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from Nottingham to London

You can get from Nottingham to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Nottingham to London on Dec 3 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:00AMNottingham3h05 09:05AMLondon
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$91One-way
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06:00AMNottingham3h05 09:05AMLondon
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$91One-way
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06:15AMNottingham3h15 09:30AMLondon
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$91One-way
06:15AMNottingham2h50 09:05AMLondon
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$151One-way
02:30PMNottingham2h50 05:20PMLondon
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$191One-way

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Thu
Dec 2
$115First Hull Trains
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Fri
Dec 3
$76London North Eastern Railway
$8Megabus
Sat
Dec 4
$99East Midlands Railway
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Sun
Dec 5
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$12Flixbus
Mon
Dec 6
$66East Midlands Railway
$4Flixbus
Tue
Dec 7
$32East Midlands Railway
$6Flixbus
Wed
Dec 8
$57East Midlands Railway
$6Flixbus
Thu
Dec 9
$57East Midlands Railway
$4Flixbus
Fri
Dec 10
$66East Midlands Railway
$6Flixbus
Sat
Dec 11
$93East Midlands Railway
$12Flixbus
Sun
Dec 12
$36East Midlands Railway
$8Megabus
Mon
Dec 13
$49East Midlands Railway
$6Flixbus
Tue
Dec 14
$41East Midlands Railway
$4Flixbus
Wed
Dec 15
$49East Midlands Railway
$5Flixbus
Thu
Dec 16
$49East Midlands Railway
$6Flixbus
Fri
Dec 17
$50London North Eastern Railway
$12Flixbus
Sat
Dec 18
$93East Midlands Railway
$19Megabus
Sun
Dec 19
$36East Midlands Railway
$16Flixbus
Mon
Dec 20
$57East Midlands Railway
$16Flixbus
Tue
Dec 21
$51London North Eastern Railway
$16Flixbus
Wed
Dec 22
$48East Midlands Railway
$16Flixbus

Travel Information to London from Nottingham

distanceDistance109 miles (175 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$4 - $57
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $4 (€4) • 2 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $57 (€47) • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or

Travel 109 miles (175 km) by bus or train from Nottingham to London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $4 (€4). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Nottingham to London.

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General Information about the Journey from Nottingham to London

Nottingham is located 176 kilometers north of London. Convenient bus, train and air transport is available between the two cities for those traveling in the UK. Trains offer the speediest option covering the route in half the time of buses. However, the absence of direct flights makes the plane the most time-consuming choice when factoring in transit times and airport shuttles at either end.

Return journeys from London to Nottingham are also available.

How to get from Nottingham to London

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Nottingham to London there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 61,64% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Nottingham to London. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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Buses from Nottingham to London

Buses from Nottingham to London are operated by National Express, with roughly 14 trips departing throughout the day. The fastest service takes 3 hours and 5 minutes with stops at London Golders Green and Marble Arch before terminating at Victoria. Other services take 3 hours and 20 minutes with stops at Milton Keynes Coachway and London Finchley Road.

Trains from Nottingham to London

East Midlands and East Coast Trains operate trains from Nottingham to London throughout the day every 30 minutes or so to both King's Cross and St Pancreas stations. Most are direct, some change at Grantham. The journey takes around 1 hour and 50 minutes making train travel the fastest way to travel between the two city centers.

Flights from Nottingham to London

Flights from Nottingham to London are available from East Midlands Airport (EMA) located around 22 kilometers from the city of Nottingham. These flights land at London City Airport (LCY); however, none are direct resulting in a minimum overall travel time of 3 hours and 30 minutes. Convenient transfers to the airport are offered via Skylink service from Nottingham Broadmarsh Bus Station for those wishing to fly.

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FAQs
How do I get from Nottingham to London?

There are 2 ways to travel between Nottingham and London including taking a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Nottingham to London?

The cheapest way to travel between Nottingham and London is by taking a bus with an average price of $4 (€4).

This is compared to other travel options to London:

A bus is generally $52 (€43) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $57 (€47) from Nottingham to London.

What is the fastest way to travel to London from Nottingham?

The quickest way to travel to London from Nottingham is by train, which takes on average 1 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 2 h 20 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Nottingham to London?

London is approximately 109 miles (175 km) away from Nottingham.

How many services a day are there from Nottingham to London?

The average frequency per day from Nottingham to London is:

  • 17 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Nottingham and London as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Nottingham and London, where do I depart from Nottingham and where do I arrive in London?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Nottingham to London:

  • Buses mostly leave from Nottingham and tend to arrive in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.
  • Trains mostly depart from Nottingham and arrive in London Victoria.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Nottingham to London?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Nottingham to London, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to London by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Nottingham to London tickets on Omio for $4 (€4).
Can I travel directly from Nottingham to London?

Yes, there are direct routes from Nottingham to London with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by bus with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus.

Direct services to London tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Nottingham to London?
Many of our customers traveling from Nottingham to London don't make London their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after London are Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from London to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase tickets from Nottingham to London online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Nottingham to London, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $4 (€4) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $57 (€47) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Nottingham to London online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.