caledonian Sleeper. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £21, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh, Bus Station and arrive in Inverness, Bus Station.

Coach companies: Megabus, ScotRail and Bus Edinburgh to Inverness

You can travel by coach to Inverness from Edinburgh with Megabus, ScotRail and Bus for as low as £13. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

The Caledonian Sleeper is a train service operating in the United Kingdom. It offers overnight journeys between London, Scotland, the North of England and Wales. The service is operated by Serco and consists of two types of trains: the Classic Sleeper and the Lowland Sleeper. The Classic Sleeper offers comfortable sleeping berths, while the Lowland Sleeper offers reclining seats. Both trains offer onboard facilities such as Wi-Fi, power sockets, and complimentary tea and coffee. Ticket types include Standard, First Class and Solo. Standard tickets offer access to the lounge car, while First Class tickets include access to the lounge car and complimentary breakfast. Solo tickets are available for single travellers and offer access to the lounge car and a private sleeping berth. The most popular routes for the Caledonian Sleeper are London to Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness. Passengers can also travel from London to Aberdeen, Fort William and Dundee.

Edinburgh to Inverness coach information with Caledonian Sleeper:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 14 min
  • Cheapest Price: £89
  • Caledonian Sleeper frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Edinburgh to Inverness coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Edinburgh to Inverness 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 Inverness.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Edinburgh to Inverness can start from as little as £14 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Edinburgh to Inverness is £21; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Edinburgh to Inverness coach time is 3 h 35 min   covering the 112 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Edinburgh to Inverness leaves at 10: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Edinburgh to Inverness leaves at 19: 55.
There is 1 coach a day from Edinburgh to Inverness which require at least one change with Megabus, ScotRail, Bus or Caledonian Sleeper. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
For the best Edinburgh to Inverness coach to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Megabus, ScotRail, Bus or Caledonian Sleeper. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services between Edinburgh and Inverness to compare what amenities they may offer.

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 Inverness, you can end your route in coach stations like Inverness, Bus Station and Inverness.

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 Inverness, Bus Station, located 0.2 miles (298 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a coach from Edinburgh to Inverness is July.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Edinburgh to Inverness including taking a train or coach.
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