Bus from Edinburgh to Leeds and return

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Ticket prices for a bus from Edinburgh to Leeds usually start at £7.80. In times of unusually strong demand though, trips can be a bit more expensive, which is why it’s good to compare! Use our search engine to find the perfect option for your preferences and pick one of the buses offered by megabus, National Express and Busbud. The fastest bus from Leeds to Edinburgh only takes 5h 5m. Click on the "Find Now" button to see all available options and pick your bus!

Edinburgh to Leeds Coach Information

Cheapest Bus£7.80
Fastest Bus5h 5m
Distance261.3 km
Coach CompaniesNational Express, megabus
  Bus Edinburgh - Leeds    261 km
Ø Bus connections7 x
Savings-37%

The cheapest coach connections from Edinburgh to Leeds

%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
    Leeds
      10:15
      15:30
    19 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £7.80
  • Edinburgh
    Leeds
      10:15
      15:30
    28 Apr
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.70
  • Edinburgh
    Leeds
      11:20
      16:25
    5 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.70
  • Edinburgh
    Leeds
      11:20
      16:25
    4 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.70
  • Edinburgh
    Leeds
      11:20
      16:25
    11 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.70
  • Edinburgh
    Leeds
      11:20
      16:25
    6 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.70
  • Edinburgh
    Leeds
      11:20
      16:25
    9 Apr
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.70
  • Edinburgh
    Leeds
      11:20
      16:25
    2 Apr
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.70
  • Edinburgh
    Leeds
      11:20
      16:25
    18 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.70
  • Edinburgh
    Leeds
      10:15
      15:30
    26 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.70
  • Edinburgh
    Leeds
      10:15
      15:30
    27 Apr
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.70
  • Edinburgh
    Leeds
      10:15
      15:30
    2 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £10.62
  • Edinburgh
    Leeds
      10:15
      15:30
    3 Apr
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £11.10
  • Edinburgh
    Leeds
      10:00
      15:30
    22 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £12.30


  Carpooling Edinburgh - Leeds    261 km
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from Edinburgh to Leeds

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Edinburgh
    Leeds
      06:00
      10:40
    1 Mar
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £24.00
  • Edinburgh
    Leeds
      16:00
      20:50
    24 Feb
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £25.00


  Bus Leeds - Edinburgh    261 km
Ø Bus connections7 x
Savings-82%

The cheapest coach connections from Leeds 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
  • Leeds
    Edinburgh
      13:50
      18:55
    17 Apr
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.70
  • Leeds
    Edinburgh
      13:50
      18:55
    6 Apr
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.70
  • Leeds
    Edinburgh
      13:05
      18:20
    26 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.70
  • Leeds
    Edinburgh
      13:05
      18:20
    5 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.70
  • Leeds
    Edinburgh
      13:50
      18:55
    6 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.70
  • Leeds
    Edinburgh
      13:50
      18:55
    27 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.70
  • Leeds
    Edinburgh
      13:50
      18:55
    22 Apr
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.70
  • Leeds
    Edinburgh
      13:50
      18:55
    28 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.70
  • Leeds
    Edinburgh
      13:50
      18:55
    2 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.70
  • Leeds
    Edinburgh
      13:05
      18:20
    12 May
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.70
  • Leeds
    Edinburgh
      18:40
      15:00
    8 Mar
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from £52.93
  • Leeds
    Edinburgh
      11:45
      10:30
    8 Mar
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from £54.46


Current ticket prices

Buses, trains, car sharing and flights – on our website you’ll find the most affordable deal for the route Edinburgh - Leeds within seconds. Be aware that prices tend to vary depending on the date of travel and whether you book in advance or at short notice. Also take a look at travelling times and check whether it’s an express route or whether your trip includes a stopover.

Bus stops in Edinburgh and Leeds

  Stations
New York St, Leeds , Leeds (United Kingdom)

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

If you want to go away but don’t know how, we would highly recommend checking the bus timetables. Taking the coach is not only an ecologically friendly option, it’s also quite affordable and as comfortable and convenient as taking a train or plane. In the past decade, companies have really gone the extra mile by offering top-notch on-board features ranging from USB ports over entertainment centres to a free WiFi connection. On CheckMyBus you can easily find out which providers offer which services. Also make sure to check the individual luggage policies: Most companies operating the route Edinburgh - Leeds allow you to take carry-on baggage and one regular size suitcase on board at no extra cost. Additional or oversize luggage can usually be added for some extra pounds. Do you have all the information you need for a successful ride from Leeds to Edinburgh? Take a look at the exact location of the bus stops in both cities, check departure times and find the ideal ride. One last piece of advice: Browse our website for current promotions. After all, everyone likes a good bargain, right?

Edinburgh and Leeds: Useful Info

Edinburgh
435,791
Leeds
455,123
Taxi
£4.25
£4.02
Edinburgh
Leeds
A taxi journey in Edinburgh is 6% more expensive than in Leeds.
Local buses
£1.60
£2.60
Edinburgh
Leeds
A bus fare in Edinburgh is 39% cheaper than in Leeds.
Beer
£4.00
£3.50
Edinburgh
Leeds
A pint of beer in Edinburgh is 13% more expensive than in Leeds.
Water
£1.12
£0.90
Edinburgh
Leeds
A bottle of water in Edinburgh is 20% more expensive than in Leeds.
Meal
£6.99
£7.71
Edinburgh
Leeds
A meal in Edinburgh is 10% cheaper than in Leeds.
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