Duration 10h 15m
Distance 380.8 miles
Average price £18
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average bus between London and Edinburgh takes 10h 15m and the fastest bus takes 9h 30m. The bus service runs several times 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
10h 55m
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£15 - £20

London to Edinburgh bus times

Buses run three times a day between London Victoria and Edinburgh. The earliest departure is at 08:00 in the morning, and the last departure from London Victoria is at 22:30 which arrives into Edinburgh at 08:00. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 10h 15m. 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 four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10h 55m.

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The distance between London and Edinburgh is 334 miles. The road distance is 380.8 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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What companies run services between London and Edinburgh?

National Express operates a bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh 3 times a day. Tickets cost £15 - £20 and the journey takes 10h 55m. Blablabus also services this route once daily.
Bus operators
National Express
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£15 - £20

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
10h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£15 - £20
Website
National Express
Blablabus
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£19 - £24

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£19 - £24
Website
Blablabus

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