Commute by Coach

Stagecoach Express: Let's get back to business!

Stagecoach Express City Connect coaches are a fast, affordable way to travel. 

Catch frequent services from towns and cities across East Scotland for your commute, or for days out onboard our luxury, express coaches!


Why you’ll love Express City Connect

Journeys are operated by luxury coaches, linking key locations across East Scotland.

  • travel  – regular routes to Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Dundee, Glasgow, Livingston, Perth as well as across Fife
  • explore – enjoy a great day out and explore somewhere new, all without the parking or petrol worries, relax and catch up with friends!
  • connect –  relax on our luxury leather, reclining seats, with air-con on board    and re-charge your phone at your seat.  Most coaches even have a toilet on board*
  • commute – frequent journeys  to Edinburgh and  Glasgow, simply  leave your car at Halbeath or Ferrytoll P&R

Express Facilities

* In exceptional circumstances, we may need to use a vehicle that doesn’t meet this specification. 


The Routes

We operate many services each week from  all over Fife via Ferrytoll Park & Ride

Bus stops in Edinburgh city centre show up-to-date times for all our services, letting you know exactly when your bus will arrive!

Halbeath Park & Ride offers fast and frequent services between Fife and Glasgow. It also offers improved links to Edinburgh, Dunfermline, Kelty, Kinross and other local communities.

Hop onboard service X51 from Dunfermline or Ferrytoll P&R to Livingston, and do more of what you really want - shopping, eating and
plenty of activities at The Centre or the Livingston Designer Outlet. 

Relax with the Express City Connect

Download our timetables for journeys to the following destinations:

Great value tickets

We offer a great range of money-saving tickets for travel on our network, including some great value DayReturn tickets for use on our Express network. These include All-Day tickets and off-peak tickets, which are valid after 9am Monday-Friday and all weekend:

(all prices valid from 8th May 2022)

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 Journey  Adult All-Day Adult off-peak Child All-Day Child off-peak
West Fife to/from Edinburgh  £6.30 £5.30  £3.20 £2.60 
Fife to/from Edinburgh
£7.40 £6.30  £3.70  £3.20 
West Fife/South Queensferry to/from Livingston
£7.40 £6.30  £3.70  £3.20 
Kirkcaldy/Glenrothes/Cupar to/from Dundee
 -  £7.40  -  £3.70
Stonehaven to/from Aberdeen (DayRider ticket)
 £7.40  -  £4.50  -

If you’re travelling regularly, you can get unlimited travel in your chosen travel zone when you buy a:

  • DayRider (for adults, students, U16s and groups)
  • Flexi 5 (for adults and students)
  • 7 day MegaRider (for adults, students, U16s and U19s)
  • 4 week MegaRider (for adults and students)
  • 13 week MegaRider (for students)
  • Monthly MegaRider Xtra (for adults)


You can buy single, DayReturn, DayRider and MegaRider tickets on board from the driver - and you can pay using contactless to avoid handling cash, however our drivers do give change if necessary.

DayRider, MegaRider and Flexi 5 tickets can be purchased using the Stagecoach Bus app, and MegaRider and MegaRider Xtra tickets can be bought from the Tickets page on our website.


Plan your journey and tell us where you’re travelling from and to, so we can show you how much your ticket will cost.