How much do bus drivers in Edinburgh get paid?

Bus drivers in Edinburgh earn

£11.33-17.20 per hour

Based on 23 employee reviews

Bus driver salaries can range between £11.33-17.20 per hour in the Edinburgh area. This data is based on quiz results from 23 employees who live in and around Edinburgh.

What do top employers pay bus drivers?

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How are people paid?

78%
by the hour
22%
an annual salary

Based on 23 employees

What contracts are people on?

Full time 89% report having full time contracts. (more than 35 hours)

Based on 18 employees

What do bus drivers do?

Bus and coach drivers have the job of driving buses or coaches.

Buses are used by the public. Coaches tend to be privately hired.

Other names for bus and coach drivers are:

  • PCV drivers
  • Drivers
  • Class 1 drivers

This type of job might involve:

  • Driving locally, across the country or to other countries
  • Driving short or long journeys
  • Taking card payments from passengers
  • Driving and arriving to destinations on-time

You may have to work early mornings, late nights, on weekends and bank holidays.

You can apply for this job directly.

Unless you have previous experience, you can do Passenger Carrying Vehicle (PCV) training whilst you work.

If you want to apply for a bus or coach driver job, you might need the following:

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