Bus from Edinburgh to Aberdeen

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Which tickets are the cheapest for the Edinburgh Aberdeen bus route? What is the quickest bus? Compare all routes and companies when searching for buses from Edinburgh to Aberdeen. Find all bus schedules with a single click!

Coach Edinburgh Aberdeen: Facts about the bus route

Cheapest Bus£9.30
Fastest Bus3h 0m
Earliest Coach06:20
Latest Coach20:20
Daily Bus Connections2 Ø
Distance149.0 km
Coach Companiesmegabus, Scottish Citylink, Parks of Hamilton
If you're trying to book a ticket for a coach from Edinburgh to Aberdeen, CheckMyBus can help!
Find the exact times the bus departs from Edinburgh and arrives in Aberdeen over the next few days and plan your trip in confidence. With us, you can receive information about available bus stops and travel times as well as amenities offered by the different companies, such as WiFi and air conditioning. With our search engine, you can find hus tickets from companies offering this route, such as Scottish Citylink, megabus or Parks of Hamilton. Looking to save money? Then you can compare prices between all companies with coaches travelling from Edinburgh to Aberdeen and get the cheapest bus tickets.
We’ll show you what you need to know about long-distance coaches in Edinburgh to help get you started as well as in Aberdeen for a smooth arrival. Planning on further travel? We’ll also show you options for onward travel from Aberdeen. There isn't a direct connection? Then check out our suggestions for alternative destinations from Edinburgh. Need to catch a flight? When you arrive in Aberdeen, you can use our search engine to find transfers to nearby airports.

The cheapest coach connections from Edinburgh to Aberdeen

Today
from £34.79
Tomorrow
from £15.40
26/06
from £15.40
27/06
from £31.90
28/06
from £13.30
29/06
from £31.90

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • megabus
    06:20
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 3h 12m
    09:32
    Aberdeen - Bus Station
    from£9.30
  • megabus
    10:20
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 3h 5m
    13:25
    Aberdeen - Bus Station
    from£11.10
  • megabus
    14:20
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 3h 5m
    17:25
    Aberdeen - Bus Station
    from£11.10
  • megabus
    20:20
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 3h 5m
    23:25
    Aberdeen - Bus Station
    from£11.10
  • Scottish Citylink
    08:25
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 3h 0m
    11:25
    Aberdeen - Bus Station
    from£11.60
  • Scottish Citylink
    12:25
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 3h 0m
    15:25
    Aberdeen - Bus Station
    from£13.30
  • Scottish Citylink
    16:20
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 3h 5m
    19:25
    Aberdeen - Bus Station
    from£13.30
  • Scottish Citylink
    18:20
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 3h 0m
    21:20
    Aberdeen - Bus Station
    from£13.30
  • Scottish Citylink
    12:08
    Edinburgh - Barnton Junction
    Duration 3h 17m
    15:25
    Aberdeen - Bus Station
    from£31.90

What are the cheapest buses from Edinburgh to Aberdeen you would typically find?

Bus timetables may change. Below, you'll find coach companies that usually provide the bus route Edinburgh to Aberdeen but are currently out of service.
  • Parks of Hamilton
    12:50
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 3h 40m
    16:30
    Aberdeen - Bus Station
    from£13.30
    Temporarily not available: last found 02/06/2021

Bus Edinburgh Aberdeen: Further information

Customise your search results to fit your travel needs.
In the search bar, we have already set Edinburgh as your place of departure and Aberdeen as your destination. All you need to do is pick the date you’d like to travel on in the calendar to update your search. As a recommendation, we set a default travel date a few days in advance. Typically, people book their trips 3 to 7 days before they travel.
Are you planning on a return trip? If you already know when you’ll be coming back from Aberdeen to Edinburgh, then all you need to do is select your chosen date to factor this in your results.
If you’d like to book for other people who are travelling with you, then enter in how many passengers will join you before starting your search.
Once you get your results, you can compare all available options for the Edinburgh Aberdeen bus route and consider multiple factors before booking your journey. The cheapest coach tickets are provided by megabus at £9.30, whereas the quickest connection takes 3h 0m. Whether you’d prefer the cheapest ticket, quickest trip or the bus with the most amenities, our search engine can help you find the best deal for your trip!
Prioritise your search results by sorting them by price, departure and arrival time. You can also filter your results by bus stop and by company to focus on the most relevant results for your travel needs.
While searching for a bus from Edinburgh to Aberdeen, you can also compare other available modes of transport, such as trains, flights and carpooling.
We hope you have a nice bus trip from Edinburgh to Aberdeen!

All bus stops in Edinburgh and Aberdeen

Stations
Aberdeen - Bus Station
Guild Street , Aberdeen  (United Kingdom)

Bus Edinburgh Aberdeen: FAQ about the bus route

How much does it cost to travel by coach from Edinburgh to Aberdeen?

This depends on a variety of factors, such as the day and travel time. The cheapest trip for the route is available from £9.30 and takes 3h 12m. Compare offers and save money!

When comparing buses from Edinburgh to Aberdeen, how much can I save?

This bus route is offered by 3 bus companies with a range of ticket prices from £9.30 to £31.90. Thus, we reccomend you book your journey as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Aberdeen.

On average, how many connections are available for the bus route from Edinburgh to Aberdeen each day?

Every day, the Edinburgh Aberdeen bus route is offered by approximately 2 connections. With our search engine, you can find and compare bus times to find your ideal trip.

How long does the Edinburgh Aberdeen bus route take?

The fastest coach from Edinburgh to Aberdeen takes 3h 0m and is offered by Scottish Citylink. Bus tickets for this route cost £11.60. However, bear in mind that the bus trip may take longer when there is traffic.

Is there a direct coach from Edinburgh to Aberdeen?

If you’re looking for a direct connection for the Edinburgh Aberdeen bus route, we currently compare 16 direct bus connections with the following companies: Scottish Citylink and megabus

When does the first bus from Edinburgh depart for Aberdeen?

The earliest bus from Edinburgh to Aberdeen leaves at 06:20. Keep in mind that departure times may vary on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find the precise times for your planned travel date.

When does the last bus from Edinburgh depart for Aberdeen?

The latest bus from Edinburgh to Aberdeen starts at 20:20. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which coach companies offer connections for the Edinburgh Aberdeen bus route?

When travelling from Edinburgh to Aberdeen can travel with Scottish Citylink, megabus and Parks of Hamilton. With our search engine, you can compare all available bus deals from multiple companies. Find the trip that works best for you!

What can I bring with me on the Edinburgh Aberdeen bus route?

Different bus companies have different policies about what you're allowed to take with you. In most cases, you can bring a suitcase and hand luggage on the Edinburgh Aberdeen bus route for free. With our search engine, you can find a bus trip that is best suited to your travel needs.

What equipment does the coach from Edinburgh to Aberdeen have?

The equipment on board varies depending on the company. However, many long-distance coches offer WiFi so you can keep in touch with your friends and share your exact location during the trip. To make travelling even more enjoyable, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. You can use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Edinburgh to Aberdeen on your planned travel date.

Compare Edinburgh and Aberdeen

£4.25
£3.81
Edinburgh
Aberdeen
A taxi journey in Edinburgh is 11% more expensive than in Aberdeen.
£1.60
£2.50
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Aberdeen
A bus fare in Edinburgh is 36% cheaper than in Aberdeen.
£4.00
£3.50
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Aberdeen
A pint of beer in Edinburgh is 13% more expensive than in Aberdeen.
£1.12
£1.28
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A bottle of water in Edinburgh is 13% cheaper than in Aberdeen.
£6.99
£6.77
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A meal in Edinburgh is 4% more expensive than in Aberdeen.

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