York to Edinburgh bus

Fri, 31 May
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Cheap coach tickets from York to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 31 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
National Express
21:1310h52
York
08:05Edinburgh
£381One-way
2 changes
2nd Cheapest
National Express
11:517h19
York
19:10Edinburgh
£561One-way
1 change
National Express
10:216h59
York
17:20Edinburgh
£611One-way
1 change

Bus timetableYork to Edinburgh

Showing buses for tomorrow, Friday, 31 May
National Express
10:216h59
York
17:20Edinburgh
1 change
National Express
11:517h19
York
19:10Edinburgh
1 change
National Express
21:1310h52
York
08:05Edinburgh
2 changes

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Bus times from York to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 31 May

Fastest Journey

6 h 59 m

Average

8 h 23 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

260 km

To travel from York to Edinburgh you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
National Express
10:216h59
York
17:20Edinburgh
£611One-way
1 change
2nd Fastest
National Express
11:517h19
York
19:10Edinburgh
£561One-way
1 change
National Express
21:1310h52
York
08:05Edinburgh
£381One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Coach from York to Edinburgh

distanceDistance161 miles
durationAverage coach duration4 h 22 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£44 (€49)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, East Coast, CrossCountry, Lumo or TransPennine Express

Coaches from York to Edinburgh cover the 161 miles long route taking on average 4 h 22 min with our travel partners like National Express, East Coast, CrossCountry, Lumo or TransPennine Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £44, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £27. Travellers depart most frequently from York, Rail Station and arrive in Edinburgh, Bus Station.

Coach companies: National Express, East Coast and Lumo York to Edinburgh

Find the best coaches from York to Edinburgh with Omio's travel partners National Express, East Coast and Lumo from £29. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Lumo are an open access operator launched in 2021 owned by FirstGroup providing train travel from London to Scotland and the North-East of England. It runs between London and Edinburgh along the East Coast Main Line. Lumo trains offer 100% electric travel along with amenities like comforable seating, free WiFi & their LumoEats at-seat catering in their single Standard Class. Lumo offered two ticket types their advance tickets LumoFixed which are only valid on the date and train booked but are exchangeable prior to departure and their Anytime tickets which can be used on any Lumo train on the date of your ticket.

    FAQs: York to Edinburgh coach

    FAQs: Take the bus from York 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 York to Edinburgh.
    FAQs
    Cheap coach tickets from York to Edinburgh can start from as little as £27 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for York to Edinburgh is £44; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the York to Edinburgh coach time is 4 h 22 min   covering the 161 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first coach from York to Edinburgh leaves at 07: 35. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last coach from York to Edinburgh leaves at 21: 08.
    When taking a coach from York to Edinburgh, you can count on National Express, East Coast, CrossCountry, Lumo or TransPennine Express for the best way to get you to Edinburgh. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to Edinburgh from York and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

    When departing from York, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including York, Rail Station, York, Train Station and York, Leeman Road. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your route in coach stations like Edinburgh, Bus Station, Edinburgh, Barnton Junction and Edinburgh, North Bridge.

    Passengers board the coach most frequently from York, Rail Station, which is located around 0.5 miles (786 m) 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.

    A trip to Edinburgh from York is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 22 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month to travel from York to Edinburgh by coach is May.
    You have options as you can travel to Edinburgh from York 2 different ways: train or coach.

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