Cheap bus tickets from Glasgow to London

Showing times and prices for Jan 25

Cheapest

$19

Average

$28

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Glasgow to London will cost around $ 28 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 19.

Cheapest
10:15AMGlasgow, Buchanan10h45 09:00PMLondon
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$191One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:30PMGlasgow, Buchanan8h35 07:05AMLondon
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$211One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:00AMGlasgow, Buchanan10h05 09:05PMLondon
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$211One-way
09:25AMGlasgow, Buchanan12h10 09:35PMLondon
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$241One-way
10:15PMGlasgow, Buchanan9h05 07:20AMLondon
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$241One-way

Bus schedule from Glasgow to London

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09:15AMGlasgow, Buchanan10h50 08:05PMLondon
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09:25AMGlasgow, Buchanan12h10 09:35PMLondon
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09:40AMGlasgow, Buchanan12h10 09:50PMLondon
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10:15AMGlasgow, Buchanan10h15 08:30PMLondon
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10:15AMGlasgow, Buchanan10h45 09:00PMLondon
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11:00AMGlasgow, Buchanan10h05 09:05PMLondon
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09:30PMGlasgow, Buchanan9h55 07:25AMLondon
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09:30PMGlasgow, Buchanan10h25 07:55AMLondon
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10:15PMGlasgow, Buchanan9h05 07:20AMLondon
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10:30PMGlasgow, Buchanan8h35 07:05AMLondon
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11:00PMGlasgow, Buchanan11h55 10:55AMLondon
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Tue
Jan 25
$94London North Eastern Railway
$17Megabus
$99easyJet
Wed
Jan 26
$94London North Eastern Railway
$15Flixbus
$62easyJet
Thu
Jan 27
$105London North Eastern Railway
$15Flixbus
$58easyJet
Fri
Jan 28
$104London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
$62easyJet
Sat
Jan 29
$87London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
$69easyJet
Sun
Jan 30
$165Avanti West Coast
$16Megabus
$78easyJet
Mon
Jan 31
$94London North Eastern Railway
$17Megabus
$53easyJet
Tue
Feb 1
$48London North Eastern Railway
$17National Express
$53easyJet
Wed
Feb 2
$61London North Eastern Railway
$14Flixbus
$48easyJet
Thu
Feb 3
$55London North Eastern Railway
$15Flixbus
$39easyJet
Fri
Feb 4
$105London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
$39easyJet
Sat
Feb 5
$81London North Eastern Railway
$15Flixbus
$68easyJet
Sun
Feb 6
$116London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
$135easyJet
Mon
Feb 7
$76Avanti West Coast
$17Megabus
$43easyJet
Tue
Feb 8
$42London North Eastern Railway
$17National Express
$42easyJet
Wed
Feb 9
$55London North Eastern Railway
$15Flixbus
$40easyJet
Thu
Feb 10
$55London North Eastern Railway
$15Flixbus
$43easyJet
Fri
Feb 11
$105London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
$55easyJet
Sat
Feb 12
$81London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
$82British Airways
Sun
Feb 13
$88London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
$58British Airways

Bus times from Glasgow to London

Showing times and prices for Jan 25

Fastest Journey

8 h 35 m

Average

10 h 33 m

Buses per day

11

Distance

555 km

Of the 11 buses that leave Glasgow for London every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 555 km distance in an average of 10 h 33 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 8 h 35 m .

The slowest buses will take 12 h 10 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
10:30PMGlasgow, Buchanan8h35 07:05AMLondon
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$211One-way
2nd Fastest
10:15PMGlasgow, Buchanan9h05 07:20AMLondon
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$241One-way
09:30PMGlasgow, Buchanan9h55 07:25AMLondon
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$251One-way
11:00AMGlasgow, Buchanan10h05 09:05PMLondon
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$211One-way
10:15AMGlasgow, Buchanan10h15 08:30PMLondon
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$251One-way

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Overview: Bus from Glasgow to London

distanceDistance344 miles (555 km)
durationAverage bus duration8 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$17 (€14)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express, Megabus or Infobus

Buses from Glasgow to London cover the 344 miles (555 km) long route taking on average 8 h with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or Infobus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $15 (€13), but the average price of bus tickets is $17 (€14). Travelers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.

Bus providers: National Express from Glasgow to London

Travel between Glasgow and London from $15 (€13) with Omio’s bus partners National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus between Glasgow and London, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus from Glasgow to London:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
      • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
      • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
      • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
      • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

    Buses from Glasgow to London

    If you want to see as much as possible during a trip through the United Kingdom, a trip by train or bus is best for you. This is why many people nowadays choose the Glasgow - London bus. Even if the distance is not exactly short with over 660 kilometers, travelers can admire on the way in all peace the impressive nature of Scotland and England. Every day there are several buses running between the capitals of the two countries. From morning to evening travellers have many options.

    Which bus companies travel from Glasgow to London?

    All journeys for the Glasgow - London bus are made by the English bus company National Express. The bus company is not only the largest operator of buses on the island, but also in the rest of Europe. Anyone who has ever travelled with a National Express bus knows how comfortable and pleasant travelling is.

    How long does the bus ride from Glasgow to London take?

    For a route as long as the bus from Glasgow to London, it is clear that travellers have to plan for a relatively long journey. In total, a direct journey takes at least 8:30 hours. Most connections from the National Express are direct, but from time to time there is a stopover in Birmingham. In this case, the journey time increases to almost 11:30 hours. Since it can often take much longer than 9 hours even for direct journeys, travellers should be careful when choosing the connection.

    How often can I take the long distance bus from Glasgow to London?

    Per day National Express operates almost 5 connections for the bus from Glasgow to London. If you want to see as much of the route as possible, you should take one of the buses in the early morning. If you prefer to drive through the night, you can also depart late in the evening. Thus, the right options are offered for all travellers.

    Bus stations on the Glasgow - London route?

    At which bus station does the bus start in Glasgow? The buses start in Glasgow from the Buchanan bus station. The station is right in the city centre and within walking distance of Buchanan Street underground station. Unfortunately there are no restaurants at the bus station, but right next to it is the Buchanan Galleries shopping centre, where travellers can get food for the trip.

    At which bus station does the bus arrive in London? Like most other buses, the bus from Glasgow in London arrives at the Victoria Coach Station. The bus station is about 100 metres from Victoria Station, from where underground trains run to every part of the city.

    Travel Tips: Bus to London from Glasgow

    Take the bus to London easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Glasgow to London.
    FAQs

    What is the price of the cheapest bus from Glasgow to London?

    Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Glasgow to London to cost as little as $15 (€13)  in the next 7 days.

    How much is a bus ticket from Glasgow to London?

    The Glasgow to London bus ticket price is on average $17 (€14)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.

    How far is it from Glasgow to London by bus?

    The Glasgow to London bus distance is approximately 344 miles (555 km).

    How long is the bus ride from Glasgow to London?

    While the time it takes to travel 344 miles (555 km) to London from Glasgow can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Glasgow to London bus journey time is on average 8 h.

    What is the departure bus station in Glasgow and arrival bus station in London?

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Glasgow Central   and arriving in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.

    Where is the departure bus station in Glasgow located? Where is the arrival bus station in London located?

    Passengers board their bus most frequently from Glasgow Central and travel around 0.5 miles (757 m) from the city center to this bus station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at London, Hammersmith Bridge Road and need to travel approximately 4.5 miles (7.2 km) from the bus station to the city center in London.

    Which bus companies can take me from Glasgow to London?

    For the best Glasgow to London bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express, Megabus or Infobus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services to London from Glasgow to compare what amenities they may offer.

    Is there a direct bus from Glasgow to London?

    Yes, you can look for direct buses from Glasgow to London with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct bus tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.

    When is the earliest bus from Glasgow to London? When is the last bus from Glasgow to London?

    The first Glasgow to London bus departs at 9: 15 AM   and the last bus from Glasgow to London leaves at 11: 30 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Glasgow to London on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

    When should I buy the Glasgow to London bus for the best deals on tickets?

    The price of a one way bus ticket from Glasgow to London is on average $17 (€14) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus companies offering this route. In general, you can find bus tickets from Glasgow to London available a few months in advance.