Cheap bus tickets from Glasgow to York

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Cheapest

£55

Average

£60

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 York will cost around £ 60 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 55.

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07:30Glasgow, Buchanan8h53 16:23York
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£551One-way
Cheapest
09:25Glasgow, Buchanan8h52 18:17York
1 changes
£551One-way
2nd Cheapest
23:00Glasgow, Buchanan9h21 08:21York
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£631One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:40Glasgow, Buchanan9h37 19:17York
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£631One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:40Glasgow, Buchanan9h37 19:17York
2 changes
£631One-way

Bus Timetable Glasgow to York

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07:30Glasgow, Buchanan8h53 16:23York
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09:25Glasgow, Buchanan8h52 18:17York
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09:40Glasgow, Buchanan9h37 19:17York
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09:40Glasgow, Buchanan9h37 19:17York
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23:00Glasgow, Buchanan9h21 08:21York
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22 May
£50London North Eastern Railway
£55National Express
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23 May
£42London North Eastern Railway
£42National Express
Tue
24 May
£31Northern Rail
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25 May
£34Northern Rail
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26 May
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£34National Express
Fri
27 May
£46London North Eastern Railway
£40National Express
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28 May
£34London North Eastern Railway
£35National Express
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29 May
£32London North Eastern Railway
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30 May
£38London North Eastern Railway
£35National Express
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31 May
£34London North Eastern Railway
£35National Express
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1 Jun
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2 Jun
£42London North Eastern Railway
£46National Express
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3 Jun
£42London North Eastern Railway
£36National Express
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4 Jun
£32London North Eastern Railway
£52National Express
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5 Jun
£57London North Eastern Railway
£48National Express
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6 Jun
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7 Jun
£27London North Eastern Railway
£33National Express
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Bus times from Glasgow to York

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Fastest Journey

8 h 52 m

Average

9 h 16 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

293 km

It's difficult to get from Glasgow to York without changing at least once.

Fastest
09:25Glasgow, Buchanan8h52 18:17York
1 changes
£551One-way
2nd Fastest
07:30Glasgow, Buchanan8h53 16:23York
1 changes
£551One-way
23:00Glasgow, Buchanan9h21 08:21York
2 changes
£631One-way
09:40Glasgow, Buchanan9h37 19:17York
2 changes
£631One-way
09:40Glasgow, Buchanan9h37 19:17York
2 changes
£631One-way

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Overview: Coach from Glasgow to York

distanceDistance182 miles (293 km)
durationAverage coach duration8 h 39 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£40 (€45)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Glasgow to York cover the 182 miles (293 km) long route taking on average 8 h 39 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £40, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £33. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in York, Train Station.

Coach companies: National Express Glasgow to York

Travel between Glasgow and York from £33 with Omio’s coach partners National Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

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 - York 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: £33

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

Passengers between Glasgow and York can catch a direct National Express bus from Glasgow's Buchanan bus station to York's Station Road bus station. Direct buses take just over 7 hours, although many services involve changing buses in Manchester and Leeds. When changes are involved, buses can take between 8.5 to around 10 hours. The first service departs from Glasgow at roughly 9:45 a.m. getting into York just before 5:00 p.m. The last bus leaves Buchanan bus station around 10:45 p.m. and travels all night to arrive in York just before 9:30 a.m. In the mornings, buses from Glasgow to York are every couple of hours.

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FAQs

How much does a cheap coach between Glasgow and York cost?

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach to York from Glasgow for the next 7 days starting from £33  one way.

What is the cost of a coach ticket from Glasgow to York on average?

The Glasgow to York coach ticket price is on average £40  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.

What is the distance by coach from Glasgow to York?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance to York from Glasgow via coach to be approximately 182 miles (293 km).

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

On average the Glasgow to York coach time is 8 h 39 min  covering the 182 miles (293 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

When travelling by coach from Glasgow to York, which coach station in Glasgow do I depart from and which coach station in York do I arrive in?

There are a few coach stations in Glasgow to start your trip from including Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Hampden Park and Glasgow. In York you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including York, Train Station, York, Rail Station and York, Clifford Street.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Glasgow Central   and arrive in York, Train Station.

Where is the Glasgow coach station located? Where is the York coach station located?

Passengers board their coach most frequently from Glasgow Central and travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at York, Train Station and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (891 m) from the coach station to the city centre in York.

Which coach companies can get me from Glasgow to York?

For the route from Glasgow to York you can take a coach with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services to York from Glasgow on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

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

If you prefer early morning coaches from Glasgow to York, the first coach leaves at 06: 20. If you prefer late night coaches from Glasgow to York, the last coach of the day leaves at 23: 00. Omio shows you the latest coach from Glasgow to York schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How far in advance should I purchase coach tickets between Glasgow and York for the best deals?

If you book a coach ticket to York from Glasgow within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £40 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets between Glasgow and York are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.