Since the journey from Manchester to Edinburgh is not so long, the bus is a good solution, but if you are looking for more offers or departure times, you can also have a look at trains and carpooling solutions.
If the offers provided by buses do not suit your needs, trains and carpooling could represent a good alternative for this distance.
How many bus connections are there from Manchester to Edinburgh every day?
16 connections are available every day to travel from Manchester to Edinburgh by bus. Please be aware that among these connections there are 9 routes which have at least one change versus 7 routes which are direct lines. Thus, choosing a trip including a change is sometimes more efficient although it is longer especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last minute. Yet, if you do not want to change buses, it is highly advocated to choose an offer with a direct route.
When are the buses from Manchester to Edinburgh scheduled?
The first bus to Edinburgh leaves at 01:08, while the last one is scheduled at 23:08. The journey takes on average 7 hours and 50 minutes, but the fastest connections take only 6 hours and 25 minutes.
By bus from Manchester to Edinburgh: which companies offer the service?
There are many companies cooperating with virail, among which also National Express with buses to Edinburgh.