The cheapest buses from Chester to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Oct

Cheapest

£16

Average

£20

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Chester to London will cost around £ 20 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 16.

Cheapest
07:35Chester6h45 14:20London
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£161One-way
08:25Chester5h05 13:30London
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£211One-way
08:25Chester4h40 13:05London
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£211One-way

Timetable Chester to London

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07:35Chester6h45 14:20London
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08:25Chester5h05 13:30London
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08:25Chester4h40 13:05London
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Thu
28 Oct
£73Avanti West Coast
£23Flixbus
£88British Airways
Fri
29 Oct
£73Avanti West Coast
£16National Express
£64British Airways
Sat
30 Oct
£73Avanti West Coast
£8Flixbus
£328British Airways
Sun
31 Oct
£73Avanti West Coast
£9Megabus
£132British Airways
Mon
1 Nov
£59Avanti West Coast
£6Flixbus
£121British Airways
Tue
2 Nov
£59Avanti West Coast
£6Flixbus
£156British Airways
Wed
3 Nov
£59Avanti West Coast
£6Flixbus
£126British Airways
Thu
4 Nov
£73Avanti West Coast
£11Flixbus
£96British Airways
Fri
5 Nov
£73Avanti West Coast
£9Megabus
£63British Airways
Sat
6 Nov
£73Avanti West Coast
£6Flixbus
£85British Airways
Sun
7 Nov
£32West Midlands Railway
£8Flixbus
£76British Airways
Mon
8 Nov
£54Avanti West Coast
£6Flixbus
£85British Airways
Tue
9 Nov
£44Avanti West Coast
£6Flixbus
£69British Airways
Wed
10 Nov
£44Avanti West Coast
£6Flixbus
£80British Airways
Thu
11 Nov
£44Avanti West Coast
£6Flixbus
£80British Airways
Fri
12 Nov
£73Avanti West Coast
£6Flixbus
£71British Airways
Sat
13 Nov
£73Avanti West Coast
£6Flixbus
£95British Airways
Sun
14 Nov
£32West Midlands Railway
£8Flixbus
£61British Airways
Mon
15 Nov
£44Avanti West Coast
£6Flixbus
£68British Airways
Tue
16 Nov
£53Avanti West Coast
£5Flixbus
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Wed
17 Nov
£44Avanti West Coast
£6Flixbus
£63British Airways

The fastest buses from Chester to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Oct

Fastest Journey

4 h 40 m

Average

5 h 30 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

265 km

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

These direct buses cover the 265 km distance in an average of 5 h 30 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 40 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 45 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

2nd Fastest
08:25Chester4h40 13:05London
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£211One-way
08:25Chester5h05 13:30London
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£211One-way
07:35Chester6h45 14:20London
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£161One-way

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Coach Information between Chester and London

distanceDistance164 miles (265 km)
durationAverage coach duration4 h 15 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£10 (€12)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Chester to London cover the 164 miles (265 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £6, but the average price of coach tickets is £10. Travellers depart most frequently from Chester and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.

Coach companies

Coach from Chester to London with National Express

Find the best coaches between Chester and London with Omio's travel partners National Express from £6. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

National Express

Travel hassle-free from Chester to London on a coach with National Express! Omio shows you National Express coach timetables and ticket types available to help you find the cheapest and fastest trip between Chester and London. National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, offering hundreds of journeys to cities, towns, and major UK airports at an affordable price. You can expect to travel 164 miles (265 km) between Chester and London on the coach and pay as low as £16 for a coach ticket.

All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Chester - London coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to. So, book your cheap National Express coach ticket from Chester to London on Omio today and enjoy your trip!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Buses from Chester to London

National Express operates buses from Chester to London all with morning departures that start in the early hours and continue until just before 9:00 a.m. With a journey time of between 5 hours 15 minutes and 6 hours 50 minutes, these early departures mean that buses arrive in London leaving an afternoon free for seeing the sights. Buses from Chester to London leave from Chester Coach Station and arrive at London King's Cross Coach Station. Some buses are direct while others involve a transfer at Birmingham. With some minor variations, the same timetable operates seven days a week.

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FAQs
How much does a cheap coach between Chester and London cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach between Chester and London for as little as £6  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a coach from Chester to London?
If you’re looking to book your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Chester to London coach price to come in at an average of £10  one way.
What is the distance by coach from Chester to London?
The Chester to London coach distance is approximately 164 miles (265 km).
How long does it take from Chester to London by coach?
While the time it takes to travel 164 miles (265 km) from Chester to London can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Chester to London is on average 4 h 15 min.
What station does the Chester to London coach leave from? Which London coach station do I come into from Chester?

Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Chester   to London, Victoria Coach Station.

Where is the Chester coach station located? Where is the London coach station located?

You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, Chester, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Chester. The most popular arrival coach station in London, called London, Victoria Coach Station, is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from its city centre.

Which coach companies can get me from Chester to London?
Take the Chester to London coach with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the trip from Chester to London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any Chester to London direct coach services?
Yes, you can find a direct coach from Chester to London with Flixbus or National Express  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
When can I take the first coach from Chester to London? When can I take the last coach for the day?
The earliest coach departing from Chester to London leaves at 07: 25. The last coach departing from Chester to London leaves at 17: 10. You can find the latest Chester to London coach schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy a coach ticket to London from Chester to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for coaches in advance to score the best deals from all possible coach companies offering this trip and save money. If you purchase coach tickets between Chester and London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £10 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your coach ticket from Chester to London a few months in advance.

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