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Duration 9h 30m
Distance 380.2 miles
Average price £21
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The bus between London and Edinburgh takes 9h 30m. There is at least one bus per day from London to Edinburgh. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Edinburgh
9h 10m
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£14 - £40

London to Edinburgh bus times

Buses run once daily between London Victoria and Edinburgh. The service departs London Victoria at 09:30 in the morning, which arrives into Edinburgh at 19:00. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 9h 30m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station station and arriving at Edinburgh. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 10m.

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The distance between London and Edinburgh is 334 miles. The road distance is 380.2 miles.

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London to Edinburgh bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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London to Edinburgh bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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There are 2780+ hotels available in Edinburgh. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between London and Edinburgh?

National Express operates a bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh twice daily. Tickets cost £14 - £18 and the journey takes 9h 10m. Megabus UK also services this route once daily.
Bus operators
National Express
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£14 - £18

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£21 - £40

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