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  Cheap bus tickets to Edinburgh

  • London
    7 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.00
  • Canterbury
    15 Apr
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £7.00
  • Leeds
    10 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £7.80
  • Birmingham
    15 Dec
    from £9.30
  • Brighton
    12 Apr
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £11.50
  • Antwerp
    15 Dec
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from £135.92
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The city of Edinburgh is the capital of Scotland and home to about 464,000 inhabitants. The city’s historic centre as well as the New Town are jointly listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites, which is only one of the many reasons why Edinburgh is popular with tourists from all over the world. The most remarkable and noteworthy landmark of the city is certainly Edinburgh Castle, situated on top of a hill and thus visible from many locations all over the city. Below the castle lies the public park Princes Street Gardens and Princes Street, which is good for shopping. If you’re a fan of the arts, then a trip to the Scottish National Gallery should be right up your alley: There you can find works of important international artists such as Cézanne, Degas and Gainsborough only to name a few. When you’re thinking about visiting the Scottish capital, you should try to go in August for the annual Fringe, the world’s largest culture and arts festival.

CheckMyBus will help you select the most suitable and affordable intercity bus connection to and from Edinburgh. There are many coach companies at the moment offering inexpensive fares to Scotland's capital, including Eurolines UK, megabus UK and National Express,. Most buses arrive at Edinburgh central coach station, which is located next to the famous St. Mary’s Cathedral and is only a 15 minute walk from Edinburgh Castle by way of Princes Street, Scottish National Gallery and Royal Scottish Academy.

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All intercity coach stations in Edinburgh

Queensferry Rd , EH4 2UP Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Queensferry Rd , Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
30 Elder St , Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Drum Brae S 103 , Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
George St 47, Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Haymarket Terrace 4, Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Maybury Rd , Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Multrees Walk 10, Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Edinburgh (United Kingdom)

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Travel Info: Visit Edinburgh

Public transport in Edinburgh
One-way local bus ticket£1.60
Monthly Pass£54.00
People use bus or tram23.53 %
People use train or metro5.88 %
Use a taxi or car
Short-distance taxi£4.25
Middle-distance taxi£6.75
Long-distance taxi£15.50
Eat and Drink
In a restaurant or café
Inexpensive meal£12.00
3 course menu£23.94
Small cappuccino£2.61
A big draught beer£4.00
Buy from a supermarket, cook yourself
Vegetarian meal£1.85
Meal with meat£3.15
Bottle of water£1.12
Bottle of wine (mid level)£7.00

Bus timetable Edinburgh: Overview of the most popular connections

Here’s an overview of the most popular connections to and from Edinburgh. Simply click on the connection of your choice and you’ll find all the details about your bus route!

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