Bus from Aberdeen to Edinburgh and return

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You’re looking for a bus from Aberdeen to Edinburgh? Then use our search function to find the perfect option. If you want to get there quickly, pick the fastest ride provided by megabus, which will get you there in 2h 50m. There are other buses which take a bit longer, but they could also present the most affordable options. So, if you want to save a lot of money on your way from Edinburgh to Aberdeen, opt for the most affordable ticket, which starts from £5.30. Beware: Should you book too spontaneously or in times of strong demand, tickets tend to be a bit more expensive. All that's left to do is to click the "Find Now" button and hop on.

Aberdeen to Edinburgh Coach Information

Cheapest Bus£1.12
Fastest Bus2 hr 50 min
Distance149 km
Coach Companiesmegabus, National Express
  Bus Aberdeen - Edinburgh    149 km
Ø Bus connections4 x
Savings-83%

The cheapest coach connections from Aberdeen to Edinburgh

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Aberdeen
    Edinburgh
      08:10
      11:15
    23 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from £5.30
  • Aberdeen
    Edinburgh
      08:10
      11:15
    1 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from £7.40
  • Aberdeen
    Edinburgh
      08:10
      11:15
    18 Jan
    megabusmegabus
    from £7.40
  • Aberdeen
    Edinburgh
      08:10
      11:15
    22 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from £7.40
  • Aberdeen
    Edinburgh
      20:30
      23:28
    4 Jan
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.30
  • Aberdeen
    Edinburgh
      20:30
      23:28
    5 Jan
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.30
  • Aberdeen
    Edinburgh
      20:30
      23:28
    11 Jan
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.30
  • Aberdeen
    Edinburgh
      07:35
      11:49
    1 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £30.40
  • Aberdeen
    Edinburgh
      07:35
      11:49
    8 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £30.40
  • Aberdeen
    Edinburgh
      07:35
      11:49
    22 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £30.40
  • Aberdeen
    Edinburgh
      07:35
      11:49
    21 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £30.40
  • Aberdeen
    Edinburgh
      07:35
      11:49
    14 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £30.40
  • Aberdeen
    Edinburgh
      07:35
      11:49
    21 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £30.40
  • Aberdeen
    Edinburgh
      07:35
      11:49
    17 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £30.50


  Carpooling Aberdeen - Edinburgh    149 km

The cheapest carpooling offers from Aberdeen to Edinburgh

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Aberdeen
    Edinburgh
      14:00
      17:10
    30 Dec
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £13.00


  Bus Edinburgh - Aberdeen    149 km
Ø Bus connections4 x
Savings-76%

The cheapest coach connections from Edinburgh to Aberdeen

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Edinburgh
    Aberdeen
      12:15
      15:15
    19 Dec
    megabusmegabus
    from £7.40
  • Edinburgh
    Aberdeen
      12:15
      15:15
    14 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from £7.40
  • Edinburgh
    Aberdeen
      12:15
      15:15
    16 Jan
    megabusmegabus
    from £7.40
  • Edinburgh
    Aberdeen
      12:15
      15:15
    11 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from £7.40
  • Edinburgh
    Aberdeen
      12:15
      15:15
    3 Jan
    megabusmegabus
    from £7.40
  • Edinburgh
    Aberdeen
      12:15
      15:15
    7 Jan
    megabusmegabus
    from £7.40
  • Edinburgh
    Aberdeen
      12:15
      15:15
    9 Jan
    megabusmegabus
    from £7.40
  • Edinburgh
    Aberdeen
      16:15
      21:55
    1 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £30.40
  • Edinburgh
    Aberdeen
      16:15
      21:40
    9 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £30.40
  • Edinburgh
    Aberdeen
      16:15
      21:40
    9 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £30.40
  • Edinburgh
    Aberdeen
      16:15
      21:40
    24 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £30.50
  • Edinburgh
    Aberdeen
      16:15
      21:55
    18 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £30.50
  • Edinburgh
    Aberdeen
      16:15
      21:40
    15 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £30.50
  • Edinburgh
    Aberdeen
      16:15
      21:55
    11 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £30.50


  Carpooling Edinburgh - Aberdeen    149 km

The cheapest carpooling offers from Edinburgh to Aberdeen

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Edinburgh
    Aberdeen
      17:30
      20:20
    30 Dec
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £12.60


Current ticket prices

Booking in advance can save you a lot of money! Getting from Aberdeen to Edinburgh by bus can be as cheap as £5.30. If you book at short notice, however, your ticket might be slightly more expensive. A comparison with other travel options such as trains, flights and carpooling services can be beneficial as well. If you want to reach your destination as quickly as possible, Don't forget to take a look at travel times: megabus will get you there in only 2h 50m.

Bus stops in Aberdeen and Edinburgh

  Stations
Guild Street , Aberdeen (United Kingdom)
  Stations
30 Elder St , Edinburgh (United Kingdom)

Find out more details about the service on your bus from Aberdeen to Edinburgh and return

Opting for the bus for a city trip is getting ever more popular. Not only is it a very cheap and environment-friendly way of travelling, but also as convenient and comfortable as taking a plane or train. In recent years, intercity bus companies have stepped up their game when it comes to special features by offering appliances from electric sockets over air-conditioning systems to wireless internet for free. When taking a look at the search results displayed on our page, you can instantly see, which provider offers which comfort features. For instance, electric sockets can be found on the buses of the coach company megabus. A generous baggage allowance is basically a given as well. Have you remembered to check all the data necessary for a successful bus journey from Edinburgh to Aberdeen? Take a look at the exact location of the coach stops in both cities, find out about departure times and pick the ideal bus for your personal wishes. You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current discount codes for your bus Aberdeen – Edinburgh: Saving some extra pounds will allow you to spend more money on souvenirs, snacks and beverages on the coach or simply to stock up your holiday funds.


Aberdeen and Edinburgh: Useful Info

Aberdeen
183,790
Edinburgh
435,791
Taxi
£3.81
£4.25
Aberdeen
Edinburgh
A taxi journey in Aberdeen is 11% cheaper than in Edinburgh.
Local buses
£2.50
£1.60
Aberdeen
Edinburgh
A bus fare in Aberdeen is 36% more expensive than in Edinburgh.
Beer
£3.50
£4.00
Aberdeen
Edinburgh
A pint of beer in Aberdeen is 13% cheaper than in Edinburgh.
Water
£1.28
£1.12
Aberdeen
Edinburgh
A bottle of water in Aberdeen is 13% more expensive than in Edinburgh.
Meal
£6.77
£6.99
Aberdeen
Edinburgh
A meal in Aberdeen is 4% cheaper than in Edinburgh.
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