Preston to Edinburgh bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Preston to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

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

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FlixBus
11:206h10
Preston, Carlisle Street
17:30Edinburgh
£171One-way
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Bus timetablePreston to Edinburgh

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FlixBus
11:206h10
Preston, Carlisle Street
17:30Edinburgh
0 changes

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Bus times from Preston to Edinburgh

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Fastest Journey

6 h 10 m

Average

6 h 10 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

245 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Preston for Edinburgh every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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FlixBus
11:206h10
Preston, Carlisle Street
17:30Edinburgh
£171One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Preston to Edinburgh

distanceDistance151 miles
durationAverage coach duration5 h 19 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£32 (€36)
frequencyCoach frequency2 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, TransPennine Express, Megabus or FlixBus

Coaches from Preston to Edinburgh cover the 151 miles long journey taking on average 5 h 19 min with our travel partners like National Express, TransPennine Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Normally, there are 2 coaches operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £32, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £32. Travellers depart most frequently from Preston, Bus Station and arrive in Edinburgh, Bus Station.

Coach companies: National Express, TransPennine Express and Megabus Preston to Edinburgh

For as little as £16 you can travel by coach from Preston to Edinburgh with National Express, TransPennine Express and Megabus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach from Preston to Edinburgh, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

FAQs: Preston to Edinburgh coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Preston 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 Preston to Edinburgh.
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Cheap coach tickets from Preston to Edinburgh can start from as little as £32 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Preston to Edinburgh is £32; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Preston to Edinburgh coach travel time is 5 h 19 min   for the 151 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The coach from Preston to Edinburgh leaves at 14: 25. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
There are 2 coaches a day from Preston to Edinburgh which require at least one change with National Express, TransPennine Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
Take the Preston to Edinburgh coach with National Express, TransPennine Express, Megabus or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route between Preston and Edinburgh as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Preston, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Preston, Bus Station, Preston, Sir Tom Finney Way (PNE Deepdale Stadium) and Preston, Fishergate (Railway Station). 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 Preston, Bus Station, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) 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 Preston to Edinburgh is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Edinburgh from Preston including taking a train, coach or flight.

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