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£103BA Cityflyer
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£80London North Eastern Railway
£34National Express
£95Flybe
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£81London North Eastern Railway
£31National Express
£97Flybe
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£80London North Eastern Railway
£27National Express
£95easyJet
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£97London North Eastern Railway
£39National Express
£140easyJet
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£81London North Eastern Railway
£31National Express
£107British Airways
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£81London North Eastern Railway
£39National Express
£107British Airways
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£80London North Eastern Railway
£27National Express
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Jul 23
£81London North Eastern Railway
£34National Express
£60Flybe
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Jul 24
£81London North Eastern Railway
£20National Express
£60Flybe
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£80London North Eastern Railway
£31National Express
£75Flybe
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£81London North Eastern Railway
£30National Express
£95Flybe
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£81London North Eastern Railway
£27National Express
£95Flybe
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£81London North Eastern Railway
£22National Express
£82Ryanair
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£117London North Eastern Railway
£37National Express
£75Flybe
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£81London North Eastern Railway
£20National Express
£52Flybe
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£81London North Eastern Railway
£36National Express
£52Flybe
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£80London North Eastern Railway
£30National Express
£75Flybe
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£97London North Eastern Railway
£36National Express
£94Ryanair
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£81London North Eastern Railway
£31National Express
£103BA Cityflyer
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£80London North Eastern Railway
£34National Express
£78Ryanair

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Journey Summary

London to Edinburgh Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
11 hours 46 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: £22
Buses depart from:London
Bus arrives in:Edinburgh
Distance:534 km
BusBus Companies:National Express

Coaches from London to Edinburgh

Coaches connecting London and Edinburgh depart throughout the day, 7 days of the week. They take between around 10 and 16 hours to make the journey. Most services require at least one change.

Which coach companies travel from London to Edinburgh?

National Express runs the coach route from London to Edinburgh. On trips that require passengers to change services, National Express operates all legs of the journey.

How long is the coach from London to Edinburgh?

Coaches between London and Edinburgh take up to around 16 hours to complete the journey, depending on departure time and whether or not the service incorporates any changes. The shortest trips, taking around 10 hours, are the direct services.

How many coaches are there from London to Edinburgh?

Passengers wanting to travel to Edinburgh from London by coach have a choice of up to 20 coaches per day. Services are spaced out throughout the day, with the first leaving early in the morning. The last service of the day departs in the late evening, arriving in Edinburgh the following morning. The majority of services require at least one change, usually at Birmingham. Some also incorporate an additional change at Glasgow. However, one or two services every day run directly between London and Edinburgh, and do not require passengers to change coach. These direct services tend to leave London in the early morning and the late evening.

What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from London to Edinburgh?

Departure Bus Station: Coaches depart from London Victoria coach station. Located in central London, Victoria coach station is 300 metres from Victoria railway station, which is served by mainline rail links and London Underground's Victoria, District and Circle lines. Local buses stop directly outside Victoria coach station, and the nearest car parking is at the NCP car park on nearby Semley Place. Victoria coach station has a variety of refreshment facilities, waiting rooms and a left luggage office.

Arrival Bus Station: All services terminate at Edinburgh bus station. Situated on Elder Street, in the centre of the city, Edinburgh bus station offers a variety of onward transport options. Local buses serve the station and the Saint Andrew Square tram stop is a short walk away. There are also several nearby public taxi ranks. The bus station itself has cycle racks, vending machines, a convenience shop and left luggage lockers.

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Fri, Jul 19
Bus
National Express
09:0012h21:00
LondonEdinburgh
Sat, Jul 20
Bus
National Express
21:309h 30m07:00
LondonEdinburgh
Fastest Buses from London to Edinburgh by duration
Sat, Jul 20
Bus
National Express
21:309h 30m07:00
LondonEdinburgh
Mon, Jul 22
Bus
National Express
21:309h 30m07:00
LondonEdinburgh
Thu, Jul 25
Bus
National Express
21:309h 30m07:00
LondonEdinburgh
Return Journeys for Buses from Edinburgh to London
Wed, Jul 17
Bus
National Express
20:309h 20m05:50
EdinburghLondon
Thu, Jul 18
Bus
National Express
05:2012h 55m18:15
EdinburghLondon
Fri, Jul 19
Bus
National Express
20:309h 20m05:50
EdinburghLondon
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
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Edinburgh
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City

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