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Coach from Manchester to Edinburgh

From £8 one-way*

Free entertainment: available onboard
Departures: up to 4 services per day
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Children under 14 years old must be accompanied by a responsible person aged 16 or over or they will be refused travel. Proof of age may be required.

One infant aged 0-2 travels free when accompanied by an adult with a valid ticket. Additional infants aged 0-2 must be paid for. If you are travelling with more than 1 infant aged 0-2, please book the additional infant as 'Children (3-15).

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Coach from Manchester to Edinburgh

Venture north to Scotland's capital and enjoy a relaxing coach trip all the way from Manchester from just £8 one-way*. 

Book now using the journey planner above and experience excellent comfort on our coaches, with a guaranteed seat, plenty of leg room, adjustable air conditioning and free Wi-Fi and digital entertainment with the VUER app. 

Please note: an overnight service is available on this route.

Departing from Manchester Central Coach Station

Travelling to the station? Taxis drop you at a dedicated taxi rank outside the station, which is also served by a city-wide tram service and the Metroshuttle, ferrying you for free between the cities' rail stations.

Onsite you'll also find a newsagents, coffee shop, eatery and more to ensure you're all fuelled up before your journey.

For more information, take a look at our Manchester Central Coach Station facilities page.

Arriving at Edinburgh Bus Station

Edinburgh Bus Station is located in the city centre, only a stone's throw from St Andrew's Square.

The station has plenty of features for your comfort and convenience on arrival, from toilet facilities to a coffee shop and phone charging areas. You can even store luggage in lockers if you're going straight into the city.

Manchester to Edinburgh route stops

Popular stops are listed below. Please use the journey planner above to plan your trip.
  • Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
  • Preston, Lancashire
  • Carlisle
  • Glasgow
  • Edinburgh

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*Limited Availability. £1 booking fee applies. Fares correct 16 July 2019 for travel between 16 July 2019 and 13 November 2019.
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