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The price shown for each trip will be the average for all passengers, including any infants.
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Best deals for bus tickets from Edinburgh to Glasgow

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National Express
Direct
1h 10m
National Express
Megabus
Direct
1h 15m
Megabus
Megabus
Direct
1h 15m
Megabus
Megabus
Direct
1h 23m
Megabus
Megabus
Direct
0h 52m
Megabus
Megabus
Direct
0h 52m
Megabus

Edinburgh to Glasgow bus information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and bus companies that offer buses from Edinburgh to Glasgow

Return-trip from

£7

One-way from

£5

Popular coach line

Megabus
Bus tickets from Edinburgh to Glasgow found within the last 3 days start at £7 round-trip
The cheapest one-way bus ticket starts at £5. This price was found within the last 3 days.
Megabus and National Express service this route

Book round-trip bus tickets from Edinburgh to Glasgow

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip bus tickets from Edinburgh to Glasgow that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
Megabus
18 Aug
14:15Edinburgh Bus Station
1h 21m
15:36Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
19 Aug
17:00Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
1h 13m
18:13Edinburgh Bus Station
National Express
25 Oct
04:10Edinburgh Bus Station
1h 10m
05:20Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
28 Oct
16:00Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
1h 05m
17:05Edinburgh Bus Station
Megabus
19 Sep
03:45Edinburgh Bus Station
1h 30m
05:15Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
20 Sep
14:30Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
1h 14m
15:44Edinburgh Bus Station
National Express
29 Dec
03:10Edinburgh Bus Station
1h 10m
04:20Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
30 Dec
02:30Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
1h 10m
03:40Edinburgh Bus Station
National Express
18 Oct
04:10Edinburgh Bus Station
1h 10m
05:20Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
23 Oct
16:00Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
1h 05m
17:05Edinburgh Bus Station
Megabus
18 Sep
20:23Edinburgh Turnhouse
0h 52m
21:15Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
20 Sep
01:15Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
0h 54m
02:09Edinburgh Turnhouse

Book one-way bus tickets from Edinburgh to Glasgow

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way bus tickets from Edinburgh to Glasgow we’ve found in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find bus tickets by date.
National Express
29 Sep
04:10Edinburgh Bus Station
1h 10m
05:20Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
Megabus
24 Sep
00:30Edinburgh Princes Street
1h 15m
01:45Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
Megabus
24 Sep
15:30Edinburgh Bus Station
1h 15m
16:45Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station

Choose the best way to get from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Glasgow Intl


FAQs for booking bus tickets from Edinburgh to Glasgow

When you book bus tickets from Edinburgh to Glasgow, in Scotland, you can enjoy a short and comfortable journey with National Express, a popular regional and inter-city carrier in the UK. Professional bus companies such as National Express ensure that every possible comfort is taken care of during your trip. You can find plenty of leg room on the spacious, reclining chairs, charger points for all makes of devices and you can feel free to make use of the complementary Wifi service offered to every passenger. Restrooms are hygienic and clean, too, so you can be assured you will be comfy during your trip.

When you catch a bus from Edinburgh to Glasgow, you will have ample luggage allowance, with a standard 44 lbs weight limit. This allows for two medium-sized suitcases or one large suitcase that will be kept in the luggage hold section of the bus. On board the bus, you can take an additional piece of hand-held luggage, such as a handbag, rucksack or laptop bag. Certain items such as wheelchairs and fold-up prams will have allowances made depending on how much space is available on the bus. You can pre-order additional luggage space with National Express, but you may have to pay an extra fee. It is always best to double check with them beforehand.

When travelling to Glasgow from Edinburgh, you may want to take your furry friend along with you. National Express does have a pet-friendly travel policy, which allows certain pets to accompany their owners. This includes small, well-trained animals that will fit into a waterproof cage as well as larger dogs who can sit at your feet; both of these will come with a pet travel fee. Larger dogs may need to be muzzled for the reassurance of the other passengers. If you have a service animal, they may accompany you as long as they have updated paperwork with inoculation details and are wearing their harness with their name and duty on it.

As you prepare for your trip from Edinburgh to Glasgow by bus, you will leave from the Edinburgh Bus Station, based in the centre of New Town. If you are based in central Edinburgh, it can be reached on the tram or with Bus 16. It is a very big and popular bus station in Edinburgh and has great amenities to see you on your way to Glasgow in comfort. When you arrive in your destination city, you will get off the bus at Buchanan Bus Station, which is one of the largest, most central bus terminals in the city. It is very close to the centre of Glasgow, and you can hop on the Bus 38 or 398 to take you further into the city centre. There is also the tram, which runs around Glasgow and is great fun to jump on and off for a scenic look at your destination city.

Due to the relatively short distance between the two Scottish cities, you will be able to do this journey without any stops in between. The entire trip should take less than 1h 30 min, even with high traffic congestion. You will be travelling east to west across the country; the route crosses through industrial and mining territory but is not without certain scenic villages and towns along the way, to enjoy from the bus.

For this week, you can purchase tickets from Edinburgh to Glasgow starting at £6 one-way.

You can find bus tickets for Megabus and National Express which service this route currently. Megabus is the cheapest option recently available with prices starting at £7 round-trip.

Based on just travel duration our users have found a bus from Edinburgh to Glasgow Intl Airport to be the fastest option to their destination at just 0h 50m. If travel time is less of a concern you may want to look into booking some alternative forms of transportation like a flight from Edinburgh to Glasgow Intl Airport or a train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Intl Airport.

A bus from Edinburgh to Glasgow Intl Airport is currently going to be the least expensive option currently available. You can also find deals for a flight from Edinburgh to Glasgow Intl Airport starting at £58, or consider a train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Intl Airport starting at £294. Both of these alternative options are worth considering when looking to reach your destination.

The carbon footprint of buses from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Glasgow Intl will generally run up to around 8lb. The footprint by bus is some 87% smaller than by airplane - a flight from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Glasgow Intl has emissions of around 66lb. This journey by train has a footprint of 13lb, on average.


Megabus buses from Edinburgh to Glasgow Intl Airport

Our best Megabus deals on Edinburgh to Glasgow Intl Airport bus tickets
Megabus
18 Aug
14:15Edinburgh Bus Station
1h 21m
15:36Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
19 Aug
17:00Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
1h 13m
18:13Edinburgh Bus Station
Megabus
19 Sep
03:45Edinburgh Bus Station
1h 30m
05:15Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
20 Sep
14:30Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
1h 14m
15:44Edinburgh Bus Station
Megabus
18 Sep
20:23Edinburgh Turnhouse
0h 52m
21:15Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
20 Sep
01:15Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
0h 54m
02:09Edinburgh Turnhouse

National Express buses from Edinburgh to Glasgow Intl Airport

Our best National Express deals on Edinburgh to Glasgow Intl Airport bus tickets
National Express
25 Oct
04:10Edinburgh Bus Station
1h 10m
05:20Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
28 Oct
16:00Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
1h 05m
17:05Edinburgh Bus Station
National Express
29 Dec
03:10Edinburgh Bus Station
1h 10m
04:20Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
30 Dec
02:30Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
1h 10m
03:40Edinburgh Bus Station
National Express
18 Oct
04:10Edinburgh Bus Station
1h 10m
05:20Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
23 Oct
16:00Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
1h 05m
17:05Edinburgh Bus Station

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