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Cheap coach tickets from Swansea to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 23 May


The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Swansea 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 times from Swansea to Edinburgh

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Fastest Journey

15 h 30 m


15 h 35 m

Buses per day



484 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Swansea for Edinburgh every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Coach from Swansea to Edinburgh

distanceDistance300 miles
durationAverage coach duration15 h 30 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£32 (€36)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or FlixBus

Coaches from Swansea to Edinburgh cover the 300 miles long trip taking on average 15 h 30 min with our travel partners like National Express or FlixBus. Normally, there is 1 coach 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 £21. Travellers depart most frequently from Swansea, University Bay Campus and arrive in Edinburgh, Bus Station.

Coach companies: National Express and FlixBus Swansea to Edinburgh

For as little as £22 you can travel by coach to Edinburgh from Swansea with National Express and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

Coach information from Swansea to Edinburgh with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 15 h 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: £22

FAQs: Swansea to Edinburgh coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Swansea 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 Swansea to Edinburgh.
Cheap coach tickets from Swansea to Edinburgh can start from as little as £21 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Swansea 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.
The coach time between Swansea and Edinburgh is on average 15 h 30 min   for the 300 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Edinburgh from Swansea by coach can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Swansea to Edinburgh leaves at 17: 05. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Swansea to Edinburgh leaves at 17: 15.
There is 1 coach a day from Swansea to Edinburgh which require at least one change with National Express or FlixBus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
When taking a coach from Swansea to Edinburgh, you can count on National Express or FlixBus for the best way to get you to Edinburgh. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service from Swansea to Edinburgh and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

When departing from Swansea, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Swansea, University Bay Campus, Swansea, Fabian Way / Port Tennant Road and Swansea, Quadrant Bus Station. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your trip in coach stations like Edinburgh, Bus Station, Edinburgh, Barnton Junction and Edinburgh, North Bridge.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Swansea, University Bay Campus, which is located around 3.2 miles (5.1 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 to travel from Swansea to Edinburgh by coach is September.
You have options as you can travel to Edinburgh from Swansea 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

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