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Best price £ 19.29
Journey duration 14 h 6 min
Connections per day 2
First departure 09:15
Last departure 21:00
Distance 352.9 mi

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Planning to travel from Edinburgh to Gatwick? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How much do bus tickets from Edinburgh to Gatwick cost?

On average, a bus ticket from Edinburgh to Gatwick will cost you £ 46.16. 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 £ 19.29. 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 is the journey from Edinburgh to Gatwick by bus?

The distance between Edinburgh and Gatwick is around 352.9 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 14 h 6 min. However, the fastest routes between Edinburgh and Gatwick take 10 h 40 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

What time are the first and last departures from Edinburgh to Gatwick?

The first daily departure from Edinburgh to Gatwick leaves at 09:15, while the last journey of the day sets out at 21:00. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Edinburgh and Gatwick. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

How many journeys from Edinburgh to Gatwick are there every day?

You will be able to travel from Edinburgh to Gatwick using companies such as National Express. Combined, these providers offer an average of 2 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 2 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Edinburgh to Gatwick using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, direct connections from Edinburgh to Gatwick each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 2 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.