York to Edinburgh bus

Cheap bus tickets from York to Edinburgh

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

10:25AMYork6h55 05:20PMEdinburgh
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11:55AMYork7h00 06:55PMEdinburgh
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Bus schedule from York to Edinburgh

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10:25AMYork6h55 05:20PMEdinburgh
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Bus times from York to Edinburgh

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6 h 55 m


6 h 57 m

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260 km

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10:25AMYork6h55 05:20PMEdinburgh
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11:55AMYork7h00 06:55PMEdinburgh
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Overview: Bus from York to Edinburgh

distanceDistance161 miles (259 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 55 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$43 (€37)
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus providersNational Express

Buses from York to Edinburgh cover the 161 miles (259 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $43 (€37), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $43 (€37). Travelers depart most frequently from York, Train Station and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.

Bus companies: National Express from York to Edinburgh

You can travel by bus from York to Edinburgh with National Express for as low as $43 (€37). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best 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 between York and Edinburgh, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Edinburgh from York

    Travel Tips: Take the bus to Edinburgh 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 York to Edinburgh.
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap York to Edinburgh buses for as little as $43 (€37)  in the next 7 days.
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $43 (€37)  for a bus ticket from York to Edinburgh.
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance between York and Edinburgh by bus to be approximately 161 miles (259 km).
    While the time it takes to travel 161 miles (259 km) from York to Edinburgh can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the York to Edinburgh bus journey time is on average 6 h 55 min.

    When departing from York, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including York, Train Station, York, Rail Station and York, Clifford Street. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your trip in bus stations like Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, Bus Station.

    Omio customers book a bus from York, Train Station   to Edinburgh, Elder Street   most frequently for this route.

    The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called York, Train Station, is located 0.6 miles (890 m) from the city center of York.

    The most popular arrival bus station, Edinburgh, Elder Street, is located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city center of Edinburgh.

    If you're looking for buses from York to Edinburgh, you can rely on National Express to get you to Edinburgh. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the York to Edinburgh trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    You can find buses between York and Edinburgh to cost on average $43 (€37) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the York to Edinburgh bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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