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Edinburgh to Glasgow Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration1h 6m
Bus arrives inGlasgow
Buses depart fromEdinburgh
Coach Ticket Price£ 4.62
Distance67 km
Bus Companies
  • National Express

Buses from Edinburgh to Glasgow: Journey Details

Buses from Edinburgh to Glasgow run multiple times daily. The duration of the journey ranges from 55 minutes to one hour and 10 minutes. The first bus leaves Edinburgh for Glasgow between 6:45 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. with the last bus departing at 9:30 p.m. The main operators on this route are National Express and Bruce Coaches. All journeys on this route are direct.

Return journeys on buses from Glasgow to Edinburgh are also available.

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Local Time 22:43
£ Pound (Sterling)
Population 610,200
Region Scotland
Languages English

How expensive is Glasgow?

An Average Meal

An average meal in a restaurant in Glasgow costs 16.7% more than in Edinburgh.


Prices in Glasgow are on average 3.7% higher than in Edinburgh.

Public Transport

Public transport in Glasgow costs around 33.2% more than in Edinburgh.

A Night in a Hotel

A night in a hotel in Glasgow is about 23.2% less expensive than in Edinburgh.

Taking the Bus from Edinburgh to Glasgow


Edinburgh Bus Station, located in the centre of the city, only a few hundred metres from Edinburgh Waverley railway station, is where buses from Edinburgh to Glasgow set off from. The local public transport network in Edinburgh is extensive and includes trams and buses which all stop near to the bus station. Night buses and taxis are also available at night.

Buses from Edinburgh to Glasgow arrive at Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station, directly adjacent to Glasgow Queen Street railway station. This transport interchange is also just a short distance away from Glasgow Central railway station, with a shuttle bus service on hand to ferry people between the two stations. Local bus services run until midnight, although there are night buses on the weekend.


The largest city in Scotland and one of the largest in the UK, Glasgow is a city that has something to offer everyone, no matter the time of the day or night. With stunning parks, museums and art galleries, Glasgow has been ranked as the 57th most livable city in the world. If you prefer something a bit more bohemian, take a trip to Glasgow's West End where you'll find restaurants, bars, clubs and cafes. Music enthusiasts have plenty of choice of venues as Glasgow has one of the most exciting music scenes in the UK, with many bands going on to achieve widespread success. Glasgow has also been listed as the most vegan-friendly​ city in the UK.

Find some small examples below of the types of things you can do while on the bus from Edinburgh to Glasgow.

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