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.
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3 h 41 m
4 h 1 m
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Of the 8 buses that leave Inverness for Edinburgh every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||112 miles (180 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 41 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$20 (€18)|
|Bus frequency||13 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 10 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||Scotrail or Megabus|
Buses from Inverness to Edinburgh cover the 112 miles (180 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 41 min with our travel partners like Scotrail or Megabus. Normally, there are 13 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $20 (€18), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $17 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Inverness and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.
Travel from Inverness to Edinburgh from $17 (€16) with Omio’s bus partners ScotRail! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.
ScotRail tickets from Inverness to Edinburgh are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with ScotRail between Inverness and Edinburgh all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest bus, you can find all the current ScotRail bus schedules and bus tickets available on Omio for the 112 miles (180 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the ScotRail bus, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this bus, compare the fastest Inverness to Edinburgh routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best ScotRail Inverness to Edinburgh bus ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the ScotRail bus ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Edinburgh with ScotRail!
There are a few bus stations in Inverness to start your journey from including Inverness and Inverness, Bus Station. In Edinburgh you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, York Place (Stop YJ).
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Inverness and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Inverness and travel around 0.1 miles (54 m) from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Edinburgh, Elder Street and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (882 m) from the bus station to the city center in Edinburgh.
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