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 …

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

We know East Lothian is an exciting and beautiful place and we want to encourage everyone to jump on the bus to visit and explore the area. East Coast Buses run from Edinburgh to North Berwick and Dunbar passing through Haddington, East Linton, Aberlady, Gullane, Dirleton, Belhaven, Longniddry and West Barns. We would love you to get in touch and …

Milton Road from Monday 11 February

Part of Milton Road will be closed to buses from 1900 – 0600 five nights a week from Monday 11 February for 8 weeks. Services 113, N106 and N113 will be diverted between Milton Road West and Milton Road via Duddingston Park South, The Jewel and Milton Link. Please see the map below for details.  

Six Nations Rugby 2019

This years Six Nations games kick off at the weekend with Scotland taking on Italy at Murrayfield. The team will also play host to Ireland on 9 February and Wales on 3 March. All three games are a sell out with over 67,000 fans expected so the atmosphere is sure to be great. So whether you have a ticket for …

A date for your diary – 27 April 2019

We will be hosting an Open Day at our Musselburgh Garage at Saturday 27 April. We’re still working on the plans and will tell you more when we have it but put the date in your diary now. You don’t want to miss it!

Contactless payment is here

Good news! From tomorrow, Thursday 20th December, you will be able to pay for your bus journeys using contactless. The technology has been fitted to our vehicles to provide customers with a quick and convenient payment option. VISA and Mastercard payment cards will be accepted, as well as Apple Pay and Google Pay. Nigel Serafini, Commercial Director from Lothian said: …

What’s on in East Lothian this Christmas

The weather is getting colder and the days are getting shorter, Christmas is definitely on it way. There are lots of Christmas related events in and around East Lothian over the coming weeks for you to get involved with. Here are a few suggestions for you…… plus the buses that will get you there. Dunbar Christmas Lights and Parade 25 …

Christmas and New Year Timetables

We’re giving you our Christmas and New Year timetable even earlier this year so you can plan your festive trips and nights outs! Our Services 106, 113 and 124 will be running on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day. This year there will be a later journey on Service 113 from Pencaitland on Christmas Day, more Boxing Day …

Remember Remember – to take the bus this firework season!

It’s November and everyone is planning where they weill be watching fireworks displays in the next few days. East Lothian has a many organised fireworks displays for you to go and see, which are all safe, and just a bus journey away. Here are four for your to choose from. Haddington Fireworks Display Whittinghame Drive, Haddington, Saturday 3 November from …