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Coach from Manchester to Edinburgh

From £24.50 one-way*

Free Wi-Fi available onboard
Departures: up to 2 services per day
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Children under 14 years of age are not permitted to travel without being accompanied throughout the journey by a responsible person aged 16 years or over.
Children aged 14 - 15 years old may travel unaccompanied, as from 5am, arriving at their booked destination no later than 10pm. Unaccompanied children will be asked for proof of age or a signed letter of permission from their parent/guardian. (sms or chat based messages are not permissible)

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 £24.50 one-way*. 

Book now using the journey planner above and experience excellent comfort on our coaches, with a guaranteed seat, plenty of legroom, adjustable air conditioning and free Wi-Fi. An overnight service is available on this route.

Please note: We are currently running a reduced network, with plans to add to it regularly as demand grows. Because of this, the information on this page may differ depending on your travel dates and any regional restrictions.

For the most up to date information on active services and more, please visit our Route Map page or our timetables page.

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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

Routes to Edinburgh

Limited Availability. £1 booking fee applies. Fares correct 16 Sep 2020 for travel between 16 Sep 2020 and 14 Jan 2021.
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