Edinburgh to Stansted bus

Cheap bus tickets from Edinburgh to Stansted

Showing times and prices for Aug 15

Cheapest

50

Average

56

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

National Express
08:50PMEdinburgh11h05 07:55AMStansted
0 transfers
501One-way
National Express
09:45AMEdinburgh11h45 09:30PMStansted
0 transfers
621One-way

Bus schedule from Edinburgh to Stansted

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National Express
09:45AMEdinburgh11h45 09:30PMStansted
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National Express
08:50PMEdinburgh11h05 07:55AMStansted
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Bus times from Edinburgh to Stansted

Showing times and prices for Aug 15

Fastest Journey

11 h 5 m

Average

11 h 25 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

502 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Edinburgh for Stansted every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

National Express
08:50PMEdinburgh11h05 07:55AMStansted
0 transfers
501One-way
National Express
09:45AMEdinburgh11h45 09:30PMStansted
0 transfers
621One-way

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Overview: Bus from Edinburgh to Stansted

distanceDistance311 miles (502 km)
durationAverage bus duration11 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$60 (€55)
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus companiesNational Express or Megabus UK

Buses from Edinburgh to Stansted cover the 311 miles (502 km) long journey taking on average 11 h 5 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus UK. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $39 (€36), but the average price of bus tickets is $60 (€55). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Stansted, London Stansted Airport Coach Station.

Bus companies: National Express from Edinburgh to Stansted

Buy your official National Express bus tickets to Stansted from Edinburgh from $39 (€36) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

National Express

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

  • Average Price: $39

Travel Tips: Bus to Stansted from Edinburgh

Take the bus to Stansted 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 Stansted.
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Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets between Edinburgh and Stansted for as low as $39 (€36)  for the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Edinburgh to Stansted bus price to come in at an average of $60 (€55)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Stansted from Edinburgh by bus to be approximately 311 miles (502 km).
While the time it takes to travel 311 miles (502 km) between Edinburgh and Stansted can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Edinburgh to Stansted bus journey time is on average 11 h 5 min.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Edinburgh Waverley   to Stansted, London Stansted Airport Coach Station.

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.4 miles (659 m) from the city center of Edinburgh.

The most popular arrival bus station, Stansted, London Stansted Airport Coach Station, is located 2.9 miles (4.6 km) away from the city center of Stansted.

When taking a bus from Edinburgh to Stansted, you can count on National Express or Megabus UK for the best way to get you to Stansted. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service to Stansted from Edinburgh and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
The earliest bus departing from Edinburgh to Stansted leaves at 9: 45 AM. The last bus departing from Edinburgh to Stansted leaves at 8: 50 PM. You can find the latest Edinburgh to Stansted bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you book a bus ticket from Edinburgh to Stansted within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $60 (€55) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets between Edinburgh and Stansted are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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