Search Edinburgh to Inverness  coach tickets



Edinburgh to Inverness coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£28.98
Shortest Duration3h 47m
Trips per day6
coach carriers1
Lowest prices
We partner with 100s of coach, train & ferry operators to find you the best fares.
No wanderu fees
We simply offer you the lowest prices directly from the carrier.
Best travel options
We offer the safest & most reliable options on millions of routes.

How to book cheap Edinburgh to Inverness coach tickets?

The best way to get deals on coach tickets from Edinburgh to Inverness is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average coach fares from Edinburgh to Inverness were £29.03. By booking 10 days out, tickets are on average £0.25 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by coach from Edinburgh to Inverness?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Edinburgh to Inverness by coach is at 08:00 on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 12:00 on Tuesday is when the fewest number of coach tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the coach departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

National Express from Edinburgh to Inverness has the most daily schedules

On average there are 6 coach trips per day. National Express has the most options for departures from Edinburgh to Inverness, with an average of 6 trips per day and 75 monthly trips. One coach carrier currently travels from Edinburgh to Inverness. Of the 6 trips there are 6 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Edinburgh to Inverness starts at £12.14.

1 carriers offer Edinburgh to Inverness coach trips

National Express

Book National Express from Edinburgh to Inverness from £28.98. There are 6 National Express schedules from Edinburgh to Inverness and you can expect on average to pay £29.62 for a National Express ticket to Inverness. In Edinburgh, National Express departs to Inverness from Bus Station and 2 other stations. In Inverness, National Express arrives at Farraline Park Bus Station and 1 other station.

An average trip on National Express from Edinburgh to Inverness takes 4 hours and 11 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Inverness in 3 hours and 47 minutes,

On weekends, National Express offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay £29.50 for a weekend getaway to Inverness.

Power point
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 11m
Avg. Price

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the coach line you travel with, your options include 3 stations that have coach departures from Edinburgh. Most coach trips to Inverness will depart from Bus Station, New Charlotte House, Queensferry Rd.
  • Bus Station
  • New Charlotte House
  • Queensferry Rd
coach trips arrive in Inverness at 2 stations, depending on which coach line you are travelling with. Farraline Park Bus Station, A9 are the main coach stations in Inverness for trips arriving from Edinburgh.
  • Farraline Park Bus Station
  • A9