Bus from Edinburgh to Birmingham

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Coach Edinburgh Birmingham: Facts about the bus route

Cheapest Bus£21.70
Fastest Bus7h 25m
Earliest Coach08:55
Latest Coach21:30
Daily Bus Connections5 Ø
Distance394.6 km
Coach CompaniesNational Express, Scottish Citylink
If you're trying to book a ticket for a coach from Edinburgh to Birmingham, CheckMyBus can help!
Find the exact times the bus departs from Edinburgh and arrives in Birmingham 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 Birmingham 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 Birmingham for a smooth arrival. Planning on further travel? We’ll also show you options for onward travel from Birmingham. 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 Birmingham, you can use our search engine to find transfers to nearby airports.

The cheapest coach connections from Edinburgh to Birmingham

Today
Tomorrow
from £50.60
17/01
from £50.60
18/01
from £51.80
19/01
from £47.60
20/01
from £47.60

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

  • National Express
    08:55
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 9h 10m
    18:05
    Birmingham - Coach Station
    from£21.70
  • National Express
    21:30
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 8h 35m
    06:05
    Birmingham - Coach Station
    from£21.70
  • National Express
    20:15
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 7h 25m
    03:40
    Birmingham - Coach Station
    from£23.60
  • National Express
    08:55
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 12h 55m
    21:50
    Birmingham - Bearwood
    from£35.30
  • Scottish Citylink
    09:00
    Edinburgh - Central bus station
    Duration 9h 20m
    18:20
    Birmingham - Brunel St
    from£47.60

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

Bus Edinburgh Birmingham: 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 Birmingham 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 Birmingham 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 Birmingham, 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 Birmingham!

All bus stops in Edinburgh and Birmingham

Stations
B6 7PR Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Jennens Rd 10, Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Hagley Road , B17 8AL Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Brunel St , B1 1TA Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Bull St , Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Mosely St 228, B5 Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Corporation St , Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Dudley St 89 , B5 4EJ Birmingham (United Kingdom)
County Ground, Edgbaston Rd , B5 7QU Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Hagley Rd 51, B17 8AL Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Birmingham Rd , B43 6NX Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Stratford Rd , Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Grand Central Station , B5 4DQ Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Aldridge Rd , B42 1TP Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Pendigo Way B40 1PS, B40 1NT Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Stratford Rd 124, B90 3BB Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Witton Lane , B6 6QA Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Birmingham Rd 30, B71 4JZ Birmingham (United Kingdom)

Bus Edinburgh Birmingham: FAQ about the bus route

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

This depends on a variety of factors, such as the day and travel time. The cheapest trip for the route is available from £21.70. Compare offers and save money!

How long does the Edinburgh Birmingham bus route take?

The fastest coach from Edinburgh to Birmingham starts at 7h 25m. However, bear in mind that the trip can take longer when there is traffic.

Is there a direct coach from Edinburgh to Birmingham?

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

When does the first bus from Edinburgh depart for Birmingham?

The earliest bus from Edinburgh to Birmingham leaves at 08:55. 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 Birmingham?

The latest bus from Edinburgh to Birmingham starts at 21:30. 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 Birmingham 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 Birmingham 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 Birmingham 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 Birmingham on your planned travel date.

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