The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Edinburgh to Bristol is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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14 h 35 m
14 h 35 m
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|Distance||311 miles (501 km)|
|Average bus duration||14 h 35 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$60 (€53)|
|Bus providers||National Express or Flixbus|
Buses from Edinburgh to Bristol cover the 311 miles (501 km) long route taking on average 14 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express or Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $41 (€36), but the average price of bus tickets is $60 (€53). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh, Elder Street and arrive in Bristol, City Centre.
For as little as $41 (€36) you can travel by bus between Edinburgh and Bristol with FlixBus and National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus to Bristol from Edinburgh, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
When taking the bus from Edinburgh to Bristol, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, Bus Station. Your route can end in bus stations such as Bristol, City Centre, Bristol, Bus & Coach Station (Marlborough St) and Bristol, Bond Street / St James Barton Roundabout.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Edinburgh, Elder Street and arrive in Bristol, City Centre.
The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Edinburgh, Elder Street, is located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city center of Edinburgh.
The most popular arrival bus station, Bristol, City Centre, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center of Bristol.
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