The cheapest buses from Edinburgh to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Cheapest

£19

Average

£36

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 Sheffield will cost around £ 36 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 19.

Cheapest
11:15Edinburgh, Elder Street6h05 17:20Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange
0 changes
£191One-way
2nd Cheapest
22:45Edinburgh, Elder Street6h05 04:50Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange
0 changes
£261One-way
08:45Edinburgh7h25 16:10Sheffield, Coach Station
1 changes
£281One-way
10:45Edinburgh8h40 19:25Sheffield, Coach Station
1 changes
£421One-way
21:10Edinburgh6h10 03:20Sheffield, Coach Station
0 changes
£641One-way

Timetable Edinburgh to Sheffield

Showing buses for tomorrow, Tue, 26 Oct
08:45Edinburgh7h25 16:10Sheffield, Coach Station
0 changes
10:45Edinburgh8h40 19:25Sheffield, Coach Station
0 changes
11:15Edinburgh, Elder Street6h05 17:20Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange
0 changes
21:10Edinburgh6h10 03:20Sheffield, Coach Station
0 changes
22:45Edinburgh, Elder Street6h05 04:50Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange
0 changes

Find all the dates and times for this journey

COMPARE Prices across different modes

Tue
26 Oct
£62Cross Country
£17Megabus
£49easyJet
Wed
27 Oct
£57London North Eastern Railway
£23National Express
£34easyJet
Thu
28 Oct
£56London North Eastern Railway
£23National Express
£33easyJet
Fri
29 Oct
£69Cross Country
£23Megabus
£76easyJet
Sat
30 Oct
£62Cross Country
£17Megabus
£117easyJet
Sun
31 Oct
£47London North Eastern Railway
£23Megabus
£82easyJet
Wed
3 Nov
£56Cross Country
£11Megabus
£46easyJet
Thu
4 Nov
£51Cross Country
£17Megabus
£62easyJet
Fri
5 Nov
£56London North Eastern Railway
£17Megabus
£31easyJet
Sat
6 Nov
£47London North Eastern Railway
£17Megabus
£52easyJet
Mon
8 Nov
£56London North Eastern Railway
£17Megabus
£43easyJet
Tue
9 Nov
£46Cross Country
£15National Express
£35easyJet
Wed
10 Nov
£47Cross Country
£14National Express
£47easyJet
Thu
11 Nov
£56London North Eastern Railway
£14National Express
£45easyJet
Fri
12 Nov
£56London North Eastern Railway
£17Megabus
£37easyJet
Sat
13 Nov
£47London North Eastern Railway
£17Megabus
£36easyJet
Sun
14 Nov
£139Cross Country
£14National Express
£71easyJet

The fastest buses from Edinburgh to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Fastest Journey

6 h 5 m

Average

6 h 53 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

307 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Edinburgh for Sheffield every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 307 km distance in an average of 6 h 53 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h 5 m .

The slowest buses will take 8 h 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
11:15Edinburgh, Elder Street6h05 17:20Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange
0 changes
£191One-way
Fastest
22:45Edinburgh, Elder Street6h05 04:50Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange
0 changes
£261One-way
2nd Fastest
21:10Edinburgh6h10 03:20Sheffield, Coach Station
0 changes
£641One-way
08:45Edinburgh7h25 16:10Sheffield, Coach Station
1 changes
£281One-way
10:45Edinburgh8h40 19:25Sheffield, Coach Station
1 changes
£421One-way

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Coach Information between Edinburgh and Sheffield

distanceDistance190 miles (306 km)
durationAverage coach duration6 h 5 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£20 (€23)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from Edinburgh to Sheffield cover the 190 miles (306 km) long route taking on average 6 h 5 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £17, but the average price of coach tickets is £20. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Sheffield, Brown Street.

Coach companies

National Express coaches from Edinburgh to Sheffield

You can travel by coach from Edinburgh to Sheffield with National Express for as low as £17. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

National Express

Enjoy a comfortable coach ride between Edinburgh and Sheffield 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 Sheffield route, so you can select the best times for your upcoming route. You can take a coach with National Express for the 190 miles (306 km) journey between Edinburgh and Sheffield with prices starting as low as £23. 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 Sheffield on Omio today!

National Express 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your coach from Edinburgh to Sheffield are the following:

  • 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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FAQs
How much do cheap coach tickets between Edinburgh and Sheffield cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches from Edinburgh to Sheffield to cost as little as £17  in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of coach tickets to Sheffield from Edinburgh?
If you’re looking to book tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Edinburgh to Sheffield coach prices are on average £20  one way.
What is the distance from Edinburgh to Sheffield by coach?
The Edinburgh to Sheffield coach distance is approximately 190 miles (306 km).
How many hours does it take from Edinburgh to Sheffield by coach?
The Edinburgh to Sheffield coach duration is on average 6 h 5 min, which is to be expected when travelling 190 miles (306 km) to Sheffield from Edinburgh. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
Which coach station in Edinburgh goes to Sheffield? Which coach station do I come into Sheffield from Edinburgh?

There are a few coach stations in Edinburgh to start your journey from including Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh. In Sheffield you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Sheffield, Brown Street, Sheffield and Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley   and arrive in Sheffield, Brown Street.

Where is the departure coach station in Edinburgh located? Where is the arrival coach station in Sheffield located?

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 Sheffield, Brown Street and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the coach station to the city centre in Sheffield.

What coach companies offer a service from Edinburgh to Sheffield?
If you're looking for coaches from Edinburgh to Sheffield, you can rely on National Express or Megabus to get you to Sheffield. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Edinburgh to Sheffield journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I buy a direct coach from Edinburgh to Sheffield?
Yes, you can look for direct coaches from Edinburgh to Sheffield with National Express or 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 route.
When does the first coach depart from Edinburgh to Sheffield? When does the last coach depart from Edinburgh to Sheffield?
If you prefer early morning coaches from Edinburgh to Sheffield, the first coach leaves at 07: 45. If you prefer late night coaches from Edinburgh to Sheffield, the last coach of the day leaves at 22: 45. Omio shows you the latest coach from Edinburgh to Sheffield times to help you book the best departure time for this route.
When should I buy Edinburgh Sheffield coach tickets to score the best deals?
If you purchase a coach ticket to Sheffield from Edinburgh within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £20 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets to Sheffield from Edinburgh are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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