Cheap bus tickets from Portsmouth to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 19 Jan

Cheapest

£36

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

Cheapest
17:15Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange14h25 07:40Edinburgh
1 changes
£361One-way

Bus Timetable Portsmouth to Edinburgh

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17:15Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange14h25 07:40Edinburgh
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Wed
19 Jan
£73London North Eastern Railway
£36National Express
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Thu
20 Jan
£98London North Eastern Railway
£23National Express
£31easyJet
Sun
23 Jan
£199Cross Country
£23National Express
£31easyJet
Mon
24 Jan
£64London North Eastern Railway
£19National Express
£27easyJet

Bus times from Portsmouth to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 19 Jan

Fastest Journey

14 h 25 m

Average

14 h 25 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

590 km

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

Fastest
17:15Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange14h25 07:40Edinburgh
1 changes
£361One-way

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Overview: Coach from Portsmouth to Edinburgh

distanceDistance365 miles (589 km)
durationAverage coach duration13 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£27 (€31)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Portsmouth to Edinburgh cover the 365 miles (589 km) long trip taking on average 13 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £27, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £19. Travellers depart most frequently from Portsmouth & Southsea and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.

Coach companies: National Express Portsmouth to Edinburgh

Find the best coaches to Edinburgh from Portsmouth with Omio's travel partners National Express from £19. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

National Express

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 Portsmouth - 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.

  • Average Price: £19

National Express has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your National Express tickets from Portsmouth to Edinburgh and when travelling by coach:

  • 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 Portsmouth and Edinburgh cost?

Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets to Edinburgh from Portsmouth for as low as £19  for the next 7 days.

What is the average price of coach tickets to Edinburgh from Portsmouth?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket from Portsmouth to Edinburgh is £27  one way.

How many miles is it from Portsmouth to Edinburgh by coach?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Portsmouth to Edinburgh via coach to be approximately 365 miles (589 km).

How long does it take from Portsmouth to Edinburgh by coach?

The coach time to Edinburgh from Portsmouth is on average 13 h 55 min  for the 365 miles (589 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Portsmouth to Edinburgh by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure coach station in Portsmouth and arrival coach station in Edinburgh?

When taking a coach from Portsmouth, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange, Portsmouth and Portsmouth, Rudmore Roundabout. When you arrive in Edinburgh, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, Princes Street.

Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Portsmouth & Southsea   to Edinburgh, Elder Street.

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

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Portsmouth & Southsea, which is located around 0.1 miles (85 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Edinburgh, Elder Street, located 0.3 miles (533 m) away from the city centre.

Which coach companies can get me from Portsmouth to Edinburgh?

For the journey from Portsmouth to Edinburgh you can take a coach with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from Portsmouth to Edinburgh on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When does the first coach depart from Portsmouth to Edinburgh? When does the last coach depart from Portsmouth to Edinburgh?

The earliest coach for this trip departs from Portsmouth at 17: 15. The last coach leaves from Portsmouth at 17: 45. Check Omio for the latest coach timetable from Portsmouth to Edinburgh and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I buy a coach ticket from Portsmouth to Edinburgh to get the best deals?

If you buy a coach ticket to Edinburgh from Portsmouth within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £27 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets to Edinburgh from Portsmouth are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.