The cheapest buses from Swindon to Edinburgh

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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 Swindon to Edinburgh will cost around £ 54 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 45.

04:40Swindon14h30 19:10Edinburgh
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Timetable Swindon to Edinburgh

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£233Cross Country
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26 Oct
£130London North Eastern Railway
£23National Express
27 Oct
£94London North Eastern Railway
£19National Express
29 Oct
£233Avanti West Coast
£40National Express
30 Oct
£95London North Eastern Railway
£34National Express

The fastest buses from Swindon to Edinburgh

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Fastest Journey

13 h 10 m


13 h 50 m

Buses per day



497 km

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

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Coach Information from Swindon to Edinburgh

distanceDistance308 miles (497 km)
durationAverage coach duration13 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£35 (€40)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Swindon to Edinburgh cover the 308 miles (497 km) long route taking on average 13 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £35, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £19. Travellers depart most frequently from Swindon and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.

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Travel with National Express from Swindon to Edinburgh

Travel from Swindon to Edinburgh from £19 with Omio’s coach partners National Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

National Express

If you’re thinking of taking a coach from Swindon to Edinburgh, you can enjoy a comfortable journey at a budget-friendly price with National Express. National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach company offering hundreds of routes to towns and cities across the UK, including routes to and from major airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol. On a National Express coach, you can expect to travel 308 miles (497 km) from Swindon to Edinburgh and pay as low as £19 if you book in advance.

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 Swindon to Edinburgh, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Check the National Express coach timetable between Swindon and Edinburgh, select your preferred ticket type, and book your cheap coach tickets on Omio today!

These are National Express 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach between Swindon and Edinburgh:

  • 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.

Travel Tips

Buses from Swindon to Edinburgh
Take the bus to Edinburgh easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Swindon to Edinburgh.
How much do cheap coaches to Edinburgh from Swindon cost?
Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets from Swindon to Edinburgh for as low as £19  for the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a coach from Swindon to Edinburgh?
The Swindon to Edinburgh coach ticket price is on average £35  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
What is the distance between Swindon and Edinburgh by coach?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Edinburgh from Swindon via coach to be approximately 308 miles (497 km).
How long is the coach to Edinburgh from Swindon?
The coach time to Edinburgh from Swindon is on average 13 h 10 min  for the 308 miles (497 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Swindon to Edinburgh by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure coach station in Swindon and arrival coach station in Edinburgh?

When departing from Swindon, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Swindon, Swindon, Bus Station (New Bridge Close) and Swindon, Freshbrook. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your journey in coach stations like Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh.

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

Where is the coach station in Swindon to go to Edinburgh? Where is the coach station in Edinburgh located?

You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, Swindon, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Swindon. The most popular arrival coach station in Edinburgh, called Edinburgh, Elder Street, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

Which coach companies should I travel with from Swindon to Edinburgh?
For the best Swindon to Edinburgh coach to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services between Swindon and Edinburgh to compare what amenities they may offer.
When does the first coach depart from Swindon to Edinburgh? When does the last coach depart from Swindon to Edinburgh?
The earliest coach for this journey departs from Swindon at 04: 40. The last coach leaves from Swindon at 17: 30. Check Omio for the latest coach timetable from Swindon to Edinburgh and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
When should I book Swindon Edinburgh coach tickets to score the best deals?
If you purchase a coach ticket between Swindon and Edinburgh within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £35 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets to Edinburgh from Swindon are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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