Prestonpans – Saturday 24 June

To allow an event to take place various roads in Prestonpans will be closed between 1200 hrs and 1500 hrs on Saturday 24 June. Service 124 – will be unable to serve Hawthon Road, Preston Road or Schaw Road and will instead be diverted via Gardiner Terrace

Ormiston – Saturday 24 June

To allow an event to take place Limeylands Crescent and Meadowbank will be closed to buses between 1030 hrs and 1800 hrs on Saturday 24 June. Service 113 will instead operate via The Wynd.

Lothian 2016 Accounts Announced

Lothian, our parent company’s improved performance during 2016 has allowed an increase in the dividend paid to our public sector owners of £6.6m, up from £5.5m last year. The figures are contained in the 2016 Annual Report, published today, 22nd June, which also highlights that profits have risen from £6.4m to £11.9m. The results include our performance showing we carried …

Armed Forces Day 2017

Armed Forces Day 2017 takes place this Saturday, 24 June. It is our chance to show support for the men and women across our country who make up the Armed Forces community – from those in active service to the families, veterans and cadets. East Coast Buses as part of the Lothian family has many employees who have served in …

Haddstock – Saturday 24 June

Looking for something to do this weekend? Why not hop on service 104 or 106 to Haddington this Saturday, 24 June, to join in the fun at Haddstock? Haddstock is a brand new one day festival celebrating the talent of musicians from Haddington and all over East Lothian. Local cafés, bars and venues will be filled with over 50 live …

Scottish Transport Awards 2017 – THIS WEEK!

We are delighted to in the running for three awards at the Scottish Transport Awards tomorrow night. East Coast Buses are shortlisted in the Best Bus Service and Excellence in Travel Marketing and Information categories and our Customer Experience and Route Manager,  Mike Steven is in the running for the Frontline Employee of the Year Award. Most of you will …

Visit the Golf Coast with us

East Lothian is famous for it’s many fantastic golf courses, most of which are just an East Coast Buses bus trip away. Taking the bus to your outing saves you the stress of driving and has the added bonus that you and all your friends can get there together discussing shots and techniques. Our buses have space to take your …

Minute’s Silence for London

A minute’s silence will be observed across the country this morning, Tuesday 6 June 2017, in tribute to the victims of the London terror attacks which East Coast Buses will support. At 11am, people across the whole of the UK will fall silent to remember those who lost their lives and all others affected by the attacks in London on …

Take the bus to East Lothian’s award winning beaches

Seven East Lothian beaches have been recognised at this year’s Scottish Beach Awards. These beaches are part of the 60 that have been awarded from across Scotland The Scottish Beach Awards, which have been running for 25 years, celebrate the best managed coastal areas in the country. Gullane Bents, has been recognised on this list every since the awards began …

Together for Manchester

A minute silence will be observed across the country this morning, Thursday 25th May 2017, in tribute to the victims of the Manchester bombing. It is also intended to pay tribute to everyone else affected by the atrocity, including the nearly 120 people who were injured, after an attack on people leaving the Manchester Arena At 1100 today, people across …