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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Liverpool to Edinburgh. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Liverpool to Edinburgh?

When you're traveling from Liverpool to Edinburgh, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 31.33. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 14.38, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Journey Details

Best price £ 45.17
Journey duration 9 h 45 min
Connections per day 1
First departure 07:30
Last departure 07:30
Distance 175.8 mi

Ticket price Liverpool - Edinburgh every day

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£ 31
£ 126.50
£ 15.50
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National Express
Duration: 9 h 45 min
Liverpool One - Edinburgh Bus Station
07:30 - 17:15
£ 45.17

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

The journey between Liverpool and Edinburgh by bus usually takes 9 h 16 min to cover a distance of 175.8 mi. The shortest journey from Liverpool to Edinburgh will take you 7 h 5 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Edinburgh quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

When do departures from Liverpool to Edinburgh leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Liverpool to Edinburgh leaving at 09:00. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 07:30.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 times a day do departures from Liverpool leave for Edinburgh?

The route from Liverpool to Edinburgh is served by providers including National Express. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 19 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Liverpool 3 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Liverpool 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 1 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 2 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.

Stations of departure

Liverpool Liverpool One, Canning Place
Liverpool Liverpool University, Brownlow Hill 200
Liverpool Liverpool Old Swan Kwik Fit, Edge Ln
Liverpool Liverpool Edge Lane Drive, A5080
Liverpool Liverpool Botanic Park, Edge Ln
Liverpool One

Destination stations

Edinburgh Edinburgh Bus Station, Elder St 24
Edinburgh Bus Station

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