The cheapest buses from Glasgow to London

Showing times and prices for 22 Sep

Cheapest

£13

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 Glasgow to London will cost around £ 20 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 13.

Cheapest
21:30Glasgow, Buchanan10h45 08:15London
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£131One-way
Cheapest
21:30Glasgow, Buchanan10h25 07:55London
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£131One-way
2nd Cheapest
23:30Glasgow, Buchanan8h00 07:30London
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£141One-way
10:00Glasgow, Buchanan11h00 21:00London
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£141One-way
22:45Glasgow, Buchanan8h20 07:05London
0 changes
£151One-way

Timetable Glasgow to London

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09:15Glasgow, Buchanan9h15 18:30London
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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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10:00Glasgow, Buchanan11h00 21:00London
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10:00Glasgow, Buchanan10h25 20:25London
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11:00Glasgow, Buchanan10h20 21:20London
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21:30Glasgow, Buchanan10h45 08:15London
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21:30Glasgow, Buchanan10h25 07:55London
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22:15Glasgow, Buchanan8h25 06:40London
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22:45Glasgow, Buchanan8h35 07:20London
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22:45Glasgow, Buchanan8h20 07:05London
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23:00Glasgow, Buchanan11h55 10:55London
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23:30Glasgow, Buchanan8h00 07:30London
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Tue
21 Sep
£120Avanti West Coast
£13Megabus
£82easyJet
Wed
22 Sep
£88Avanti West Coast
£11Megabus
£49easyJet
Thu
23 Sep
£120Avanti West Coast
£13Megabus
£70easyJet
Fri
24 Sep
£285Avanti West Coast
£14Megabus
£75easyJet
Sat
25 Sep
£97Avanti West Coast
£11Megabus
£87British Airways
Sun
26 Sep
£120Avanti West Coast
£13Megabus
£63easyJet
Mon
27 Sep
£88Avanti West Coast
£13Megabus
£39easyJet
Tue
28 Sep
£131Avanti West Coast
£13Megabus
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Wed
29 Sep
£77Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
£39easyJet
Thu
30 Sep
£82Avanti West Coast
£13Megabus
£39easyJet
Fri
1 Oct
£120Avanti West Coast
£11Megabus
£46easyJet
Sat
2 Oct
£88Avanti West Coast
£11Megabus
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Sun
3 Oct
£88Avanti West Coast
£12Megabus
£50easyJet
Mon
4 Oct
£82Avanti West Coast
£13Megabus
£34easyJet
Tue
5 Oct
£77Avanti West Coast
£13Megabus
£31easyJet
Wed
6 Oct
£77Avanti West Coast
£12Megabus
£31easyJet
Thu
7 Oct
£77Avanti West Coast
£12Megabus
£31easyJet
Fri
8 Oct
£77Avanti West Coast
£12Megabus
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Sat
9 Oct
Find prices
£18National Express
£88easyJet
Sun
10 Oct
£96Avanti West Coast
£11Megabus
£69British Airways
Mon
11 Oct
£120Avanti West Coast
£13Megabus
£31easyJet

The fastest buses from Glasgow to London

Showing times and prices for 22 Sep

Fastest Journey

8 h

Average

10 h 11 m

Buses per day

14

Distance

555 km

Of the 14 buses that leave Glasgow for London every day 12 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 11 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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£141One-way
2nd Fastest
22:45Glasgow, Buchanan8h20 07:05London
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£151One-way
22:15Glasgow, Buchanan8h25 06:40London
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£181One-way
22:45Glasgow, Buchanan8h35 07:20London
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£201One-way
09:15Glasgow, Buchanan9h15 18:30London
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£181One-way

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Coach Information to London from Glasgow

distanceDistance344 miles (555 km)
durationAverage coach duration8 h
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 trip taking on average 8 h 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 journey 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, Victoria Coach Station.

Coach companies

National Express between Glasgow and London

Find the best coaches between Glasgow and London with Omio's travel partners National Express from £11. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best 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.

    National Express has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your National Express tickets between Glasgow and London 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 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.

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    FAQs
    What is the cost of cheap coaches from Glasgow to London?
    Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches from Glasgow to London to cost as little as £11  in the next 7 days.
    What is the average cost of a coach from Glasgow to London?
    If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Glasgow to London coach prices are on average £12  one way.
    What is the distance from Glasgow to London by coach?
    The coach distance from Glasgow to London is around 344 miles (555 km).
    How long does it take from Glasgow to London by coach?
    On average the coach from Glasgow to London duration is 8 h  for the 344 miles (555 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
    Which coach station in Glasgow goes to London? Which coach station do I come into London from Glasgow?

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Glasgow Central   and arriving in London, Victoria Coach Station.

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

    The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this journey, called Glasgow Central, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Glasgow.

    The most popular arrival coach station, London, Victoria Coach Station, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre of London.

    What coach companies offer a service between Glasgow and London?
    For the trip from Glasgow to London you can take a coach with National Express, Megabus or Infobus. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services between Glasgow and London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Are there any direct coaches to London from Glasgow?
    Yes, you can look for direct coaches from Glasgow to London with National Express or Megabus  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct coach tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
    When can I take the first coach from Glasgow to London? When can I take the last coach for the day?
    You can take the first coach from Glasgow to London at 06: 00   or take the last coach from Glasgow to London leaving at 22: 30. Look for the latest Glasgow London coach times on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this trip.
    How far in advance should I buy a coach ticket from Glasgow to London 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 route and save money. If you book coach tickets between Glasgow and London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £12 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your coach ticket from Glasgow to London a few months in advance.
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City