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Best price £ 11.58
Journey duration 6 h 31 min
Connections per day 3
First departure 01:00
Last departure 13:10
Distance 190.8 mi

Traveling from Sheffield to Edinburgh with Virail

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

How much do bus tickets from Sheffield to Edinburgh cost?

The prices for bus tickets from Sheffield to Edinburgh vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Sheffield to Edinburgh will cost £ 11.58. The average bus ticket price is approximately £ 50.77. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

Buses from Sheffield to Edinburgh

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

The journey between Sheffield and Edinburgh by bus usually takes 6 h 31 min to cover a distance of 190.8 mi. The shortest journey from Sheffield to Edinburgh will take you 5 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.

At what time of the day can I travel from Sheffield to Edinburgh?

In general, the first departure of the night will leave Sheffield at 01:00, and the last departure will leave at 13:10. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Sheffield to Edinburgh can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

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

The exact number of journeys from Sheffield to Edinburgh can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 3 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including National Express and Megabus. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 11 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Sheffield to Edinburgh. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Sheffield to Edinburgh varies, but in general, you can expect to find 3 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 0 journeys with one change or more.