The cheapest buses from Darlington to London

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Cheapest

£18

Average

£21

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 Darlington to London will cost around £ 21 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 18.

Cheapest
07:30Middlesbrough, Newport Road6h00 13:30London
0 changes
£181One-way
Cheapest
12:00Middlesbrough, Newport Road6h00 18:00London
0 changes
£181One-way
2nd Cheapest
14:45Darlington6h50 21:35London
0 changes
£211One-way
23:40Darlington6h40 06:20London
0 changes
£241One-way
23:40Darlington7h05 06:45London
0 changes
£241One-way

Timetable Darlington to London

Showing buses for tomorrow, Tue, 19 Oct
07:30Middlesbrough, Newport Road6h00 13:30London
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12:00Middlesbrough, Newport Road6h00 18:00London
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14:45Darlington6h50 21:35London
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23:40Darlington6h40 06:20London
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23:40Darlington7h05 06:45London
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Mon
18 Oct
£78London North Eastern Railway
£17Megabus
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Tue
19 Oct
£50London North Eastern Railway
£17Megabus
£89Loganair
Wed
20 Oct
£50London North Eastern Railway
£17Megabus
£89Loganair
Thu
21 Oct
£61London North Eastern Railway
£17Megabus
£89Loganair
Fri
22 Oct
£78London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£89Loganair
Sat
23 Oct
£97London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£89Loganair
Sun
24 Oct
£61London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£89Loganair
Mon
25 Oct
£78London North Eastern Railway
£17Megabus
£89Loganair
Tue
26 Oct
£78London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£66British Airways
Wed
27 Oct
£78London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£89Loganair
Thu
28 Oct
£78London North Eastern Railway
£17Megabus
£89Loganair
Fri
29 Oct
£78London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£41British Airways
Sat
30 Oct
£50London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£89Loganair
Sun
31 Oct
£27London North Eastern Railway
£17Megabus
£86British Airways
Mon
1 Nov
£50London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£72British Airways
Tue
2 Nov
£40London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£86British Airways
Wed
3 Nov
£50London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£45British Airways
Thu
4 Nov
£45London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£86British Airways
Fri
5 Nov
£41London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£69British Airways
Sat
6 Nov
£50London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£89Loganair
Sun
7 Nov
£40London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£80British Airways

The fastest buses from Darlington to London

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Fastest Journey

6 h

Average

6 h 31 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

349 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Darlington for London every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 349 km distance in an average of 6 h 31 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h .

The slowest buses will take 7 h 5 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.

Fastest
07:30Middlesbrough, Newport Road6h00 13:30London
0 changes
£181One-way
Fastest
12:00Middlesbrough, Newport Road6h00 18:00London
0 changes
£181One-way
2nd Fastest
23:40Darlington6h40 06:20London
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£241One-way
14:45Darlington6h50 21:35London
0 changes
£211One-way
23:40Darlington7h05 06:45London
0 changes
£241One-way

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Coach Information between Darlington and London

distanceDistance216 miles (348 km)
durationAverage coach duration6 h
priceAverage coach ticket price£16 (€18)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Darlington to London cover the 216 miles (348 km) long trip taking on average 6 h with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £16, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Darlington and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.

Coach companies

National Express between Darlington and London

You can travel by coach between Darlington and London with National Express for as low as £14. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

National Express

Looking for a cheap and hassle-free way to travel between Darlington and London? National Express is the UK’s leading coach company that provides premium services and comfortable travel experiences on a budget. National Express connects hundreds of cities and towns throughout the country and even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol. Check National Express coach timetables and tickets available for the trip on Omio to find the best deals on coaches between Darlington and London. When you ride with National Express, you can expect to travel 216 miles (348 km) between Darlington and London.

All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches have seat belts and power outlets in every seat, perfect if you need to charge your phone or laptop. You can select from three ticket options for the Darlington to London coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. If you’re looking for more flexibility on cancelling or changing your coach ticket easily, we recommend splurging on the Fully Flexible Fare option.

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 Darlington to London

Buses leave from Darlington's National Express stop outside the Dolphin Centre bound for London Victoria Coach Station. The fastest bus takes just over 5.5 hours to reach London and nearly all buses are direct. Occasionally, passengers will change in Leeds, in which case buses can take around 8 hours. The first bus of the day leaves Darlington around 1:15 a.m. and, after this, the next service departs for London around 8:30 a.m. The final bus of the day leaves at approximately 5:00 p.m. and a similar timetable runs 7 days of the week with just a few hours in between buses for a fairly frequent service.

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Buses from Darlington to London
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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest coach from Darlington to London?
You can find a cheap coach from Darlington to London for some dates and times for as low as £14  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a coach ticket from Darlington to London?
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Darlington to London coach prices are on average £16  one way.
What is the distance between Darlington and London by coach?
You should expect to travel around 216 miles (348 km)  between Darlington and London by coach.
How long does it take from Darlington to London by coach?
While the time it takes to travel 216 miles (348 km) from Darlington to London can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Darlington to London is on average 6 h.
When travelling by coach from Darlington to London, which coach station in Darlington do I depart from and which coach station in London do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Darlington   and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.

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

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Darlington, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at London, Victoria Coach Station, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre.

What coach companies offer a service to London from Darlington?
For the best Darlington to London coach to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services between Darlington and London to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any Darlington to London direct coaches?
Yes, there are direct coaches to London from Darlington, and you can find a direct coach for this journey with National Express or Megabus  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
When does the first coach depart from Darlington to London? When does the last coach depart from Darlington to London?
The earliest coach for this trip departs from Darlington at 06: 30. The last coach leaves from Darlington at 14: 45. Check Omio for the latest coach schedule from Darlington to London and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book coach tickets between Darlington and London to score 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 to London from Darlington within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £16 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your coach ticket from Darlington to London a few months in advance.

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