Cheap bus tickets from Sunderland to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Cheapest

£10

Average

£16

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 Sunderland to Edinburgh will cost around £ 16 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 10.

Flixbus
04:55Sunderland3h10 08:05Edinburgh
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£101One-way
Flixbus
03:20Sunderland3h10 06:30Edinburgh
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£161One-way
Flixbus
03:55Sunderland3h10 07:05Edinburgh
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£221One-way

Bus Timetable Sunderland to Edinburgh

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Flixbus
03:20Sunderland3h10 06:30Edinburgh
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Flixbus
03:55Sunderland3h10 07:05Edinburgh
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Flixbus
04:55Sunderland3h10 08:05Edinburgh
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Bus times from Sunderland to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 10 m

Average

3 h 10 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

163 km

Of the 3 buses that leave Sunderland for Edinburgh every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 163 km distance in an average of 3 h 10 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 10 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 10 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Flixbus
04:55Sunderland3h10 08:05Edinburgh
0 changes
£101One-way
Flixbus
03:55Sunderland3h10 07:05Edinburgh
0 changes
£221One-way
Flixbus
03:20Sunderland3h10 06:30Edinburgh
0 changes
£161One-way

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Overview: Coach from Sunderland to Edinburgh

distanceDistance101 miles (163 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£16 (€18)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Flixbus

Coaches from Sunderland to Edinburgh cover the 101 miles (163 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express or Flixbus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £16, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £10. Travellers depart most frequently from Sunderland and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.

Coach companies: National Express and FlixBus Sunderland to Edinburgh

National Express and FlixBus coaches will get you from Sunderland to Edinburgh from £10. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

FlixBus
National Express

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

  • Average Price: £10

FlixBus has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach between Sunderland and Edinburgh:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Coach to Edinburgh from Sunderland

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FAQs

How much do cheap coach tickets from Sunderland to Edinburgh cost?

You can find a cheap coach from Sunderland to Edinburgh for some dates and times for as low as £10  one way in the next 7 days.

How much does the coach from Sunderland to Edinburgh cost on average?

If you’re looking to buy your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Sunderland to Edinburgh coach price to come in at an average of £16  one way.

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

You should expect to travel around 101 miles (163 km)  between Sunderland and Edinburgh by coach.

How long is the coach journey to Edinburgh from Sunderland?

The Sunderland to Edinburgh coach duration is on average 3 h 10 min, which is to be expected when travelling 101 miles (163 km) to Edinburgh from Sunderland. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

Which coach station from Sunderland to Edinburgh do I depart from? Which Edinburgh coach station from Sunderland do I arrive in?

When departing from Sunderland, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Sunderland, Interchange, Sunderland, Stadium of Light and Sunderland, Fawcett Street. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your trip in coach stations like Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, York Place (Stop YJ).

Omio customers book a coach from Sunderland   to Edinburgh, Elder Street   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Sunderland coach station located? Where is the Edinburgh coach station located?

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called Sunderland, is located 0.2 miles (319 m) from the city centre of Sunderland.

The most popular arrival coach station, Edinburgh, Elder Street, is located 0.6 miles (881 m) away from the city centre of Edinburgh.

Which coach companies can get me from Sunderland to Edinburgh?

For the best Sunderland to Edinburgh coach to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express or Flixbus. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services to Edinburgh from Sunderland to compare what amenities they may offer.

What are the first and last departure coach times from Sunderland to Edinburgh?

The first Sunderland to Edinburgh coach departs at 04: 55   and the last coach from Sunderland to Edinburgh leaves at 04: 55. Check out the most up-to-date Sunderland to Edinburgh coach timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I book coach tickets to Edinburgh from Sunderland for the best deals?

If you purchase Sunderland to Edinburgh coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £16. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches between Sunderland and Edinburgh. Look out for coach tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.