The cheapest buses from Edinburgh to Plymouth

Showing times and prices for 28 Sep

Cheapest

£35

Average

£37

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 Plymouth will cost around £ 37 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 35.

Cheapest
21:50Edinburgh16h15 14:05Plymouth
1 changes
£351One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:45Edinburgh18h50 05:35Plymouth
1 changes
£371One-way
08:45Edinburgh19h20 04:05Plymouth
1 changes
£401One-way

Timetable Edinburgh to Plymouth

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08:45Edinburgh19h20 04:05Plymouth
0 changes
10:45Edinburgh18h50 05:35Plymouth
0 changes
21:50Edinburgh16h15 14:05Plymouth
0 changes

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The fastest buses from Edinburgh to Plymouth

Showing times and prices for 28 Sep

Fastest Journey

16 h 15 m

Average

18 h 8 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

624 km

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

Fastest
21:50Edinburgh16h15 14:05Plymouth
1 changes
£351One-way
2nd Fastest
10:45Edinburgh18h50 05:35Plymouth
1 changes
£371One-way
08:45Edinburgh19h20 04:05Plymouth
1 changes
£401One-way

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Coach Information from Edinburgh to Plymouth

distanceDistance386 miles (623 km)
durationAverage coach duration16 h 15 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£33 (€36)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Edinburgh to Plymouth cover the 386 miles (623 km) long journey taking on average 16 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £33, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £29. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Plymouth, Viaduct.

Coach companies

National Express coaches between Edinburgh and Plymouth

Find the best coaches from Edinburgh to Plymouth with Omio's travel partners National Express from £29. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

National Express

Enjoy a comfortable coach ride between Edinburgh and Plymouth with National Express, the UK’s leading long-distance coach operator. National Express connects hundreds of cities and towns throughout the country and even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi access and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so charging your phone or laptop won’t be a problem.

Omio shows you the National Express coach timetable for the Edinburgh to Plymouth trip, so you can select the best times for your upcoming trip. You can take a coach with National Express for the 386 miles (623 km) journey between Edinburgh and Plymouth with prices starting as low as £29. Select from three different ticket options: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily. Once you’ve picked your preferred ticket, book a cheap coach from Edinburgh to Plymouth on Omio today!

Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your coach tickets between Edinburgh and Plymouth due to the coronavirus:

  • 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.

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Buses from Edinburgh to Plymouth
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FAQs
How much do cheap coaches to Plymouth from Edinburgh cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach to Plymouth from Edinburgh for the next 7 days starting from £29  one way.
How much does the coach from Edinburgh to Plymouth cost on average?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Edinburgh to Plymouth coach prices are on average £33  one way.
How many miles is it from Edinburgh to Plymouth by coach?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Edinburgh and Plymouth via coach to be approximately 386 miles (623 km).
What is the average Edinburgh to Plymouth coach duration?
On average the Edinburgh to Plymouth coach time is 16 h 15 min  covering the 386 miles (623 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
When travelling by coach from Edinburgh to Plymouth, which coach station in Edinburgh do I depart from and which coach station in Plymouth do I arrive in?

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh. When arriving in Plymouth, you can end your journey in coach stations like Plymouth, Viaduct, Plymouth, Marsh Mills and Plymouth, University.

Omio customers book a coach from Edinburgh Waverley   to Plymouth, Viaduct   most frequently for this route.

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

Passengers board their coach most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Plymouth, Viaduct and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the coach station to the city centre in Plymouth.

What coach companies offer a service from Edinburgh to Plymouth?
If you're looking for coaches from Edinburgh to Plymouth, you can rely on National Express to get you to Plymouth. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Edinburgh to Plymouth journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
What are the first and last departure coach times from Edinburgh to Plymouth?
The first Edinburgh to Plymouth coach departs at 09: 45   and the last coach from Edinburgh to Plymouth leaves at 20: 50. Check out the most up-to-date Edinburgh to Plymouth coach timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I book a coach ticket to Plymouth from Edinburgh to get the best deals?
The price of a one way coach ticket from Edinburgh to Plymouth is on average £33 if you purchase 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 trip. In general, you can find coach tickets to Plymouth from Edinburgh available a few months in advance.