The cheapest buses from Edinburgh to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for 20 Oct

Cheapest

£24

Average

£31

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.

The average ticket from Edinburgh to Liverpool will cost around £ 31 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 24.

Cheapest
08:45Edinburgh9h35 18:20Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
1 changes
£241One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:20Edinburgh9h15 17:35Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
1 changes
£271One-way
10:45Edinburgh11h35 22:20Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
1 changes
£411One-way

Timetable Edinburgh to Liverpool

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wed, 20 Oct
08:20Edinburgh9h15 17:35Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
0 changes
08:45Edinburgh9h35 18:20Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
0 changes
10:45Edinburgh11h35 22:20Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
0 changes

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Tue
19 Oct
£56Avanti West Coast
£26National Express
Wed
20 Oct
£56Avanti West Coast
£24National Express
Thu
21 Oct
£56Avanti West Coast
£23National Express
Fri
22 Oct
£56Avanti West Coast
£31National Express
Sat
23 Oct
£95Avanti West Coast
£32National Express
Sun
24 Oct
£47Avanti West Coast
£31National Express
Mon
25 Oct
£47Avanti West Coast
£31National Express
Tue
26 Oct
£40Avanti West Coast
£30National Express
Wed
27 Oct
£40Avanti West Coast
£30National Express
Thu
28 Oct
£47Avanti West Coast
£30National Express
Fri
29 Oct
£128Cross Country
£31National Express
Sat
30 Oct
£40Avanti West Coast
£31National Express
Sun
31 Oct
£47Avanti West Coast
£32National Express
Mon
1 Nov
£26Avanti West Coast
£20National Express
Tue
2 Nov
£26Avanti West Coast
£20National Express
Wed
3 Nov
£26Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
Thu
4 Nov
Find prices
£21National Express
Fri
5 Nov
£47Avanti West Coast
£24National Express
Sat
6 Nov
£26Avanti West Coast
£20National Express
Sun
7 Nov
£47Avanti West Coast
£24National Express
Mon
8 Nov
£26Avanti West Coast
£17National Express

The fastest buses from Edinburgh to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for 20 Oct

Fastest Journey

9 h 15 m

Average

10 h 8 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

283 km

It's difficult to get from Edinburgh to Liverpool without changing at least once.

Fastest
08:20Edinburgh9h15 17:35Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
1 changes
£271One-way
2nd Fastest
08:45Edinburgh9h35 18:20Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
1 changes
£241One-way
10:45Edinburgh11h35 22:20Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
1 changes
£411One-way

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Coach Information between Edinburgh and Liverpool

distanceDistance175 miles (282 km)
durationAverage coach duration9 h
priceAverage coach ticket price£28 (€32)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Edinburgh to Liverpool cover the 175 miles (282 km) long trip taking on average 9 h with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £23, but the average price of coach tickets is £28. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.

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Coach from Edinburgh to Liverpool with National Express

You can travel by coach from Edinburgh to Liverpool with National Express for as low as £23. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

National Express

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

    These are National Express 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach from Edinburgh to Liverpool:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
      • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
      • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
      • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
      • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

    Travel Tips

    Buses from Edinburgh to Liverpool
    Take the bus to Liverpool 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 Liverpool.
    FAQs
    What is the cost of cheap coaches between Edinburgh and Liverpool?
    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach to Liverpool from Edinburgh for the next 7 days starting from £23  one way.
    What is the average cost of a coach from Edinburgh to Liverpool?
    If you’re looking to book your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Edinburgh to Liverpool coach price to come in at an average of £28  one way.
    What is the distance from Edinburgh to Liverpool via coach?
    The Edinburgh to Liverpool coach distance is approximately 175 miles (282 km).
    How long is the coach to Liverpool from Edinburgh?
    The Edinburgh to Liverpool coach duration is on average 9 h, which is to be expected when travelling 175 miles (282 km) to Liverpool from Edinburgh. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
    What is the departure coach station in Edinburgh and arrival coach station in Liverpool?

    Some of the Edinburgh coach stations to Liverpool you can start your journey from include Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Liverpool include Liverpool, Liverpool One, Liverpool, One Bus Station, Canning Place and Liverpool.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley   and arriving in Liverpool, Liverpool One.

    Where is the coach station in Edinburgh? Where is the coach station in Liverpool?

    Passengers board the coach most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Liverpool, Liverpool One, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

    Which coach companies can take me from Edinburgh to Liverpool?
    For the trip from Edinburgh to Liverpool you can take a coach with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from Edinburgh to Liverpool on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    What are the first and last departure coach times from Edinburgh to Liverpool?
    The first coach from Edinburgh to Liverpool leaves at 07: 20   and the last coach for this leaves at 10: 45. Omio shows you the latest coach from Edinburgh to Liverpool timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    How early should I purchase Edinburgh to Liverpool coach tickets to get the best deals?
    The price of a one way coach ticket from Edinburgh to Liverpool is on average £28 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this route. In general, you can find coach tickets between Edinburgh and Liverpool available a few months in advance.

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