Edinburgh to Glasgow bus

Cheap bus tickets from Edinburgh to Glasgow

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The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Edinburgh to Glasgow is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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10:00PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h19 11:19PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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03:35AMEdinburgh1h25 05:00AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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10:45AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 12:09PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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02:15PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 03:39PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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01:35AMEdinburgh1h25 03:00AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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Bus schedule from Edinburgh to Glasgow

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12:35AMEdinburgh1h25 02:00AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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01:00AMEdinburgh1h00 02:00AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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01:35AMEdinburgh1h25 03:00AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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02:00AMEdinburgh1h00 03:00AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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02:35AMEdinburgh1h25 04:00AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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03:35AMEdinburgh1h25 05:00AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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04:35AMEdinburgh1h25 06:00AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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05:00AMEdinburgh1h00 06:00AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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05:35AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h18 06:53AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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05:55AMEdinburgh0h53 06:48AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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06:00AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h23 07:23AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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06:30AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h26 07:56AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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07:00AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h23 08:23AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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07:15AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h18 08:33AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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07:30AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h18 08:48AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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07:45AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h18 09:03AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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07:55AMEdinburgh0h55 08:50AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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08:00AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 09:24AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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08:10AMEdinburgh1h10 09:20AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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08:15AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 09:39AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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08:25AMEdinburgh0h59 09:24AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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08:30AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 09:54AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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08:45AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 10:09AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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08:55AMEdinburgh0h59 09:54AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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09:00AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 10:24AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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09:15AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 10:39AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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09:25AMEdinburgh0h59 10:24AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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09:30AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 10:54AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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09:45AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 11:09AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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09:55AMEdinburgh0h59 10:54AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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10:00AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 11:24AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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10:15AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 11:39AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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10:25AMEdinburgh0h59 11:24AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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10:30AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 11:54AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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10:45AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 12:09PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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10:55AMEdinburgh0h59 11:54AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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11:00AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 12:24PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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11:15AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 12:39PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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11:25AMEdinburgh0h59 12:24PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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11:30AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 12:54PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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11:45AMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 01:09PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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11:55AMEdinburgh0h59 12:54PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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12:00PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 01:24PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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12:15PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 01:39PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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12:25PMEdinburgh0h59 01:24PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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12:30PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 01:54PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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12:45PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 02:09PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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12:55PMEdinburgh0h59 01:54PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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01:00PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 02:24PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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01:15PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 02:39PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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01:25PMEdinburgh0h59 02:24PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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01:30PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 02:54PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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01:45PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 03:09PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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01:55PMEdinburgh0h59 02:54PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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02:00PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 03:24PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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02:15PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 03:39PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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02:25PMEdinburgh0h59 03:24PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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02:30PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 03:54PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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02:45PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 04:09PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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02:55PMEdinburgh0h59 03:54PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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03:00PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 04:24PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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03:15PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 04:39PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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03:25PMEdinburgh0h59 04:24PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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03:30PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 04:54PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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03:45PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 05:09PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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03:55PMEdinburgh0h59 04:54PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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04:00PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 05:24PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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04:15PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h29 05:44PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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04:25PMEdinburgh0h59 05:24PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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04:30PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 05:54PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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04:45PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 06:09PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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04:55PMEdinburgh0h59 05:54PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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05:00PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 06:24PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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05:15PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 06:39PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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05:25PMEdinburgh1h10 06:35PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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05:25PMEdinburgh0h59 06:24PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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05:30PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 06:54PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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05:45PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h24 07:09PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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05:55PMEdinburgh0h59 06:54PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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06:00PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h17 07:17PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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06:15PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h17 07:32PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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06:25PMEdinburgh0h54 07:19PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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06:30PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h14 07:44PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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06:45PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h14 07:59PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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06:55PMEdinburgh0h54 07:49PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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07:00PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h14 08:14PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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07:15PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h14 08:29PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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07:25PMEdinburgh0h54 08:19PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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07:30PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h14 08:44PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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07:55PMEdinburgh0h54 08:49PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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08:00PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h19 09:19PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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08:25PMEdinburgh0h54 09:19PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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08:30PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h19 09:49PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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08:55PMEdinburgh0h54 09:49PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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09:00PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h19 10:19PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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09:25PMEdinburgh0h54 10:19PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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09:30PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h22 10:52PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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09:35PMEdinburgh1h10 10:45PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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09:55PMEdinburgh0h54 10:49PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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10:00PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h19 11:19PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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10:25PMEdinburgh0h54 11:19PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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10:30PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h22 11:52PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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10:55PMEdinburgh0h54 11:49PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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11:00PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h19 12:19AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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11:30PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h25 12:55AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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11:55PMEdinburgh1h00 12:55AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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11:59PMEdinburgh, Elder Street1h16 01:15AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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Bus times from Edinburgh to Glasgow

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Fastest Journey

53 m

Average

1 h 13 m

Buses per day

109

Distance

67 km

Of the 109 buses that leave Edinburgh for Glasgow every day 109 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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05:55AMEdinburgh0h53 06:48AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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10:55PMEdinburgh0h54 11:49PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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10:25PMEdinburgh0h54 11:19PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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07:25PMEdinburgh0h54 08:19PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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Overview: Bus from Edinburgh to Glasgow

distanceDistance41 miles (66 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$5 (€5)
frequencyBus frequency28 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 2 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesFlixbus, Megabus, Infobus or National Express

Buses from Edinburgh to Glasgow cover the 41 miles (66 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Megabus, Infobus or National Express. Normally, there are 28 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $2 (€2), but the average price of bus tickets is $5 (€5). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.

Bus companies: National Express and FlixBus from Edinburgh to Glasgow

Find the best buses to Glasgow from Edinburgh with Omio's travel partners National Express and FlixBus from $2 (€2). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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National Express

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.

Edinburgh to Glasgow bus information with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 12 min
  • FlixBus frequency: 2 a day

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 from Edinburgh to Glasgow, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    Buses from Edinburgh to Glasgow

    Bus departs several times an hour to Glasgow in Edinburgh. They take travellers comfortably from one Scottish city to another in just 1:00 to 1:45 hours. All bus connections offered on the route are direct journeys without changing trains.

    Which bus companies drive from Edinburgh to Glasgow?

    On the Edinburgh - Glasgow route, the modern buses of the British transport company National Express are on the move.

    How long does the bus ride from Edinburgh to Glasgow take?

    If you're travelling by bus from Edinburgh to Glasgow, you don't have to change buses while you're driving. The direct journeys last between 1:00 h and 1:45 h.

    How often can I take the bus from Edinburgh to Glasgow?

    Up to five times per hour you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Glasgow. The first bus leaves the Edinburgh Bus Station in Elder Street early in the morning at 5:20 a.m.. The latest departure of the day is around 0:00 am.

    Bus stations on the Edinburgh - Glasgow route?

    At which bus station does the bus depart in Edinburgh? The starting point for all bus services on the route is the Edinburgh Bus Station on Elder Street. It is located in the city centre not far from Saint Andrew Square.

    At which bus station does the bus arrive in Glasgow? The buses coming from Edinburgh end their journey at Buchanan Bus Station, less than 0.5 kilometres from Glasgow Queen Street Central Metro Station.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Glasgow from Edinburgh

    Travel Tips: Take the bus to Glasgow easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Edinburgh to Glasgow.
    FAQs
    Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus between Edinburgh and Glasgow for the next 7 days starting from $2 (€2)  one way.
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $5 (€5)  for a bus ticket between Edinburgh and Glasgow.
    The distance from Edinburgh to Glasgow by bus is approximately 41 miles (66 km).
    The Edinburgh to Glasgow bus duration is on average 1 h 10 min, which is to be expected when traveling 41 miles (66 km) to Glasgow from Edinburgh. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    When taking a bus from Edinburgh, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, Bus Station. When you arrive in Glasgow, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Hampden Park and Glasgow.

    Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Edinburgh Waverley   to Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.

    The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.4 miles (660 m) from the city center of Edinburgh.

    The most popular arrival bus station, Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station, is located 0.3 miles (457 m) away from the city center of Glasgow.

    If you're looking for buses from Edinburgh to Glasgow, you can rely on Flixbus, Megabus, Infobus or National Express to get you to Glasgow. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the Edinburgh to Glasgow route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Yes, there are 2 direct buses from Edinburgh to Glasgow per day with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
    The average number of buses departing Edinburgh for Glasgow is 28 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The earliest bus for this trip departs from Edinburgh at 10: 30 PM. The last bus leaves from Edinburgh at 10: 30 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Edinburgh to Glasgow and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    If you book a bus ticket from Edinburgh to Glasgow within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $5 (€5) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets between Edinburgh and Glasgow are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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