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Best price 7.50 £
Journey duration 1 h 44 min
Connections per day 21
First departure 08:45
Last departure 22:15
Distance 59 km

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How much do bus tickets from Dundee to Edinburgh cost?

On average, a bus ticket from Dundee to Edinburgh will cost you 10.03 £. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as 6.22 £. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

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How long does it take to get from Dundee to Edinburgh by bus?

The journey between Dundee and Edinburgh runs for about 60 and usually takes approximately 1 h 44 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 1 h 28 min. If you are trying to get from Dundee to Edinburgh as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

When do the first and last departures from Dundee to Edinburgh leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Dundee to Edinburgh leaving at 06:25. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 22:15.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many journeys from Dundee to Edinburgh take place each day?

The route from Dundee to Edinburgh is served by providers including Megabus and National Express. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 48 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Dundee 21.5 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Dundee to Edinburgh, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 16.5 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 5 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.