The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from London to Leeds is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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3 h 55 m
3 h 55 m
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Of the 3 buses that leave London for Leeds every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||168 miles (271 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 55 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$16 (€14)|
|Bus frequency||8 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 8 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||National Express, Megabus or Flixbus|
Buses from London to Leeds cover the 168 miles (271 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or Flixbus. Normally, there are 8 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $9 (€8), but the average price of bus tickets is $16 (€14).
You can travel by bus from London to Leeds with National Express and FlixBus for as low as $9 (€8). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Bus information from London to Leeds with FlixBus:
Leeds is one of the major cities of the north of England, a city that was prominent from medieval times through to the Industrial Revolution, and now renowned for its elegant shopping arcades and thriving cultural scene. Visitors from the capital can investigate Leeds attractions thanks to direct daily buses from London to Leeds, a budget alternative to the train. Journey times to Leeds are about four hours and 30 minutes on average, with departures available from early morning to late at night.
The UK's national bus company National Express operates all the direct London to Leeds bus services from Victoria Coach Station seven days a week. Indirect connections are not available on this route to Yorkshire.
The fastest National Express services on the 183-mile road route north from London to Leeds take four hours and 20 minutes to reach the Yorkshire city. Depending on departure times and traffic conditions, other direct buses take between ten and 50 minutes longer. The overnight service from London Victoria Coach Station takes five hours and 55 minutes to reach Leeds.
The National Express daily schedule provides 15 direct London to Leeds bus services from Monday-Saturday and 19 direct buses on Sundays. Departures start around 7:00 a.m. and continue with buses roughly every hour throughout the day and evening. The final overnight connection to Leeds leaves Victoria Coach Station just before midnight.
Departure Bus Station: London Victoria Coach Station is located on the south-western side of the city center, served by Underground trains on three lines at the nearby Tube station and by city bus routes stopping on Elizabeth Street and Buckingham Palace Road. Facilities at the bus station include baggage storage lockers, cafes, a bakery, news vendors, ATMs, fast food outlets and taxi stands.
Arrival Bus Station: Leeds Coach Station is situated on the east side of the city center, served by local bus routes from the adjacent bus terminus. Passenger facilities at the station include a cafe, ATMs, news vendor, snack kiosks, restrooms and taxi stands, with a food market a short walk from the entrance.
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