How much does it cost to travel?

We have a range of tickets and fares to suit your needs – visit our Fares page for more details.

Are Lothian Buses Ridacards valid on Lothian Country?

Yes, Lothian Buses Ridacards are valid for all Lothian Country journeys.

Are Day Tickets and Network Day Tickets valid on board Lothian Country services?

Lothian Buses Day Tickets (inc Family Day Tickets) are valid with the city zone only. New cityWEST Day Tickets & Family Day Tickets are valid for all Lothian Country journeys. Network Day Tickets are valid in all zones.

Do I need exact change ready to buy tickets from the driver?

Yes, Lothian Country operates an exact fare only policy.

Is CitySmart valid on board Lothian Country services?

CitySmart is valid within the City Zone only.

Are there m-tickets?

Yes, adult single and day tickets will be available for purchase through the Transport for Edinburgh app.

How can I find out when my bus arrives?

We will be publishing Lothian Country timetables soon – they will be available online and in Lothian Travelshops.

Bus stop timetables and fares information will be displayed at all bus stops along Lothian Country routes.

You can plan journeys ahead of travelling using the Transport for Edinburgh app, Google Maps and Traveline Scotland.

You can track our buses using the Transport for Edinburgh app.


Our full Conditions of Carriage are available to download here.