The cheapest buses from London to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Cheapest

$18

Average

$29

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 London to Glasgow will cost around $ 29 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 18.

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10:00PMLondon10h30 08:30AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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$181One-way
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10:25PMLondon10h05 08:30AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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$181One-way
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11:00PMLondon8h00 07:00AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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$191One-way
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10:30PMLondon8h20 06:50AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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$191One-way
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06:00PMLondon9h35 03:35AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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$191One-way

Timetable London to Glasgow

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08:00AMLondon10h20 06:20PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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08:30AMLondon9h35 06:05PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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08:30AMLondon12h05 08:35PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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09:30AMLondon10h40 08:10PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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09:30AMLondon10h45 08:15PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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09:55AMLondon10h20 08:15PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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06:00PMLondon9h35 03:35AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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07:00PMLondon11h45 06:45AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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10:00PMLondon10h30 08:30AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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10:25PMLondon10h05 08:30AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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10:30PMLondon8h35 07:05AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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10:30PMLondon8h20 06:50AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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11:00PMLondon8h00 07:00AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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11:00PMLondon8h30 07:30AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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11:30PMLondon16h20 03:50PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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Sep 23
$301Avanti West Coast
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Sep 24
$166Avanti West Coast
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Sep 25
$106Avanti West Coast
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Sep 26
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Sep 27
$106Avanti West Coast
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Sep 28
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Sep 29
$121Avanti West Coast
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Sep 30
$121Avanti West Coast
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Oct 1
$113Avanti West Coast
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$90easyJet
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Oct 2
$89Avanti West Coast
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$86easyJet
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Oct 3
$165Avanti West Coast
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$62easyJet
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Oct 4
$166Avanti West Coast
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$49easyJet
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Oct 5
$106Avanti West Coast
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Oct 6
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Oct 7
$61Avanti West Coast
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Oct 8
$106Avanti West Coast
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Oct 9
$76Avanti West Coast
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Oct 10
$121Avanti West Coast
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Mon
Oct 11
$132Avanti West Coast
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Oct 12
$106Avanti West Coast
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$106Avanti West Coast
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The fastest buses from London to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Fastest Journey

8 h

Average

10 h 21 m

Buses per day

15

Distance

555 km

Of the 15 buses that leave London for Glasgow every day 13 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 21 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 8 h .

The slowest buses will take 16 h 20 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
11:00PMLondon8h00 07:00AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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$191One-way
2nd Fastest
10:30PMLondon8h20 06:50AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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$191One-way
11:00PMLondon8h30 07:30AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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$321One-way
10:30PMLondon8h35 07:05AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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$341One-way
08:30AMLondon9h35 06:05PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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$271One-way

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Bus Information from London to Glasgow

distanceDistance344 miles (555 km)
durationAverage bus duration8 h 20 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$16 (€13)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express, Megabus or Infobus

Buses from London to Glasgow cover the 344 miles (555 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 20 min 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 $16 (€13), but the average price of bus tickets is $16 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.

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Travel with National Express from London to Glasgow

Buy your official National Express bus tickets from London to Glasgow from $16 (€13) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

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 London and Glasgow, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    When purchasing your National Express bus tickets from London to Glasgow, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

    • 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 London to Glasgow: Journey Details

    Buses in the United Kingdom are an affordable way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international routes. There are seven buses running daily between London and Glasgow. The first bus departs at 7:30 a.m. and the last bus leaves London at 11:00 p.m. Journey duration is between 8 hours 15 minutes for the fastest trip and 10 hours 45 minutes for the slowest journey. Most journeys contain no changes but some journeys may contain one change at either Birmingham or Carlisle.

    Return buses from Glasgow to London are also available.

    Taking the Bus from London

    One of the leading cities of the world, London is one of the favorite tourist destinations to visit. From the red telephone boxes to Big Ben, there are many landmarks which are instantly recognizable as London icons. London is a huge city with much to explore and see, but luckily London is also home to one of the oldest transport systems in the world, The London Underground, which makes it fairly easy to travel between sights and areas. London has an extensive and interesting history to also explore, but this is not a city stuck in the past as there are many exciting developments taking place all the time, which visitors can enjoy.

    Arriving in Glasgow by Bus

    The most populated city in Scotland and one of the most exciting, this is not a city to be missed. Glasgow has seen many musicians and artists emerging from this city, visitors can check out art galleries and head to bars and pubs to see the latest emerging talent. There is also plenty of opportunities for visitors to shop if they wish in the Buchanan Galleries and St. Enoch Centre, Glasgow has the second largest retail portfolio in the UK after London. As well as the usual high street shops, visitors can also find plenty of individual vintage shops if you prefer something a little more alternative. If you visit then you should be sure to try the traditional Scottish dish of haggis, which is described as the national dish of Scotland. You could take a trip to the Theatre Royal where you could see the Scottish Ballet and Scottish Opera. There are also many other theaters which can mainly be found in the city center.

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    Take the bus to Glasgow 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 London to Glasgow.
    FAQs
    What is the price of the cheapest bus from London to Glasgow?
    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus between London and Glasgow for the next 7 days starting from $16 (€13)  one way.
    How much does it cost to take a bus from London to Glasgow?
    If you’re looking to buy your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the London to Glasgow bus price to come in at an average of $16 (€13)  one way.
    What is the distance between London and Glasgow by bus?
    You should expect to travel around 344 miles (555 km)  to Glasgow from London by bus.
    How many hours is the bus time from London to Glasgow?
    On average the London to Glasgow bus travel time is 8 h 20 min  for the 344 miles (555 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    What station does the bus from London to Glasgow depart from? Which Glasgow bus station do I come into from London?

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.

    Where is the bus station in London? Where is the bus station in Glasgow?

    Passengers board their bus most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this bus station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the bus station to the city center in Glasgow.

    Which bus companies can get me from London to Glasgow?
    When taking a bus from London to Glasgow, you can count on National Express, Megabus or Infobus for the best way to get you to Glasgow. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service between London and Glasgow and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
    Are there any direct buses from London to Glasgow?
    Yes, you can search for direct buses from London to Glasgow on Omio with National Express or Megabus, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your bus ticket.
    When is the earliest bus from London to Glasgow? When is the last bus from London to Glasgow?
    You can take the earliest bus from London to Glasgow at 7: 00 AM   or take the last bus from London to Glasgow leaving at 9: 30 PM. Look for the latest London to Glasgow bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this route.
    How far in advance should I buy a bus ticket from London to Glasgow to get the best deals?
    The price of a one way bus ticket from London to Glasgow is on average $16 (€13) if you buy 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 London to Glasgow available a few months in advance.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    London
    London
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    London Liverpool Street Stn
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City