Bus from Edinburgh to Aberdeen

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Coach Edinburgh Aberdeen: Facts about the bus route

Cheapest Bus£9.30
Fastest Bus3h 0m
Earliest Coach06:20
Latest Coach18:20
Daily Bus Connections5 Ø
Distance149.0 km
Coach Companiesmegabus, Irish Citylink, Parks of Hamilton, Scottish Citylink
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. 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 £12.20
Tomorrow
from £9.30
27/11
from £12.20
28/11
from £12.20
29/11
from £11.10
30/11
from £9.30

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
  • Irish Citylink
    08:25
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 3h 0m
    11:25
    Aberdeen - Bus Station
    from£11.60
  • Parks of Hamilton
    12:50
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 3h 40m
    16:30
    Aberdeen - Bus Station
    from£11.60
  • Scottish Citylink
    08:25
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 3h 0m
    11:25
    Aberdeen - Bus Station
    from£11.60
  • Irish Citylink
    18:20
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 3h 0m
    21:20
    Aberdeen - Bus Station
    from£13.30
  • Irish 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

You want to go the other way? Check all offers from Aberdeen to Edinburgh

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.
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
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. Compare offers and save money!

How long does the Edinburgh Aberdeen bus route take?

The fastest coach from Edinburgh to Aberdeen starts at 3h 0m. However, bear in mind that the trip can take longer when there is traffic.

Is there a direct coach from Edinburgh to Aberdeen?

CheckMyBus currently compares direct bus routes from Edinburgh to Aberdeen. Simply use our search function to find a bus for your planned travel date that goes directly to Aberdeen from Edinburgh.

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 18:20. 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.

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

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