Kids eat for £1 at Jenners this month!

We’ve teamed up with Jenners to offer you this fantastic festive deal. Visit the House of Frasers Restaurant on the second floor of the store with a valid Family Dayticket and your children can eat for £1*! Getting there by bus is simple. We offer a variety of services to get you from acrosos East Lothian to Edinburgh City Centre. …

It’s Christmas!!

Christmas has officially started here at East Coast Buses We love this time of year helping all our customers travel to their Christmas parties, do their Christmas shopping and meet up with their friends and families. Our Christmas timetable is now available to make sure you have all the information you need to travel around East Lothian as well as …

Please support our Charity, Macmillan Cancer Support this #givingtuesday

Tuesday 29 November is #givingtuesday, the day to support your favourite charity. Launched in the UK in 2014, the day has gone on to become one of Britain’s biggest days for charities, raising millions of pounds for good causes. This #givingtuesday we are asking you to support our Charity of Choice, Macmillan Cancer Support. Cancer affects one in 91 people …

Lothian People Awards 2017

Fifteen Lothian employees received awards at  Annual Lothian People Awards last week for their exceptional contribution to the company. Winners from East Coast Buses included, Jake Sheridan, Top East Coast Employee and Paul Martin, Top East Coast Buses Driver. The ‘Lothian People’s Champion’ award in association with the Edinburgh Evening News was presented to Raul Campos-Folgado, whose love for the …

Scotland V Australia – Saturday 25 November at BT Murrayfield

This weekend is Scotland’s last game in the 2017 Autumn Tests at BT Murrayfield. Taking on Australia, the game is almost sold out with a crowd of 67,000 expected to attend. There will be a great atmosphere in the city, so whether you have a ticket for the game of are going to watch it with friends in a bar, …

See the Christmas Light with us

December is approaching fast and everyone is already planning shopping, parties and of course seeing the Christmas lights being turned on. It’s a busy time of year for everyone, so we have made it easy for you to find out where and when the lights go on in your area and of course, which bus will get you there. Edinburgh …

Nominations for Lothian’s first People’s Champion are in

Many of you nominated your favourite member of our team for the first Lothian People’s Champion and the judges have now picked their final three. Bus Driver Raul Campos-Folgado, IT Systems Administrator Joe Burnett and Edinburgh Bus Tours Guide, Joy Innes-Greig. We are now asking you to vote for your favourite to be recognised at our awards night later this …

Have you tried….. the X5

Introduced in April this year, our X5 service is an hourly express route taking you between North Berwick and Edinburgh in under 1 hour and a half . Last month, due to demand from you our customers, we started operating this service on a Saturday. It’s ideal for anyone taking a daytrip to Edinburgh or North Berwick for shopping, lunch …

Saltire Festival 2017

Looking for a reason to hop on on of our buses… this could be it! The Saltire Festival returns later this month to celebrate St. Andrews Day and the Home of the Flag. There are many events taking place over the weekend across East Lothian showcasing Scotland’s amazing heritage, culture, food & drink, music, arts, innovation and entertainment. We’ve teamed …

Our Nighthawk service turns one this weekend

We launched our Nighthawk service on Bonfire Night last year when Mark and Mike met the first passengers travelling on the service from Edinburgh back to Dunbar and North Berwick with treats. Since then the service has proved very popular and in March this year we added return journeys from Dunbar and North Berwick. With the festive season fast approaching …