The cheapest buses from Glasgow to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Cheapest

£23

Average

£28

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 Glasgow to Leeds will cost around £ 28 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 23.

Cheapest
10:00Glasgow, Buchanan6h30 16:30Leeds
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£231One-way
2nd Cheapest
20:00Glasgow, Buchanan6h25 02:25Leeds, Coach Station
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£241One-way
21:30Glasgow, Buchanan6h30 04:00Leeds
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£261One-way
23:00Glasgow, Buchanan6h45 05:45Leeds, Coach Station
1 changes
£261One-way
07:20Glasgow, Buchanan6h30 13:50Leeds, Coach Station
0 changes
£301One-way

Timetable Glasgow to Leeds

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07:20Glasgow, Buchanan6h30 13:50Leeds, Coach Station
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09:25Glasgow, Buchanan6h50 16:15Leeds, Coach Station
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09:40Glasgow, Buchanan7h40 17:20Leeds, Coach Station
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10:00Glasgow, Buchanan6h30 16:30Leeds
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20:00Glasgow, Buchanan6h25 02:25Leeds, Coach Station
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21:30Glasgow, Buchanan6h30 04:00Leeds
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23:00Glasgow, Buchanan6h45 05:45Leeds, Coach Station
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21 Oct
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£17Megabus
Fri
22 Oct
£55Northern Rail
£21Megabus
Sat
23 Oct
£55Northern Rail
£17Megabus
Sun
24 Oct
£44London North Eastern Railway
£17Megabus
Mon
25 Oct
£52Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
Tue
26 Oct
£35Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
Wed
27 Oct
£44London North Eastern Railway
£17Megabus
Thu
28 Oct
£36Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
Fri
29 Oct
£52Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
Sat
30 Oct
£44London North Eastern Railway
£17Megabus
Sun
31 Oct
£56London North Eastern Railway
£17Megabus
Mon
1 Nov
£44London North Eastern Railway
£9National Express
Tue
2 Nov
£36Avanti West Coast
£7National Express
Wed
3 Nov
£23Avanti West Coast
£9National Express
Thu
4 Nov
£35Avanti West Coast
£6National Express
Fri
5 Nov
£45Avanti West Coast
£7National Express
Sat
6 Nov
£36Avanti West Coast
£7National Express
Sun
7 Nov
£36London North Eastern Railway
£7National Express
Mon
8 Nov
£36Avanti West Coast
£9National Express
Wed
10 Nov
£36Avanti West Coast
£7National Express

The fastest buses from Glasgow to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Fastest Journey

6 h 25 m

Average

6 h 44 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

288 km

Of the 7 buses that leave Glasgow for Leeds 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 288 km distance in an average of 6 h 44 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h 25 m .

The slowest buses will take 7 h 40 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
20:00Glasgow, Buchanan6h25 02:25Leeds, Coach Station
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£241One-way
2nd Fastest
21:30Glasgow, Buchanan6h30 04:00Leeds
0 changes
£261One-way
2nd Fastest
07:20Glasgow, Buchanan6h30 13:50Leeds, Coach Station
0 changes
£301One-way
2nd Fastest
10:00Glasgow, Buchanan6h30 16:30Leeds
0 changes
£231One-way
23:00Glasgow, Buchanan6h45 05:45Leeds, Coach Station
1 changes
£261One-way

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Coach Information to Leeds from Glasgow

distanceDistance179 miles (288 km)
durationAverage coach duration6 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£17 (€20)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from Glasgow to Leeds cover the 179 miles (288 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £17, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop.

Coach companies

Travel with National Express from Glasgow to Leeds

You can travel by coach from Glasgow to Leeds with National Express for as low as £17. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach from Glasgow to Leeds, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    National Express has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your National Express tickets from Glasgow to Leeds and when travelling by coach:

    • 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 Glasgow to Leeds

    National Express is the main service provider for coach journeys connecting Glasgow with Leeds. There are 4 buses per day: two in the morning and two in the afternoon/evening. Buses take anything from 6 hours 45 minutes to 8 hours to cover the route, and some trips require changing buses in Manchester. The first journey of the day is the 7:00 a.m. bus, and the last coach involves an overnight trip that leaves Glasgow at 10:45 p.m.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Glasgow to Leeds?

    Departure Station: Buchanan Bus Station, a 3 minute walk from the commercial area of Buchanan Street, and 5 minutes walk from the subway stop that carries the same name. SimplyCITY buses to Greater Glasgow and local city buses depart from Renfield Street, 400 metres away from the coach station.

    Arrival Station: Leeds Coach Station, which is located near the city centre of Leeds, is also opposite Kirkgate market and only 600 metres from Commercial Street. Local buses that travel around Leeds city centre and on to Leeds Bradford airport stop behind the station, in York Street.

    Taking the Bus from Glasgow

    Buses from Glasgow to Leeds depart from Buchanan Bus Station located on Killermont Street just 200 meters from the Buchanan Street Subway Station and the Queen Street Station Rail Station. The concourse is open daily from 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 pm. and the ticket sales office opens at 6:30 a.m. on weekdays and 7:00 a.m. on Sundays, and closes at 9:30 p.m. As the city’s main bus terminal, Buchanan is very well served with local buses operated by First, Stagecoach and local bus companies such as McGill’s.

    Getting into Leeds by Bus

    In recent decades, Leeds has transformed itself from a rundown mill town to a sophisticated modern city with an dazzling skyline. It’s home to one of the country’s most enviable upscale shopping scenes and a host of enticing pubs, clubs, restaurants and entertainment venues. Buses from Glasgow arrive at Leeds Coach Station on Dyer and York Streets and near the train station. The coach station is also a major terminus for local buses operated by Arriva, Stagecoach and First, along with various local companies such as Transdev Yorkshire Coastliner, Yorkshire Tiger, and Transdev Keighley.

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    FAQs
    How much does a cheap coach between Glasgow and Leeds cost?
    Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets between Glasgow and Leeds for as low as £17  for the next 7 days.
    How much is a coach ticket from Glasgow to Leeds?
    The Glasgow to Leeds coach ticket price is on average £17  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
    How many miles is it from Glasgow to Leeds by coach?
    The distance between Glasgow and Leeds by coach is approximately 179 miles (288 km).
    How long does it take from Glasgow to Leeds by coach?
    On average the Glasgow to Leeds coach time is 6 h 25 min  covering the 179 miles (288 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
    What station does the Glasgow to Leeds coach leave from? Which Leeds coach station do I come into from Glasgow?

    When departing from Glasgow, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and Glasgow, Hampden Park. When arriving in Leeds, you can end your journey in coach stations like Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop, Leeds, York Street and Leeds, Coach Station.

    Omio customers book a coach from Glasgow Central   to Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop   most frequently for this route.

    Where is the departure coach station in Glasgow located? Where is the arrival coach station in Leeds located?

    Passengers board their coach most frequently from Glasgow Central and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this coach station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the coach station to the city centre in Leeds.

    Which coach companies can take me from Glasgow to Leeds?
    Take the Glasgow to Leeds coach with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the trip between Glasgow and Leeds as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Are there any Glasgow to Leeds direct coaches?
    Yes, there are direct coaches between Glasgow and Leeds, and you can find a direct coach for this trip with Megabus  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    What time is the earliest coach from Glasgow to Leeds? What time is the last coach from Glasgow to Leeds?
    The earliest coach departing from Glasgow to Leeds leaves at 07: 20. The last coach departing from Glasgow to Leeds leaves at 20: 00. You can find the latest Glasgow to Leeds 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 coach tickets between Glasgow and Leeds for 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 buy coach tickets to Leeds from Glasgow within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £17 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your coach ticket from Glasgow to Leeds a few months in advance.

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