Cheap bus tickets from London to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 17 Jan

Cheapest

£13

Average

£24

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 Glasgow will cost around £ 24 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 13.

Cheapest
22:00London10h15 08:15Glasgow, Buchanan
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£131One-way
Cheapest
22:25London9h50 08:15Glasgow, Buchanan
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£131One-way
2nd Cheapest
23:00London8h00 07:00Glasgow, Buchanan
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£141One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:00London10h05 18:05Glasgow, Buchanan
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£141One-way
2nd Cheapest
22:30London8h10 06:40Glasgow, Buchanan
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£141One-way

Bus Timetable London to Glasgow

Showing buses for tomorrow, Mon, 17 Jan
08:00London10h05 18:05Glasgow, Buchanan
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08:30London11h40 20:10Glasgow, Buchanan
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09:30London10h40 20:10Glasgow, Buchanan
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09:30London10h25 19:55Glasgow, Buchanan
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09:55London10h15 20:10Glasgow, Buchanan
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19:00London11h45 06:45Glasgow, Buchanan
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22:00London10h15 08:15Glasgow, Buchanan
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22:25London9h50 08:15Glasgow, Buchanan
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22:30London8h10 06:40Glasgow, Buchanan
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22:30London9h00 07:30Glasgow, Buchanan
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23:00London8h00 07:00Glasgow, Buchanan
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23:30London16h20 15:50Glasgow, Buchanan
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23:30London16h20 15:50Glasgow, Buchanan
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Mon
17 Jan
£84London North Eastern Railway
£11Megabus
£74easyJet
Tue
18 Jan
£49London North Eastern Railway
£13Megabus
£47easyJet
Wed
19 Jan
£59London North Eastern Railway
£12National Express
£44easyJet
Thu
20 Jan
£59London North Eastern Railway
£11Megabus
£41easyJet
Fri
21 Jan
£76London North Eastern Railway
£11Megabus
£41easyJet
Sat
22 Jan
£59London North Eastern Railway
£11Megabus
£44easyJet
Sun
23 Jan
£76London North Eastern Railway
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Mon
24 Jan
£59London North Eastern Railway
£11Megabus
£41easyJet
Tue
25 Jan
£44London North Eastern Railway
£12National Express
£41easyJet
Wed
26 Jan
£49London North Eastern Railway
£12National Express
£38easyJet
Thu
27 Jan
£49London North Eastern Railway
£10Flixbus
£36easyJet
Fri
28 Jan
£69London North Eastern Railway
£12National Express
£41easyJet
Sat
29 Jan
£59London North Eastern Railway
£10Flixbus
£36easyJet
Sun
30 Jan
£54London North Eastern Railway
£13Megabus
£27easyJet
Mon
31 Jan
£54London North Eastern Railway
£10Flixbus
£33easyJet
Tue
1 Feb
£44London North Eastern Railway
£13Megabus
£31easyJet
Wed
2 Feb
£49London North Eastern Railway
£12National Express
£31easyJet
Thu
3 Feb
£49London North Eastern Railway
£11Flixbus
£33easyJet
Fri
4 Feb
£76London North Eastern Railway
£11Flixbus
£34easyJet
Sat
5 Feb
£55Avanti West Coast
£11Flixbus
£31easyJet

Bus times from London to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 17 Jan

Fastest Journey

8 h

Average

10 h 58 m

Buses per day

13

Distance

555 km

Of the 13 buses that leave London for Glasgow 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 58 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 8 h .

The slowest buses will take 16 h 20 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
23:00London8h00 07:00Glasgow, Buchanan
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£141One-way
2nd Fastest
22:30London8h10 06:40Glasgow, Buchanan
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£141One-way
22:30London9h00 07:30Glasgow, Buchanan
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£191One-way
22:25London9h50 08:15Glasgow, Buchanan
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£131One-way
08:00London10h05 18:05Glasgow, Buchanan
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£141One-way

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Overview: Coach from London to Glasgow

distanceDistance344 miles (555 km)
durationAverage coach duration9 h
priceAverage coach ticket price£12 (€14)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Megabus or Infobus

Coaches from London to Glasgow cover the 344 miles (555 km) long journey taking on average 9 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 trip for as low as £11, but the average price of coach tickets is £12. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.

Coach companies: National Express London to Glasgow

Travel to Glasgow from London from £11 with Omio’s coach partners National Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

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

  • Average Price: £12

National Express 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your coach between London and Glasgow are the following:

  • 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 Glasgow

Buses offer a comfortable way to travel from London to Edinburgh with frequent daily departures. National Express coaches leave eight times per day, the first at 00:30, the next at 7:00 a.m., and the last at 23:59. Some are direct, others require one change at Birmingham, and a few involve changes at Heathrow and Birmingham. Megabus offers eight daily direct services, the first leaving at 8:00 a.m. and the last at 11:45 p.m. Travel time ranges from 8 hours and 30 minutes and 13 hours.

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

Departure Station: Buses from London to Glasgow leave from Victoria Coach Station on Buckingham Palace Road. The station is easily reached by tube on the Victoria, District, or Circle lines, or bus numbers 22, 211, 239, C1 and N11. Victoria bus and rail stations are also close by.

Arrival Station: Buses from London arrive at Buchanan Bus Station on Killermont Street near George Square. As the city's main bus terminus, it offers convenient onward bus routes. Buchanan Street subway station and Glasgow Queen Street railway station are both nearby.

Travel Tips: Coach to Glasgow from London

Take the bus to Glasgow easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Glasgow.
FAQs

What is the cost of cheap coaches from London to Glasgow?

You can find a cheap coach from London to Glasgow for some dates and times for as low as £11  one way in the next 7 days.

How much is a coach ticket from London to Glasgow?

The London to Glasgow coach ticket price is on average £12  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.

How many miles is it from London to Glasgow by coach?

You should expect to travel around 344 miles (555 km)  from London to Glasgow by coach.

How long does it take from London to Glasgow by coach?

While the time it takes to travel 344 miles (555 km) from London to Glasgow can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from London to Glasgow is on average 9 h.

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

Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from London Victoria   to Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.

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

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this journey, called London Victoria, is located 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre of London.

The most popular arrival coach station, Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station, is located 0.3 miles (457 m) away from the city centre of Glasgow.

Which coach companies can get me from London to Glasgow?

Take the London to Glasgow coach with National Express, Megabus or Infobus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the journey from London to Glasgow as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Are there any direct coaches to Glasgow from London?

Yes, you can find a direct coach from London to Glasgow 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 London to Glasgow? What time is the last coach from London to Glasgow?

If you prefer early morning coaches from London to Glasgow, the first coach leaves at 08: 00. If you prefer late night coaches from London to Glasgow, the last coach of the day leaves at 23: 30. Omio shows you the latest coach from London to Glasgow schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

How far in advance should I purchase a coach ticket from London to Glasgow 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 purchase coach tickets to Glasgow from London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £12 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your coach ticket from London to Glasgow a few months in advance.