Edinburgh to Inverness coach

Cheap bus tickets from Edinburgh to Inverness

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Cheapest

£16

Average

£18

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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14:50Edinburgh, Elder Street4h05 18:55Inverness, Bus Station
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£161One-way
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10:50Edinburgh, Elder Street4h05 14:55Inverness, Bus Station
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£161One-way
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19:50Edinburgh, Elder Street3h55 23:45Inverness, Bus Station
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£161One-way
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12:50Edinburgh, Elder Street3h55 16:45Inverness, Bus Station
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£161One-way
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17:50Edinburgh, Elder Street4h20 22:10Inverness, Bus Station
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£161One-way

Bus Timetable Edinburgh to Inverness

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thursday, 11 August
08:00Edinburgh, Elder Street3h50 11:50Inverness, Bus Station
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10:00Edinburgh, Elder Street3h45 13:45Inverness, Bus Station
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10:50Edinburgh, Elder Street4h05 14:55Inverness, Bus Station
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12:50Edinburgh, Elder Street3h55 16:45Inverness, Bus Station
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13:50Edinburgh, Elder Street4h05 17:55Inverness, Bus Station
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14:50Edinburgh, Elder Street4h05 18:55Inverness, Bus Station
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16:00Edinburgh, Elder Street3h50 19:50Inverness, Bus Station
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16:50Edinburgh, Elder Street4h05 20:55Inverness, Bus Station
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17:50Edinburgh, Elder Street4h20 22:10Inverness, Bus Station
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19:50Edinburgh, Elder Street3h55 23:45Inverness, Bus Station
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Bus times from Edinburgh to Inverness

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Fastest Journey

3 h 45 m

Average

3 h 59 m

Buses per day

10

Distance

181 km

Of the 10 buses that leave Edinburgh for Inverness every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
10:00Edinburgh, Elder Street3h45 13:45Inverness, Bus Station
0 changes
£271One-way
2nd Fastest
08:00Edinburgh, Elder Street3h50 11:50Inverness, Bus Station
0 changes
£171One-way
2nd Fastest
16:00Edinburgh, Elder Street3h50 19:50Inverness, Bus Station
0 changes
£271One-way
19:50Edinburgh, Elder Street3h55 23:45Inverness, Bus Station
0 changes
£161One-way
12:50Edinburgh, Elder Street3h55 16:45Inverness, Bus Station
1 change
£161One-way

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Overview: Coach from Edinburgh to Inverness

distanceDistance112 miles
durationAverage coach duration3 h 50 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£16 (€18)
frequencyCoach frequency12 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 7 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesMegabus or Scotrail

Coaches from Edinburgh to Inverness cover the 112 miles long route taking on average 3 h 50 min with our travel partners like Megabus or Scotrail. Normally, there are 12 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £15, but the average price of coach tickets is £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Inverness.

Coach companies: ScotRail Edinburgh to Inverness

Find the best coaches between Edinburgh and Inverness with Omio's travel partners ScotRail from £15. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

ScotRail

Looking for coaches between Edinburgh and Inverness? ScotRail is one of the best companies to travel with on the 112 miles (180 km) journey from Edinburgh to Inverness. As an official travel partner of ScotRail, Omio quickly shows you the latest ScotRail coach timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Edinburgh to Inverness routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable ScotRail coach tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for coaches between Edinburgh and Inverness, you can quickly see if the ScotRail ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a coach. Once you’re ready, book your Edinburgh - Inverness coach now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with ScotRail!

    Travel Tips: Coach to Inverness from Edinburgh

    Take the bus to Inverness 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 Inverness.
    FAQs
    You can find a cheap coach from Edinburgh to Inverness for some dates and times for as low as £15  one way in the next 7 days.
    In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket to Inverness from Edinburgh is £16  one way.
    The distance to Inverness from Edinburgh by coach is approximately 112 miles.
    While the time it takes to travel 112 miles to Inverness from Edinburgh can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Edinburgh to Inverness is on average 3 h 50 min.

    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 Inverness, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Inverness and Inverness, Bus Station.

    Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Edinburgh Waverley   to Inverness.

    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 Inverness, located 0.1 miles (132 m) away from the city centre.

    When taking a coach from Edinburgh to Inverness, you can count on Megabus or Scotrail for the best way to get you to Inverness. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to Inverness from Edinburgh and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
    Yes, there are 7 direct coaches per day from Edinburgh to Inverness. You can look to travel with Megabus  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct coach tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
    On average, there are 12 coaches a day from Edinburgh to Inverness. The coach times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    You can take the first coach from Edinburgh to Inverness at 07: 00   or take the last coach from Edinburgh to Inverness leaving at 18: 50. Look for the latest Edinburgh Inverness coach schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this journey.
    You can find a coach to Inverness from Edinburgh to cost on average £16 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Edinburgh to Inverness coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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