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Best price 82.44 £
Journey duration 13 h 35 min
Connections per day 1
First departure 20:15
Last departure 20:15
Distance 502 km

Traveling from Edinburgh to Bristol with Virail

What's the best way to get from Edinburgh to Bristol? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Edinburgh to Bristol, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How much does it cost to get from Edinburgh to Bristol by bus?

On average, a bus ticket from Edinburgh to Bristol will cost you 69.98 £. 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 14.97 £. 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.

Buses from Edinburgh to Bristol

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

The journey from Edinburgh to Bristol covers a distance of 502. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 13 h. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 10 h 10 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Edinburgh to Bristol faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do departures from Edinburgh to Bristol leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Edinburgh to Bristol, which usually leaves at 05:20. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 20:15. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

How many daily journeys are there from Edinburgh to Bristol?

On average, there are 1.5 daily departures from Edinburgh to Bristol. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 11 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include National Express, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 1 departures from Edinburgh which travel directly to Bristol. There are 0.5 journeys with one change or more.