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Best price 11.58 £
Journey duration 5 h 52 min
Connections per day 3
First departure 09:15
Last departure 23:00
Distance 307 km

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What's the best way to get from Edinburgh to Sheffield? 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 Sheffield, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How much do bus tickets from Edinburgh to Sheffield cost?

The cheapest bus tickets from Edinburgh to Sheffield cost 11.58 £. On average, you can expect to spend around 36.73 £ for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Edinburgh to Sheffield.

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How much time will it take to go from Edinburgh to Sheffield by bus?

The journey between Edinburgh and Sheffield runs for about 307 and usually takes approximately 5 h 52 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 5 h 5 min. If you are trying to get from Edinburgh to Sheffield 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 departures from Edinburgh to Sheffield leave?

The first daily departure from Edinburgh to Sheffield leaves at 09:15, while the last journey of the day sets out at 23:00. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Edinburgh and Sheffield. 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 Sheffield take place each day?

The route from Edinburgh to Sheffield is served by providers including Megabus and National Express. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 12 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Edinburgh 3 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Edinburgh to Sheffield, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 3 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 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.