2019 Edinburgh Marathon – Travel Information

The Edinburgh Marathon takes place this Sunday 26 May closing roads across Edinburgh and East Lothian affecting bus stops and services. If you are travelling to and from the race finishing point in Musselburgh, we recommend that you use bus services 26, 44, 106, 113 or 124. There will be extra buses running on these routes to and from Edinburgh City Centre.  Please …

Well done Colin!

What a fantastic day we had at the Lothian Driver of the Year competition. It was lovely to catch up with our friends from across the Lothian Group and fantastic to see our Colin named East Coast Buses Driver of the Year! Well done Colin. We are very proud of you.

What’s on is East Lothian – Tell us your events in our operating area

East Lothian is a beautiful and exciting place to visit and we want to encourage everyone to jump on the bus to visit and explore. Our bus services run from Edinburgh to North Berwick and Dunbar passing through Haddington, East Linton, Aberlady, Gullane, Dirleton, Belhaven, Longniddry and West Barns. We would love to hear about the events and activities you …

Our Open Day was a HUGE success

What an amazing day we had at our East Coast Buses Open Day on Saturday. Almost 1100 of you attended the event and so many of you told us what a fantastic time you had. The event raised £500 for our charity Macmillan Cancer Support. Thank so much to all of you who came along, to John McMillan for opening …

May Holiday Bus Services

On Monday 6 May we will be operating a school holiday bus services. All our regular services will be running but there will be no school services. On Monday 27 May we will run a normal weekday service. If you have some time off, why not hop on the bus and explore beautiful East Lothian. There’s so much to see …

East Coast Buses Open Day – 27 April 2019

We would love to welcome you all to our East Coast Buses Open Day on 27 April. Our Musselburgh Garage will be open from 1200 – 1600 for you to see behind the scenes of our company. There will be a display of our buses, a collection of vintage buses, and our team will be there to tell you more …

Good Friday and Easter Monday Services

On Good Friday and Easter Monday we will be operating a week day school holiday service with all our buses running as normal with the exception of school buses. Our Customers Services Department will be closed for the holiday weekend but the Musselburgh Travelshop will be open it’s regular hours and you can get help with your travel information on …

Easter in East Lothian

Now that the Easter holidays have started we’re sure you have already heard ‘What can we do today’ from your kids. To help you out, we’ve out together a list of local events that are on over the next couple of weeks and the buses that will get you there. Archerfield Walled Garden – Landscape Painting for Kids. Hop on …

Could your Charity be the next Lothian Charity of Choice?

Applications to become the next Lothian Charity of Choice are now open. Lothian is coming to the end of it’s current partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support and ais looking to find a new charity to work with from 2020. Over the last six years, Lothian has raised money and donated gifts in kind of over £1,200,000 to charities in our …