Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open – We’ll get you there.

East Lothian will be seen on a worldwide stage next month when the Abedeen Standard Invesments Scottish Open 2018 comes to Gullane from 11-15 July. The town will play host to golf stars from around the globe as well as 60,000 fans. To make sure everyone can get there with ease, the event has chosen us as their official transport …

Western General Hospital – from Sunday 17 June

To allow roadworks to take place, the road within the grounds of the Western General Hospital will not be accessible to buses from start of service on Sunday 17 June for approximately 3 weeks. Diversion Service 113 (on Sundays ONLY) – will terminate at the northbound stop outside of the hospital on Crewe Road South, and begin journeys from the …

East Coast Buses Jobs – Part Time General Assistant

We are looking for a General Assistant to join our Engineering team. The role will be at our Musselburgh Garage working 0500 to 1100, five days over seven. General Assistant Responsibilities Keeping Depot Clean and Tidy Assisting Supervisors and Managers with ad-hoc duties as required Maintain and Develop Technical Skills as and when required Communicate effectively with colleagues All other …

Hop on the bus to visit some of East Lothian’s award winning beaches

Yellowcraigs has returned to the list of Scotland’s best beaches this year making a total of eight of local beaches being recognised in the Keep Scotland Beautiful’s annual Scottish Beach Awards. The Scottish Beach Awards, which have been running for 26 years, celebrate the best managed coastal areas in the country. Gullane Bents, has been recognised on this list every …

Britain’s Most Scenic Bus Route – The Results

A big thanks to everyone who voted for us in this years Britain’s Most Scenic Bus Route competition. Over 15,000 votes were cast in the online poll, sponsored by Bus Users UK, to choose the country’s most beautiful bus route from a shortlist of more than 100 of the nation’s best bus journeys. The winning route was 840 Coastliner from …

Edinburgh Marathon 2018 – Shuttle Buses and Diversion Information

The Edinburgh Marathon takes place this Sunday 27 May. To allow this to take place, some roads across Edinburgh and East Lothian will be closed affecting bus stops and and services. Anyone wishing to travel by bus to and from the race finish in Musselburgh should use services 26, 44, 113 or 124 – East Coast Buses and Lothian Buses will be running extra buses on these …

Our new Travelshop is now open!

To mark the opening of our Travelshop in Musselburgh yesterday, our team handed out breakfast to customers on our buses, our neighbours in shops on Musselburgh High Street and to customers that came into see our new venture. The Travelshop, which highlights the our commitment East Lothian and the local community, will sell tickets for East Coast Buses and Lothian …

A brand new Travelshop for East Lothian

We’re delighted on announce the opening of our brand new Travelshop in Musselburgh this month. The shop, which is part of our Musselburgh Garage will open on 21 May to help with all your travel needs. Pop in for your bus timetables, and help with ticket information or to buy Lothian Ridacards and tickets. We’ll be having lots of fun …

#MikesEastCoast

Our Mike, has become a well known face around East Lothian and he can often be seen out and about meeting local residents, helping train our newest recruits and visiting local attractions delivering our bus information. To give you all a bit of an insight into our company and what happens behind the scenes, Mike will be taking photos on …

Help us make our Service 124 Britain’s Most Scenic Bus Route

Bus passengers group, Bus Users UK are giving bus users across the Country the chance to vote for their favourite bus journey in a survey to find Britain’s Most Scenic Bus Route. A shortlist of routes has been put together from Scotland, England and Wales and we’re delighted that our service 124 has been included. The route, which runs from …