The cheapest buses from London to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 22 Sep

Cheapest

£6

Average

£14

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 Leeds will cost around £ 14 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 6.

2nd Cheapest
17:30London4h25 21:55Leeds
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£61One-way
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15:00London4h30 19:30Leeds
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£61One-way
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15:20London4h10 19:30Leeds
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£61One-way
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17:50London4h05 21:55Leeds
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£61One-way
07:00London4h20 11:20Leeds, Coach Station
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£71One-way

Timetable London to Leeds

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00:10London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 36h35 06:45Leeds
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07:00London4h20 11:20Leeds, Coach Station
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07:30London4h30 12:00Leeds, Coach Station
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08:00London4h30 12:30Leeds, Coach Station
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08:30London4h35 13:05Leeds, Coach Station
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09:30London4h30 14:00Leeds, Coach Station
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09:30London4h25 13:55Leeds
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09:55London4h00 13:55Leeds
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10:30London4h20 14:50Leeds, Coach Station
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10:45London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 36h50 17:35Leeds
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11:00London4h25 15:25Leeds
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11:20London4h05 15:25Leeds
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12:00London4h20 16:20Leeds, Coach Station
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13:30London4h30 18:00Leeds, Coach Station
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15:00London4h30 19:30Leeds
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15:20London4h10 19:30Leeds
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16:00London4h45 20:45Leeds, Coach Station
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16:30London4h35 21:05Leeds, Coach Station
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17:30London4h25 21:55Leeds
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17:30London4h45 22:15Leeds, Coach Station
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17:50London4h05 21:55Leeds
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18:30London4h40 23:10Leeds, Coach Station
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22:00London4h40 02:40Leeds
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22:25London4h15 02:40Leeds
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23:30London7h15 06:45Leeds
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23:59London5h56 05:55Leeds, Coach Station
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22 Sep
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23 Sep
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24 Sep
£49London North Eastern Railway
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25 Sep
£43London North Eastern Railway
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26 Sep
£53London North Eastern Railway
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27 Sep
£53London North Eastern Railway
£4National Express
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28 Sep
£33London North Eastern Railway
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29 Sep
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30 Sep
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1 Oct
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2 Oct
£49London North Eastern Railway
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3 Oct
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4 Oct
£33London North Eastern Railway
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£27London North Eastern Railway
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6 Oct
£33London North Eastern Railway
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7 Oct
£33London North Eastern Railway
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8 Oct
£33London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
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£33London North Eastern Railway
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10 Oct
£33London North Eastern Railway
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11 Oct
£33London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus

The fastest buses from London to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 22 Sep

Fastest Journey

4 h

Average

4 h 46 m

Buses per day

26

Distance

272 km

Of the 26 buses that leave London for Leeds every day 26 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 272 km distance in an average of 4 h 46 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h .

The slowest buses will take 7 h 15 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.

09:55London4h00 13:55Leeds
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£131One-way
11:20London4h05 15:25Leeds
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£111One-way
17:50London4h05 21:55Leeds
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£61One-way
15:20London4h10 19:30Leeds
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£61One-way
22:25London4h15 02:40Leeds
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£131One-way

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Coach Information between London and Leeds

distanceDistance168 miles (271 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h 40 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£4 (€5)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Megabus or Flixbus

Coaches from London to Leeds cover the 168 miles (271 km) long route taking on average 3 h 40 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or Flixbus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £3, but the average price of coach tickets is £4. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop.

National Express
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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 Leeds, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

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

    Coaches from London to Leeds

    Anyone who wants to travel from the UK capital to Leeds will find plenty of options. Taking the coach is cost effective and relatively fast. Services are also very frequent, with 15-20 buses on weekdays, and 15-19 at weekends. Journeys take between 3 hours 50 minutes and 5 hours 55 minutes, which can be faster than taking the train.

    Which coach companies travel from London to Leeds?

    Coaches to Leeds from London will always be operated by National Express. The UK's leading coach travel provider, National Express offers direct services between the two cities, and no changes will be needed at any point.

    How long is the coach from London to Leeds?

    Travel times vary significantly between London and Leeds, so bear that in mind when selecting the correct service. Journey times for direct buses range from 3 hours 50 minutes to 5 hours 55 minutes. Services with longer durations tend to travel overnight journeys, and leave London just before midnight.

    How many coaches are there from London to Leeds?

    The London to Leeds route is very well served by National Express, with 15-20 weekday departures and 15-19 at weekends. Expect buses to leave at least once an hour from around 7:00 a.m. until shortly before midnight.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from London to Leeds?

    Departure Station: Coaches from London to Leeds will depart from London Victoria Coach Station. The Coach Station is easy to reach from most parts of central London. Those coming from the West End and north London can take the Underground to nearby Victoria Station. After that, it takes 5-10 minutes to walk to the coach terminal. Overground services connect Victoria to Surrey and Kent, while express buses link the Coach Station to London Heathrow and Gatwick airports in 30-40 minutes.

    Arrival Station: All buses from London will arrive at Leeds Coach Station. The Coach Station is located on Dyer Street, just east of the city centre. Anyone headed to city centre hotels or who wants to explore Kirkgate Market and the cathedral can walk there in 10-15 minutes. Those travelling to the University of Leeds can hop on the number 1 bus, which travels there in 15 minutes, while football fans can reach Elland Road by the 229 or 15 buses. Leave 15 minutes for the transfer.

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    FAQs
    What is the price of the cheapest coach from London to Leeds?
    Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches from London to Leeds to cost as little as £3  in the next 7 days.
    How much is a coach ticket from London to Leeds?
    If you are looking to book your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the London to Leeds coach to cost on average £4  one way.
    What is the distance to Leeds from London via coach?
    The London to Leeds coach distance is approximately 168 miles (271 km).
    What is the average London to Leeds coach duration?
    While the time it takes to travel 168 miles (271 km) from London to Leeds can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from London to Leeds is on average 3 h 40 min.
    Which coach station from London to Leeds do I depart from? Which Leeds coach station from London do I arrive in?

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop.

    Where do I find the London coach station to Leeds? Where is the Leeds coach station?

    The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called London Victoria, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of London.

    The most popular arrival coach station, Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Leeds.

    What coach companies offer a service between London and Leeds?
    When taking a coach from London to Leeds, you can count on National Express, Megabus or Flixbus for the best way to get you to Leeds. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service between London and Leeds and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
    Can I book a direct coach from London to Leeds?
    Yes, there are direct coaches between London and Leeds, and you can find a direct coach for this journey with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    When is the earliest coach from London to Leeds? When is the last coach from London to Leeds?
    The first coach from London to Leeds leaves at 07: 00   and the last coach for this leaves at 19: 00. Omio shows you the latest coach from London to Leeds times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    How early should I buy London to Leeds coach tickets to get the best deals?
    If you buy a coach ticket between London and Leeds within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £4 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets between London and Leeds are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    London
    Leeds
    London
    Amenities
    London Liverpool Street Stn
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    Refreshments
    WC

    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