The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Nottingham to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 24 buses that leave Nottingham for London every day 24 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||109 miles (175 km)|
|Average bus duration||2 h 20 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$17 (€15)|
|Bus frequency||3 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 3 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||Infobus, Flixbus, Megabus, London North Eastern Railway or National Express|
Buses from Nottingham to London cover the 109 miles (175 km) long route taking on average 2 h 20 min with our travel partners like Infobus, Flixbus, Megabus, London North Eastern Railway or National Express. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $17 (€15), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $17 (€15).
Find the best buses from Nottingham to London with Omio's travel partners National Express and FlixBus from $17 (€15). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
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 to London from Nottingham, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
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 Nottingham to London with FlixBus:
Plenty of buses that operate between Nottingham and London daily. London lies 108 miles from Nottingham, and a direct trip takes an average of 3.5 hours.
On average, buses from Nottingham to London take about 3 hours and a half to cover the trip. However, the fastest bus along this route completes the journey in approximately 3 hours and 5 minutes. The journey might last a little longer, depending on the traffic situation along the way.
An average of 20 bus connections depart Nottingham to London daily. The number of connections varies slightly from Monday to Saturday, with Friday registering the highest number of connections at 25 per day, 24 of which are direct. The number of coaches drops drastically to 12 on Sundays, 11 of which are direct connections. The earliest coach leaves Nottingham at around 3:00 a.m., arriving in London after 3 hours 20 minutes. The last bus along this route leaves Nottingham at about 11:30 p.m. and reaches London just before 5:00 a.m.
Departure bus station: The main departure point for most buses in Nottingham is at the WaterFront House on Station Street, which lies about 1.2 miles from the city center. Travelers can access it by bus, tram, taxi or on foot. The station has a left-luggage office, toiletries, and restaurants.
Arrival bus station: Buses from Nottingham to London stop at the Victoria Coach Station, located about 1.8 miles from central London. The fastest way to get there is by taxi. For those traveling on a budget, a bus comes in handy. The station boasts tight security, has public payphones and refreshment spots at its arrival and departure terminals.
Two main coach providers operate buses from Nottingham to London; National Express and Megabus, although the former makes the most trips. National Express departs from Nottingham at Station Street, whereas Megabus uses other stations, including Nottingham Railway Station, and Remembrance Way, Trent University. National Express mainly offers direct connections between the two cities, while Megabus is ideal for those looking for transfers. This provider makes five stops between Nottingham and London.
National Express coaches make about 25 daily trips from Nottingham to London, 95% of which are direct connections. The earliest bus leaves Station Street in Nottingham at about 3.00 a.m., while the last bus arrives in London just before 5:00 a.m.
Megabus operates around 14 trips per day between the two cities. The first bus leaves Nottingham's Station Street at around 4:30 a.m. and arrives at Victoria Coach Station in London at around 8:00 a.m. The last coach leaves Nottingham Railway Station at around 9:30 p.m.
National Express has numerous onboard services for their clients to enjoy. You can reserve a first-class seat and experience unrivaled comfort with plenty of legroom. The only pets allowed are assistance dogs. Fully collapsible wheelchairs and foldable bikes are allowed on board.
Megabus offers first-class seat reservations for customers who need extra legroom and maximum comfort. Their luggage policy does not allow bicycles on board. Moreover, no pets are allowed except for the trained assistance dogs. The company accommodates customers with disabilities and special requirements.
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