York to London bus

Cheap bus tickets from York to London

Showing times and prices for Feb 06

Cheapest

24

Average

31

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
04:26PMYork6h24 10:50PMLondon
1 transfer
241One-way
Cheapest
01:25PMYork6h25 07:50PMLondon
1 transfer
241One-way
Cheapest
03:25PMYork6h25 09:50PMLondon
1 transfer
241One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:55AMYork6h10 06:05PMLondon
1 transfer
271One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:26PMYork6h24 11:50PMLondon
1 transfer
271One-way

Bus schedule from York to London

Showing buses for tomorrow, Monday, February 6
01:25AMYork4h55 06:20AMLondon
0 transfers
06:29AMYork6h41 01:10PMLondon
1 transfer
08:30AMYork5h50 02:20PMLondon
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08:44AMYork6h46 03:30PMLondon
1 transfer
11:05AMYork5h35 04:40PMLondon
0 transfers
11:55AMYork6h10 06:05PMLondon
1 transfer
01:25PMYork6h25 07:50PMLondon
1 transfer
02:25PMYork6h15 08:40PMLondon
1 transfer
02:55PMYork6h40 09:35PMLondon
1 transfer
03:25PMYork6h25 09:50PMLondon
1 transfer
03:55PMYork6h25 10:20PMLondon
1 transfer
04:26PMYork6h24 10:50PMLondon
1 transfer
05:26PMYork6h24 11:50PMLondon
1 transfer
09:07PMYork9h13 06:20AMLondon
1 transfer

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Bus times from York to London

Showing times and prices for Feb 06

Fastest Journey

4 h 55 m

Average

6 h 26 m

Buses per day

14

Distance

280 km

Of the 14 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
01:25AMYork4h55 06:20AMLondon
0 transfers
401One-way
2nd Fastest
11:05AMYork5h35 04:40PMLondon
0 transfers
271One-way
08:30AMYork5h50 02:20PMLondon
0 transfers
271One-way
11:55AMYork6h10 06:05PMLondon
1 transfer
271One-way
02:25PMYork6h15 08:40PMLondon
1 transfer
361One-way

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Overview: Bus from York to London

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 55 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$24 (€21)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express, Megabus or Flixbus

Buses from York to London cover the 173 miles (279 km) long route taking on average 4 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $24 (€21), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $18 (€16).

Bus providers: National Express and FlixBus from York to London

You can travel by bus between York and London with National Express and FlixBus for as low as $18 (€16). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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National Express

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.

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

      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.

      Travel Tips: Bus to London from York

      Travel Tips: 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 York to London.
      FAQs
      If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap York to London buses for as little as $18 (€16)  in the next 7 days.
      If you are looking to purchase your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the York to London bus to cost on average $24 (€21)  one way.
      You should expect to travel around 173 miles (279 km)  to London from York by bus.
      On average the York to London bus travel time is 4 h 55 min  for the 173 miles (279 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
      For the journey from York to London you can take a bus with National Express, Megabus or Flixbus. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services between York and London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
      If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with National Express. Nonstop bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your bus tickets.
      If you book the York to London bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $24 (€21). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses between York and London. Look out for bus tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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