The cheapest buses from London to Durham

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Cheapest

£22

Average

£26

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 London to Durham will cost around £ 26 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 22.

Cheapest
09:30London6h05 15:35Durham
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£221One-way
Cheapest
09:55London5h40 15:35Durham
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£221One-way
2nd Cheapest
23:00London6h30 05:30Durham
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£341One-way

Timetable London to Durham

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09:30London6h05 15:35Durham
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09:55London5h40 15:35Durham
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23:00London6h30 05:30Durham
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Thu
21 Oct
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£38National Express
£121Loganair
Fri
22 Oct
£90London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£121Loganair
Sat
23 Oct
£90London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£121Loganair
Sun
24 Oct
£164London North Eastern Railway
£21Megabus
£121Loganair
Mon
25 Oct
£111London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£121Loganair
Tue
26 Oct
£81London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£121Loganair
Wed
27 Oct
£81London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Thu
28 Oct
£81London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Fri
29 Oct
£65London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£121Loganair
Sat
30 Oct
£73London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Sun
31 Oct
£50London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Mon
1 Nov
£58Grand Central Trains
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Tue
2 Nov
£81London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Wed
3 Nov
£56London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Thu
4 Nov
£56London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
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Fri
5 Nov
£56London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Sat
6 Nov
£50London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
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Sun
7 Nov
£39London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Mon
8 Nov
£55London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£88Loganair
Tue
9 Nov
£65London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Wed
10 Nov
£44London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair

The fastest buses from London to Durham

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Fastest Journey

5 h 40 m

Average

6 h 5 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

376 km

Of the 3 buses that leave London for Durham every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 376 km distance in an average of 6 h 5 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 40 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 30 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
09:55London5h40 15:35Durham
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£221One-way
2nd Fastest
09:30London6h05 15:35Durham
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£221One-way
23:00London6h30 05:30Durham
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£341One-way

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Coach Information between London and Durham

distanceDistance233 miles (376 km)
durationAverage coach duration5 h 40 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£23 (€26)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from London to Durham cover the 233 miles (376 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 40 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £23, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £20. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Durham, Bus Station (stand C).

Coach companies

Coach from London to Durham with National Express

Buy your official National Express coach tickets from London to Durham from £20 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

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 London to Durham, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your coach tickets between London and Durham due to the coronavirus:

    • 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 London to Durham

    Bus travel from London to Durham is provided by National Express coaches. The coach service provides four direct journeys every day from London to Durham, the first departing at 7:00 a.m. and the last at 11:00 p.m. Journey time ranges from six and a half to seven and a half hours.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from London to Durham?

    London Victoria Coach Station:Conveniently located in the south west of central London's Zone 1, Victoria Coach Station is a couple of minutes walk from Victoria Rail and Underground Station. Victoria is accessible from much of central London by bus, tube or rail in less than 15 minutes.

    Durham Bus Station:Services from London arrive at Durham Bus and Coach Station which is located right in the city centre and just a two minute walk from Durham Railway Station. Onward travel by bus to other parts of the city, including the University, is straightforward, as all buses terminate or pass through the bus station.

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    FAQs
    How much do cheap coaches to Durham from London cost?
    You can find a cheap coach from London to Durham for some dates and times for as low as £20  one way in the next 7 days.
    What is the cost of a coach ticket from London to Durham on average?
    The London to Durham coach ticket price is on average £23  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
    What is the distance by coach from London to Durham?
    The London to Durham coach distance is approximately 233 miles (376 km).
    How long is the coach to Durham from London?
    On average the coach from London to Durham duration is 5 h 40 min  for the 233 miles (376 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
    What is the departure coach station in London and arrival coach station in Durham?

    Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from London Victoria   to Durham, Bus Station (stand C).

    Where is the departure coach station in London located? Where is the arrival coach station in Durham located?

    You can find the most popular departure coach station for this trip, London Victoria, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of London. The most popular arrival coach station in Durham, called Durham, Bus Station (stand C), is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

    Which coach companies can take me from London to Durham?
    If you're looking for coaches from London to Durham, you can rely on National Express or Megabus to get you to Durham. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the London to Durham route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Can I book a direct coach from London to Durham?
    Yes, you can find a direct coach from London to Durham with 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.
    When is the earliest coach from London to Durham? When is the last coach from London to Durham?
    The earliest coach departing from London to Durham leaves at 08: 30. The last coach departing from London to Durham leaves at 09: 55. You can find the latest London to Durham coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    How far in advance should I purchase a coach ticket to Durham from 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 buy coach tickets from London to Durham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £23 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your coach ticket from London to Durham a few months in advance.

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