The cheapest buses from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Oct 22

Cheapest

$13

Average

$19

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.

The average ticket from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh will cost around $ 19 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 13.

Cheapest
04:50AMNewcastle upon Tyne2h30 07:20AMEdinburgh, Elder Street
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$131One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:20PMNewcastle upon Tyne2h40 07:00PMEdinburgh, Elder Street
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$181One-way
05:30AMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station2h35 08:05AMEdinburgh
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$181One-way
05:45PMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station2h45 08:30PMEdinburgh
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$221One-way
04:20PMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station3h05 07:25PMEdinburgh
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$241One-way

Timetable Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh

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04:50AMNewcastle upon Tyne2h30 07:20AMEdinburgh, Elder Street
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05:30AMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station2h35 08:05AMEdinburgh
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04:20PMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station3h05 07:25PMEdinburgh
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04:20PMNewcastle upon Tyne2h40 07:00PMEdinburgh, Elder Street
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05:45PMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station2h45 08:30PMEdinburgh
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Fri
Oct 22
$33London North Eastern Railway
$12Megabus
Sat
Oct 23
$30London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
Sun
Oct 24
$41First Transpennine Express
$16Megabus
Mon
Oct 25
$33London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Tue
Oct 26
$33London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Wed
Oct 27
$30London North Eastern Railway
$15National Express
Thu
Oct 28
$27London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
Fri
Oct 29
$24London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Sat
Oct 30
$27London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Sun
Oct 31
$22London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Mon
Nov 1
$27London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Tue
Nov 2
$27Cross Country
$9Megabus
Wed
Nov 3
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$14National Express
Thu
Nov 4
$22London North Eastern Railway
$14National Express
Fri
Nov 5
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$9Megabus
Sat
Nov 6
$24London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Sun
Nov 7
$37Cross Country
$9Megabus
Mon
Nov 8
$22London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Tue
Nov 9
$22London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Wed
Nov 10
$22London North Eastern Railway
$14National Express

The fastest buses from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Oct 22

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

2 h 43 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

148 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Newcastle upon Tyne for Edinburgh every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 148 km distance in an average of 2 h 43 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 30 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 5 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
04:50AMNewcastle upon Tyne2h30 07:20AMEdinburgh, Elder Street
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$131One-way
2nd Fastest
05:30AMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station2h35 08:05AMEdinburgh
0 changes
$181One-way
04:20PMNewcastle upon Tyne2h40 07:00PMEdinburgh, Elder Street
0 changes
$181One-way
05:45PMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station2h45 08:30PMEdinburgh
0 changes
$221One-way
04:20PMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station3h05 07:25PMEdinburgh
0 changes
$241One-way

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Bus Information from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh

distanceDistance91 miles (147 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$13 (€11)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express or Megabus

Buses from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh cover the 91 miles (147 km) long route taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $13 (€11), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $9 (€7).

Bus companies

Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh with National Express

Travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh from $9 (€7) with Omio’s bus partners National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

National Express

If you’re thinking of taking a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh, you can enjoy a comfortable journey at a budget-friendly price with National Express. National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company offering hundreds of routes to towns and cities across the UK, including routes to and from major airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol. On a National Express bus, you can expect to travel 91 miles (147 km) from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh and pay as low as $15 (€12) if you book in advance.

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 Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Check the National Express bus schedule from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh, select your preferred ticket type, and book your cheap bus tickets on Omio today!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Travel Tips

Buses from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh
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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh?
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh to cost as little as $9 (€7)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the bus between Newcastle upon Tyne and Edinburgh on average?
The bus price to Edinburgh from Newcastle upon Tyne is on average $13 (€11)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
What is the distance from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh by bus?
You should expect to travel around 91 miles (147 km)  from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh by bus.
How long is a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh on average?
On average the Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh bus travel time is 2 h 30 min  for the 91 miles (147 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
Which bus providers can get me from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh?
For the best Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services between Newcastle upon Tyne and Edinburgh to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any direct buses from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh?
Yes, you can find a direct bus between Newcastle upon Tyne and Edinburgh with National Express or Megabus  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
When is the earliest bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh? When is the last bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh?
The first Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh bus departs at 4: 50 AM   and the last bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh leaves at 5: 45 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I purchase bus tickets from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh to score the best deals?
If you book the Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $13 (€11). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh. Look out for bus tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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