The cheapest buses from London to Nottingham

Showing times and prices for 22 Sep

Cheapest

£11

Average

£22

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 Nottingham will cost around £ 22 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 11.

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19:50London3h10 23:00Nottingham
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£111One-way
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19:50London2h55 22:45Nottingham
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£111One-way
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19:30London3h15 22:45Nottingham
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£111One-way
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19:30London3h30 23:00Nottingham
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£111One-way
14:35London1h32 16:07Nottingham
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£231One-way

Timetable London to Nottingham

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07:05London1h52 08:57Nottingham
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07:35London1h36 09:11Nottingham
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11:35London1h34 13:09Nottingham
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14:35London1h32 16:07Nottingham
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15:35London1h33 17:08Nottingham
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18:35London1h48 20:23Nottingham
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19:30London3h15 22:45Nottingham
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19:30London3h30 23:00Nottingham
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19:50London3h10 23:00Nottingham
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19:50London2h55 22:45Nottingham
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20:05London1h50 21:55Nottingham
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Tue
21 Sep
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Wed
22 Sep
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£4Flixbus
Thu
23 Sep
£30
£3Flixbus
Fri
24 Sep
£42
£3Flixbus
Sat
25 Sep
£42
£3Flixbus
Sun
26 Sep
£37London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Mon
27 Sep
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£3Flixbus
Tue
28 Sep
£27
£3Flixbus
Wed
29 Sep
£27
£3Flixbus
Thu
30 Sep
£27
£3Flixbus
Fri
1 Oct
£42
£3Flixbus
Sat
2 Oct
£27
£3Flixbus
Sun
3 Oct
£38London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Mon
4 Oct
£27
£3Flixbus
Tue
5 Oct
£27
£3Flixbus
Wed
6 Oct
£27
£3Flixbus
Thu
7 Oct
£27
£3Flixbus
Fri
8 Oct
£42
£3Flixbus
Sat
9 Oct
£30
£3Flixbus
Sun
10 Oct
£38London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Mon
11 Oct
£22
£3Flixbus

The fastest buses from London to Nottingham

Showing times and prices for 22 Sep

Fastest Journey

1 h 32 m

Average

2 h 14 m

Buses per day

11

Distance

175 km

Of the 11 buses that leave London for Nottingham every day 11 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 175 km distance in an average of 2 h 14 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h 32 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 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
14:35London1h32 16:07Nottingham
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£231One-way
2nd Fastest
15:35London1h33 17:08Nottingham
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£291One-way
11:35London1h34 13:09Nottingham
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£301One-way
07:35London1h36 09:11Nottingham
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£301One-way
18:35London1h48 20:23Nottingham
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£311One-way

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Coach Information between London and Nottingham

distanceDistance109 miles (175 km)
durationAverage coach duration2 h 45 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£4 (€4)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Megabus or Infobus

Coaches from London to Nottingham cover the 109 miles (175 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 45 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or Infobus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £4, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £3. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Nottingham, Bulwell Bus Station (Stop BU07).

Coach companies

National Express between London and Nottingham

Find the best coaches between London and Nottingham with Omio's travel partners National Express from £3. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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 London - Nottingham 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 the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach between London and Nottingham:

    • 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 Nottingham

    Buses offer a fast and easy way to get from London to Nottingham with National Express operating 10 services each day. The first leaves at 8:30 a.m. and the last at 11:30 p.m. Travel time ranges from 2 hours and 59 minutes to 3 hours and 50 minutes for the 109-mile journey. All services are direct and stop at Milton Keynes Coachway, with a few also calling at Leicester.

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

    Departure Station: Buses from London to Nottingham depart from Victoria Coach Station which is easily accessible by bus or tube. The bus routes 22, 211, 239, C1 and N11 stop right outside the coach station, and nearby Victoria Bus Station is a hub for TfL services. Tube trains run on the Victoria, District, and Circle lines to nearby Victoria Train Station.

    Arrival Station: Buses from London arrive at Broadmarsh Bus Station. Located on Canal Street next to the Broadmarsh Shopping Centre, it is around 250 metres from the train station. Passengers can travel onward on local buses operated by Trent Barton.

    Getting into Nottingham by Bus

    Nottingham is a city with historic attractions, a vibrant nightlife and beautiful countryside on its doorstep. Explore the City of Caves, an underground network of cellars and tunnels and wander through the narrow shopping streets around the castle. Shop for traditional lace in the Lace Quarter and look for signs of Robin Hood. His legendary home, Sherwood Forest, is easily visited by bus from the city centre.

    Buses from London to Nottingham will tend to terminate at Broadmarsh bus station, just 250 metres away from Nottingham train station. Nottingham has two bus stations, Broadmarsh bus station and Victoria bus station - both are a short walk from the city centre. Buses and trams operated by NCT, Trent Barton and Stagecoach provide frequent services to the university, all areas of the city and surrounding towns and villages. A bus service also runs hourly throughout the night. There are taxi ranks close to both bus stations.

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    FAQs
    How much do cheap coaches between London and Nottingham cost?
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach between London and Nottingham for as little as £3  in the next 7 days.
    What is the average price of coach tickets to Nottingham from London?
    If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that London to Nottingham coach prices are on average £4  one way.
    What is the distance to Nottingham from London via coach?
    The coach distance from London to Nottingham is around 109 miles (175 km).
    What is the average London to Nottingham coach duration?
    The London to Nottingham coach duration is on average 2 h 45 min, which is to be expected when travelling 109 miles (175 km) between London and Nottingham. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
    Which coach station from London to Nottingham do I depart from? Which Nottingham coach station from London do I arrive in?

    Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from London Victoria   to Nottingham, Bulwell Bus Station (Stop BU07).

    Where is the coach station in London? Where is the coach station in Nottingham?

    Passengers board their coach most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this coach station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Nottingham, Bulwell Bus Station (Stop BU07) and need to travel approximately 4 mile (s) / 6 km from the coach station to the city centre in Nottingham.

    What coach companies offer a service to Nottingham from London?
    When taking a coach from London to Nottingham, you can count on National Express, Megabus or Infobus for the best way to get you to Nottingham. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service between London and Nottingham and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
    Are there any London to Nottingham direct coach services?
    Yes, you can search for direct coaches from London to Nottingham on Omio with Flixbus or Megabus, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your coach ticket.
    What time is the earliest coach from London to Nottingham? What time is the last coach from London to Nottingham?
    If you prefer early morning coaches from London to Nottingham, the first coach leaves at 05: 30. If you prefer late night coaches from London to Nottingham, the last coach of the day leaves at 22: 59. Omio shows you the latest coach from London to Nottingham timetable to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
    When should I book London Nottingham coach tickets to score the best deals?
    You can find a coach between London and Nottingham to cost on average £4 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the London to Nottingham coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    London
    Nottingham
    London
    Amenities
    London Liverpool Street Stn
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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