Cheap bus tickets from Glasgow to London

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Cheapest

£13

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 Glasgow to London will cost around £ 21 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 13.

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21:30Glasgow, Buchanan10h25 07:55London
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£131One-way
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21:30Glasgow, Buchanan9h55 07:25London
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£131One-way
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22:30Glasgow, Buchanan8h35 07:05London
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£151One-way
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11:00Glasgow, Buchanan10h05 21:05London
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£151One-way
09:15Glasgow, Buchanan10h50 20:05London
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£181One-way

Bus Timetable Glasgow to London

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09:15Glasgow, Buchanan10h50 20:05London
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09:25Glasgow, Buchanan12h10 21:35London
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09:40Glasgow, Buchanan12h10 21:50London
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10:15Glasgow, Buchanan10h45 21:00London
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10:15Glasgow, Buchanan10h15 20:30London
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11:00Glasgow, Buchanan10h05 21:05London
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21:30Glasgow, Buchanan10h25 07:55London
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21:30Glasgow, Buchanan9h55 07:25London
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22:15Glasgow, Buchanan8h45 07:00London
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22:30Glasgow, Buchanan8h35 07:05London
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23:00Glasgow, Buchanan11h05 10:05London
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23:30Glasgow, Buchanan8h00 07:30London
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Fri
21 Jan
£84London North Eastern Railway
£11Megabus
£79easyJet
Sat
22 Jan
£59London North Eastern Railway
£11Megabus
£51easyJet
Sun
23 Jan
£69London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£53easyJet
Mon
24 Jan
£76London North Eastern Railway
£13Megabus
£41easyJet
Tue
25 Jan
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£12National Express
£41easyJet
Wed
26 Jan
£69London North Eastern Railway
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Thu
27 Jan
£59London North Eastern Railway
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Fri
28 Jan
£76London North Eastern Railway
£11Flixbus
£41easyJet
Sat
29 Jan
£52Avanti West Coast
£11Megabus
£44easyJet
Sun
30 Jan
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£13Megabus
£56easyJet
Mon
31 Jan
£59London North Eastern Railway
£13Megabus
£36easyJet
Tue
1 Feb
£35London North Eastern Railway
£12National Express
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Wed
2 Feb
£44London North Eastern Railway
£10Flixbus
£35easyJet
Thu
3 Feb
£40London North Eastern Railway
£10Flixbus
£32easyJet
Fri
4 Feb
£76London North Eastern Railway
£11Megabus
£34easyJet
Sat
5 Feb
£54London North Eastern Railway
£11Flixbus
£48easyJet
Sun
6 Feb
£84London North Eastern Railway
£11Megabus
£95BA Cityflyer
Mon
7 Feb
£54London North Eastern Railway
£13Megabus
£32easyJet
Tue
8 Feb
£31London North Eastern Railway
£12National Express
£31easyJet
Wed
9 Feb
£35London North Eastern Railway
£10Flixbus
£30easyJet

Bus times from Glasgow to London

Showing times and prices for 21 Jan

Fastest Journey

8 h

Average

10 h 15 m

Buses per day

12

Distance

555 km

Of the 12 buses that leave Glasgow for London every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 555 km distance in an average of 10 h 15 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 8 h .

The slowest buses will take 12 h 10 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
23:30Glasgow, Buchanan8h00 07:30London
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£181One-way
2nd Fastest
22:30Glasgow, Buchanan8h35 07:05London
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£151One-way
22:15Glasgow, Buchanan8h45 07:00London
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£181One-way
21:30Glasgow, Buchanan9h55 07:25London
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£131One-way
11:00Glasgow, Buchanan10h05 21:05London
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£151One-way

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Overview: Coach from Glasgow to London

distanceDistance344 miles (555 km)
durationAverage coach duration8 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£12 (€14)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Megabus or Infobus

Coaches from Glasgow to London cover the 344 miles (555 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or Infobus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £11, but the average price of coach tickets is £12. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.

Coach companies: National Express Glasgow to London

National Express coaches will get you between Glasgow and London from £11. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

National Express

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. 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 Glasgow - 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.

  • Average Price: £12

These are National Express 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach to London from Glasgow:

  • 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 London

National Express operates buses from Glasgow to London. National Express offers journeys until just before midnight, that will arrive in London in the early hours of the morning. There are 10-12 buses per day offering direct and indirect routes from Glasgow to London. All buses depart from Glasgow's Buchanan bus station and arrive at either London's Victoria Coach Station or Sutton Rail Station after an average of 12½ hours.

 

Which bus companies run from Glasgow to London?

All Glasgow to London buses are operated by National Express.

How long is the bus journey from Glasgow to London?

The average journey time for most buses travelling from Glasgow to London varies from 8½ hours to 16 hours depending on the number of transfers, the time of day, and time of week passengers are travelling.

When are the first and last buses of the day from Glasgow to London?

Buses from Glasgow to London begin running in the early morning and continue regularly throughout the day into the late evening. The first Glasgow to London bus departs at 8:00 a.m. while the last leaves Glasgow at 10:45 p.m.

Where do buses depart from and arrive to?

All buses from Glasgow to London depart from Glasgow Buchanan bus station. Buses arrive at either London's Victoria Coach station or Sutton Rail station. Both Victoria Coach station and Sutton Rail station are connected to local transport via buses, taxis, connecting trains, and the London underground.

Taking the Bus from Glasgow

The major station in Glasgow servicing buses from Glasgow to London is Buchanan bus station. The station is located in the city centre close to Glasgow Queen Street train station, which, in addition to providing suburban journeys and routes to other major cities in the UK, is also connected to the cities Subway system which is 15 stations strong. There are also several bus connections that be caught from the station to various locations in the city. Night transport to or from the station can be done with night buses or taxis.

Getting into London by Bus

London is the capital city of the UK, the biggest city in the EU and one of the most visited cities in the world. There is no shortage of things to do and while in the capital, with the main attractions including a visit to Big Ben, Tower Bridge, London Eye and Trafalgar Square. If you would rather escape the crowded streets then you can head to one of the Royal Parks for some much-needed rest and recuperation. Accessing these sights is easy from London Victoria coach station, where buses from Glasgow to London terminate. The station is located in the west of the city, and is within walking distance of Victoria train station, a major London terminal that operates journeys all over the country and is an underground terminus served by the Circle, District and Victoria line. London Victoria coach station is not to be confused with London Victoria Bus station which is located directly outside the train station offers bus travel within London. Arriving at the station at night means a taxi or night-bus will be required; both can be caught outside the station.

Travel Tips: Coach to London from Glasgow

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FAQs

What is the cost of cheap coaches between Glasgow and London?

Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets from Glasgow to London for as low as £11  for the next 7 days.

What is the average cost of a coach from Glasgow to London?

If you’re looking to buy your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Glasgow to London coach price to come in at an average of £12  one way.

What is the distance from Glasgow to London by coach?

The distance to London from Glasgow by coach is approximately 344 miles (555 km).

How many hours does it take from Glasgow to London by coach?

On average the Glasgow to London coach time is 8 h 35 min  covering the 344 miles (555 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Which coach station in Glasgow goes to London? Which coach station do I come into London from Glasgow?

Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Glasgow Central   to London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.

Where is the coach station in Glasgow to go to London? Where is the coach station in London located?

You can find the most popular departure coach station for this trip, Glasgow Central, located approximately 0.5 miles (757 m) from the city centre of Glasgow. The most popular arrival coach station in London, called London, Hammersmith Bridge Road, is located around 4.5 miles (7.2 km) away from its city centre.

Which coach companies can take me from Glasgow to London?

If you're looking for coaches from Glasgow to London, you can rely on National Express, Megabus or Infobus to get you to London. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Glasgow to London trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Are there any Glasgow to London direct coaches?

Yes, you can find a direct coach from Glasgow to London with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.

What time is the earliest coach from Glasgow to London? What time is the last coach from Glasgow to London?

The first Glasgow to London coach departs at 09: 25   and the last coach from Glasgow to London leaves at 22: 15. Check out the most up-to-date Glasgow to London coach times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I buy coach tickets from Glasgow to London for the best deals?

The price of a one way coach ticket from Glasgow to London is on average £12 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this journey. In general, you can find coach tickets from Glasgow to London available a few months in advance.