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Cheap coach tickets from Plymouth to Edinburgh

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The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Plymouth to Edinburgh is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

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Bus timetablePlymouth to Edinburgh

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Bus times from Plymouth to Edinburgh

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Fastest Journey

23 h 25 m


23 h 25 m

Buses per day



624 km

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Overview: Coach from Plymouth to Edinburgh

distanceDistance386 miles
durationAverage coach duration17 h 1 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£45 (€50)
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or FlixBus

Coaches from Plymouth to Edinburgh cover the 386 miles long trip taking on average 17 h 1 min with our travel partners like National Express or FlixBus. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £24, but the average price of coach tickets is £45. Travellers depart most frequently from Plymouth, Coach Station and arrive in Edinburgh, Bus Station.

Coach companies: National Express and FlixBus Plymouth to Edinburgh

You can travel by coach to Edinburgh from Plymouth with National Express and FlixBus for as low as £8. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Plymouth - Edinburgh coach: 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, should you need to.

Coach information from Plymouth to Edinburgh with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 15 h 10 min
  • Cheapest Price: £74

FAQs: Plymouth to Edinburgh coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Plymouth to Edinburgh with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Plymouth to Edinburgh.
Cheap coach tickets from Plymouth to Edinburgh can start from as little as £24 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Plymouth to Edinburgh is £45; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Plymouth to Edinburgh coach time is 17 h 1 min   covering the 386 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The coach from Plymouth to Edinburgh leaves at 23: 05. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
Take the Plymouth to Edinburgh coach with National Express or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route between Plymouth and Edinburgh as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Plymouth, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Plymouth, Coach Station, Plymouth, Viaduct and Plymouth, Derry's Cross North / Royal Parade. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your journey in coach stations like Edinburgh, Bus Station, Edinburgh, Barnton Junction and Edinburgh, North Bridge.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Plymouth, Coach Station, which is located around 0.3 miles (498 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Edinburgh, Bus Station, located 0.4 miles (687 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a coach from Plymouth to Edinburgh is March.
You have options as you can travel to Edinburgh from Plymouth 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

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