The cheapest buses from Edinburgh to Stansted

Showing times and prices for 24 Oct

Cheapest

£51

Average

£52

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 Stansted will cost around £ 52 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 51.

Cheapest
21:50Edinburgh12h02 09:52London, Stansted Airport
1 changes
£511One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:45Edinburgh13h17 00:02London, Stansted Airport
1 changes
£531One-way

Timetable Edinburgh to Stansted

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10:45Edinburgh13h17 00:02London, Stansted Airport
0 changes
21:50Edinburgh12h02 09:52London, Stansted Airport
0 changes

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Sat
23 Oct
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£49National Express
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Sun
24 Oct
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£51National Express
£47British Airways
Mon
25 Oct
£158London North Eastern Railway
£42National Express
£39easyJet
Tue
26 Oct
£68London North Eastern Railway
£47National Express
£39easyJet
Thu
28 Oct
£67London North Eastern Railway
£26National Express
£35easyJet
Fri
29 Oct
£82London North Eastern Railway
£29National Express
£48easyJet
Sat
30 Oct
£75London North Eastern Railway
£30National Express
£58easyJet
Sun
31 Oct
£75London North Eastern Railway
£42National Express
£79easyJet
Mon
1 Nov
£69London North Eastern Railway
£30National Express
£35easyJet
Tue
2 Nov
£80London North Eastern Railway
£26National Express
£35easyJet
Wed
3 Nov
£62London North Eastern Railway
£30National Express
£32easyJet
Thu
4 Nov
£68London North Eastern Railway
£26National Express
£35easyJet
Fri
5 Nov
£76London North Eastern Railway
£30National Express
£32easyJet
Sat
6 Nov
£76London North Eastern Railway
£30National Express
£32easyJet
Sun
7 Nov
£83London North Eastern Railway
£33National Express
£58easyJet
Mon
8 Nov
£82London North Eastern Railway
£29National Express
£35easyJet
Tue
9 Nov
£62London North Eastern Railway
£27National Express
£32easyJet
Wed
10 Nov
£67London North Eastern Railway
£26National Express
£33easyJet
Fri
12 Nov
£76London North Eastern Railway
£30National Express
£34easyJet

The fastest buses from Edinburgh to Stansted

Showing times and prices for 24 Oct

Fastest Journey

12 h 2 m

Average

12 h 39 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

502 km

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

Fastest
21:50Edinburgh12h02 09:52London, Stansted Airport
1 changes
£511One-way
2nd Fastest
10:45Edinburgh13h17 00:02London, Stansted Airport
1 changes
£531One-way

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Coach Information between Edinburgh and Stansted

distanceDistance311 miles (502 km)
durationAverage coach duration12 h 2 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£41 (€46)
changesDirect coachYes

Coaches from Edinburgh to Stansted cover the 311 miles (502 km) long route taking on average 12 h 2 min with our travel partners like. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £41, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £26. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Stansted, London Stansted Airport.

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FAQs
How much does a cheap coach from Edinburgh to Stansted cost?
Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets from Edinburgh to Stansted for as low as £26  for the next 7 days.
What is the average price of coach tickets between Edinburgh and Stansted?
If you are looking to book your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Edinburgh to Stansted coach to cost on average £41  one way.
How many miles is it from Edinburgh to Stansted by coach?
You should expect to travel around 311 miles (502 km)  from Edinburgh to Stansted by coach.
How long is the coach journey between Edinburgh and Stansted?
While the time it takes to travel 311 miles (502 km) from Edinburgh to Stansted can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Edinburgh to Stansted is on average 12 h 2 min.
When travelling by coach from Edinburgh to Stansted, which coach station in Edinburgh do I depart from and which coach station in Stansted do I arrive in?

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. When you arrive in Stansted, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Stansted, London Stansted Airport and London, Stansted Airport Coach Station.

Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Edinburgh Waverley   to Stansted, London Stansted Airport.

Where do I find the Edinburgh coach station to Stansted? Where is the Stansted coach station?

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

Passengers arriving in Stansted most often arrive at Stansted, London Stansted Airport and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from this coach station to the city centre.

When can I take the first coach from Edinburgh to Stansted? When can I take the last coach for the day?
The earliest coach departing from Edinburgh to Stansted leaves at 09: 45. The last coach departing from Edinburgh to Stansted leaves at 21: 50. You can find the latest Edinburgh to Stansted coach schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy a coach ticket from Edinburgh to Stansted to get the best deals?
You can find a coach between Edinburgh and Stansted to cost on average £41 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 route. You’ll see tickets for the Edinburgh to Stansted coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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