We’ve been shortlist for this year’s UK Bus Awards Final

The finalist for the UK Bus Awards were announced this week on their twitter feed.  Now in their 24th year, the awards recognise and reward best practice, high quality staff and outstanding standards of customer service in the industry. We are delighted to have been named on the shortlist in the Top Shire Operator category. Lothian were also shortlisted in …

Lothian Doors Open Day

Look out for our team at this year’s Lothian Doors Open Day this Saturday, 28 September at the company’s Central Garage in Annandale Street. The event will be extra special as Lothian is celebrating it’s 100th Birthday. Open from  1200 – 1600, it will include a display of buses from throughout the decades, a bus-themed kid’s zone, trips throught bus …

World Car Free Day 2019

This Sunday, 22 September, is World Car Free Day. The event was set up to encourage motorists to give up their cars for a day and try walking, public transport or cycling instead. Changing the way you travel can make all the difference to your health, your bank balance and the environment. Did you know… In the UK, 40% of …

Join the East Coast Buses Team

We are looking for PCV Qualified Bus Drivers to join us at East Coast Buses. Why join us? We have the best Scenic routes in East Lothian. Our rates of pay are highly competitive, one of the best in the industry. Career progression, there is ample opportunity to develop and progress. Our fleet is one of the best and newest …

Autumn Holiday – Monday 16 September

On Monday 16 September, we will be operating a school holiday bus services. All our regular services will be running but there will be no school services. If you have some time off, why not hop on the bus and explore beautiful East Lothian. It’s a beautiful.

East Coast Buses have a new partnership with Radio Saltire

We have a set up a new partnership with Radio Saltire FM which will help our customers in East Lothian to get their travel information. The radio station will broadcast new promoting our services, and provide travel updates for bus users in the area. Mark Heritage, General Manager, EastCoast buses said: We are thrilled to be partnering up with a …

Virgin Money Fireworks Concert – Diversions

The Virgin Money Festival Fireworks take place this evening in Edinburgh City Centre to mark the end of this year’s Edinburgh International Festival. Starting at 2100, there will be diversions to our bus services from 1930 this evening. Buses will be unable to serve Regent Road, Waterloo Place and Princes Street from 1930 and from 2200 – 2300 service 124 …

North Berwick International Highland Games

East Coast Buses is again the official transport partner of this year’s North Berwick International Highland Games. Taking place this Saturday, 10 August at recreation park, just at the last bus stop on Loch Bridge Road in North Berwick the event is now in it’s 24 year. Hop on our Services 124 or X5 and to see the International Pipe …

Visit the Edinburgh Festival Fringe by Bus!

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe and Edinburgh International Festival start this week giving you hundreds of reasons to hop on the bus to Edinburgh. We have buses to get you there and back whether you are heading to Edinburgh for lunch and a show, drinks or late night comedy. Check out the list below, grab a Fringe Programme and have a …

Travel with East Coast Buses to Scotland’s National Airshow

Scotland’s National Airshow on Saturday 27 July at National Museum of Flight is a fantastic day out for all the family and so easy to get to on our Special Service 737 and 777. This year there will be lots of new aeroplanes in the air display including the Second World War American P47 Thunderbolt and Corsair, the Chinese People’s …