York to London bus

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Cheap bus tickets from York to London

Showing times and prices for Jul 14

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from York to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Megabus
04:27PM6h33
York
11:00PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
$241One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
11:27AM7h08
York
06:35PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
$291One-way
1 transfer
Megabus
04:27PM6h03
York
10:30PMLondon
$341One-way
1 transfer
National Express
01:25AM4h55
York
06:20AMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
$431One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
11:27AM6h33
York
06:00PMLondon
$431One-way
1 transfer

Bus schedule from York to London

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, July 14
National Express
01:25AM4h55
York
06:20AMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
0 transfers
National Express
08:30AM5h50
York
02:20PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
0 transfers
National Express
09:16AM7h04
York
04:20PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
1 transfer
National Express
11:25AM5h45
York
05:10PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
0 transfers
Megabus
11:27AM6h33
York
06:00PMLondon
1 transfer
Megabus
11:27AM7h08
York
06:35PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
1 transfer
National Express
01:21PM6h29
York
07:50PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
1 transfer
FlixBus
01:30PM7h45
York, Leeman Road
09:15PMLondon
1 transfer
FlixBus
01:30PM8h15
York, Leeman Road
09:45PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
1 transfer
National Express
02:21PM6h19
York
08:40PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
1 transfer
National Express
04:10PM5h55
York
10:05PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
1 transfer
Megabus
04:27PM6h03
York
10:30PMLondon
1 transfer
Megabus
04:27PM6h33
York
11:00PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
1 transfer
National Express
05:21PM5h59
York
11:20PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
1 transfer
National Express
09:13PM8h37
York
05:50AMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
1 transfer

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Bus times from York to London

Showing times and prices for Jul 14

Fastest Journey

4 h 55 m

Average

6 h 36 m

Buses per day

15

Distance

280 km

Of the 15 buses that leave York for London every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
National Express
01:25AM4h55
York
06:20AMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
$431One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
National Express
11:25AM5h45
York
05:10PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
$511One-way
0 transfers
National Express
08:30AM5h50
York
02:20PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
$461One-way
0 transfers
National Express
04:10PM5h55
York
10:05PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
$541One-way
1 transfer
National Express
05:21PM5h59
York
11:20PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
$511One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Bus from York to London

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$32 (€27)
frequencyBus frequency2 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 2 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersNational Express, Megabus or FlixBus

Buses from York to London cover the 173 miles (279 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 40 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $32 (€27), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $10 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from York, Rail Station and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.

Bus companies: National Express, Megabus and FlixBus from York to London

National Express, Megabus and FlixBus buses will get you to London from York from $10 (€8). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

Buses from York to London

Public coach services from York to London began as far back as 1706, though the journey took closer to four days at that time. Since then, things have improved and a direct bus from York to London takes a little under six hours for the quickest journeys, with no change of horses required. Indirect connections via Leeds add additional travel options for the trip south to the capital, and departures are available from very early morning until mid-evening, including an overnight bus.

Which bus companies travel from York to London?

The UK's main national bus company, National Express, provides daily direct buses from York to London. In addition, National Express offers frequent indirect routes to the capital with one change in transit, at Leeds Coach Station.

How long is the bus from York to London?

The fastest bus service on the 210 mile trip south from York to the capital is the late afternoon direct National Express departure taking five hours and 40 minutes to reach London Victoria Coach Station. Other direct connections take ten minutes longer, while the fastest indirect service to London via Leeds takes five hours and 55 minutes.

How many buses are there from York to London?

The National Express timetable offers two daily direct connections to London from York, departing just before midday and in the late afternoon. There are over 20 indirect connections daily, with departures at least hourly from very early in the morning until an overnight service from York via Leeds leaves just after 9:00 p.m.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from York to London?

Departure Bus Station: York National Express bus stands are located on the western side of the city center close to the rail station, with city bus services stopping nearby. Facilities at the station include a cafe, food supermarket, news vendor, ATMs, bakery, pub, sandwich stalls and taxi stands.

Arrival Bus Station: London Victoria Coach Station is the main London hub for long-distance bus travel, located on the south-western side of the city center, with nearby bus stops on Elizabeth Street and Buckingham Palace Road and Underground connections at Victoria Tube station. Passenger facilities at the station include baggage storage, ATMs, a food supermarket, coffee shop, a news vendor, bakery and taxi stands.

FAQs: Bus from York to London

FAQs: Take the bus from York to London with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from York to London.
FAQs
Cheap bus tickets from York to London can start from as little as $10 (€8) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for York to London is $32 (€27); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by bus from York to London is 5 h 40 min   to travel the 173 mile (279 km) long trip, with around there are 2 buses per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from York to London leaves at 7: 46 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from York to London leaves at 9: 08 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from York to London without having to change trains with National Express. There are 2 direct buses from York to London each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best York to London bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services to London from York to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from York, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including York, Rail Station, York, Train Station and York, Leeman Road. When arriving in London, you can end your journey in bus stations like London, Victoria Coach Station, London, Golders Green Station and Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from York, Rail Station, which is located around 0.5 miles (786 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at London, Victoria Coach Station, located 2.1 miles (3.4 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from York to London by bus is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between York and London including taking a train, bus or flight.

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