Cheap bus tickets from London to Nottingham

Showing times and prices for 28 Jan

Cheapest

£9

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 Nottingham will cost around £ 14 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 9.

Cheapest
23:30London3h00 02:30Nottingham, Coach Station
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£91One-way
2nd Cheapest
21:30London3h10 00:40Nottingham, Coach Station
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£111One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:30London3h40 10:10Nottingham, Coach Station
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£111One-way
2nd Cheapest
22:30London3h10 01:40Nottingham, Coach Station
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£111One-way
14:00London3h30 17:30Nottingham
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£111One-way

Bus Timetable London to Nottingham

Showing buses for tomorrow, Fri, 28 Jan
06:30London3h40 10:10Nottingham, Coach Station
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08:30London3h15 11:45Nottingham, Coach Station
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09:30London3h30 13:00Nottingham
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09:30London3h15 12:45Nottingham
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09:50London2h55 12:45Nottingham
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09:50London3h10 13:00Nottingham
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10:30London3h30 14:00Nottingham, Coach Station
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11:30London3h40 15:10Nottingham, Coach Station
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12:30London3h45 16:15Nottingham, Coach Station
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13:30London3h50 17:20Nottingham, Coach Station
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14:00London3h30 17:30Nottingham
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14:20London3h10 17:30Nottingham
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14:30London3h55 18:25Nottingham, Coach Station
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15:30London3h55 19:25Nottingham, Coach Station
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16:30London3h30 20:00Nottingham
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16:30London3h10 19:40Nottingham
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16:30London3h30 20:00Nottingham, Coach Station
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16:50London2h50 19:40Nottingham
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16:50London3h10 20:00Nottingham
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17:30London3h35 21:05Nottingham, Coach Station
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19:30London3h15 22:45Nottingham
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19:30London3h30 23:00Nottingham
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19:30London3h10 22:40Nottingham, Coach Station
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19:50London3h10 23:00Nottingham
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19:50London2h55 22:45Nottingham
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20:30London3h10 23:40Nottingham, Coach Station
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21:30London3h10 00:40Nottingham, Coach Station
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22:30London3h10 01:40Nottingham, Coach Station
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23:30London3h00 02:30Nottingham, Coach Station
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23:59London3h21 03:20Nottingham, Coach Station
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Fri
28 Jan
£42East Midlands Railway
£9National Express
Sat
29 Jan
£36East Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Sun
30 Jan
£37London North Eastern Railway
£10Megabus
Mon
31 Jan
£35East Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Tue
1 Feb
£30East Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Wed
2 Feb
£26East Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Thu
3 Feb
£26East Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Fri
4 Feb
£37London North Eastern Railway
£7Megabus
Sat
5 Feb
£27East Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Sun
6 Feb
£37East Midlands Railway
£7National Express
Mon
7 Feb
£26East Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Tue
8 Feb
£22East Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Wed
9 Feb
£47London North Eastern Railway
£7National Express
Thu
10 Feb
£27East Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Fri
11 Feb
£37London North Eastern Railway
£7National Express
Sat
12 Feb
£26East Midlands Railway
£7Flixbus
Sun
13 Feb
£37London North Eastern Railway
£6Flixbus
Mon
14 Feb
£30East Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Tue
15 Feb
£27East Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Wed
16 Feb
£26East Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus

Bus times from London to Nottingham

Showing times and prices for 28 Jan

Fastest Journey

2 h 50 m

Average

3 h 21 m

Buses per day

30

Distance

175 km

Of the 30 buses that leave London for Nottingham every day 30 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 3 h 21 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 50 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 55 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
16:50London2h50 19:40Nottingham
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£111One-way
2nd Fastest
09:50London2h55 12:45Nottingham
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£161One-way
2nd Fastest
19:50London2h55 22:45Nottingham
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£141One-way
23:30London3h00 02:30Nottingham, Coach Station
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£91One-way
19:50London3h10 23:00Nottingham
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£141One-way

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Overview: Coach from London to Nottingham

distanceDistance109 miles (175 km)
durationAverage coach duration2 h 50 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£6 (€7)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Megabus or Infobus

Coaches from London to Nottingham cover the 109 miles (175 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 50 min 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 route for as low as £3, but the average price of coach tickets is £6. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Nottingham.

Coach companies: National Express London to Nottingham

Find the best coaches to Nottingham from London 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.

  • Average Price: £9

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

Travel Tips: Coach to Nottingham from London

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FAQs

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

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach from London to Nottingham for as little as £3  in the next 7 days.

How much does the coach from London to Nottingham cost on average?

The London to Nottingham coach ticket price is on average £6  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.

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

When travelling this route you should expect the distance from London to Nottingham via coach to be approximately 109 miles (175 km).

How many hours does it take from London to Nottingham by coach?

The London to Nottingham coach duration is on average 2 h 50 min, which is to be expected when travelling 109 miles (175 km) from London to Nottingham. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

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

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in Nottingham.

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 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Nottingham and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (436 m) from the coach station to the city centre in Nottingham.

Which coach companies should I travel with from London to Nottingham?

For the trip from London to Nottingham you can take a coach with National Express, Megabus or Infobus. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services between London and Nottingham on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Can I purchase a direct coach from London to Nottingham?

Yes, you can look for direct coaches from London to Nottingham with Megabus  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct coach tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.

When can I take the first coach from London to Nottingham? When can I take the last coach for the day?

The earliest coach for this journey departs from London at 10: 30. The last coach leaves from London at 19: 50. Check Omio for the latest coach times from London to Nottingham and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I book a coach ticket to Nottingham from London to get the best deals?

If you purchase a coach ticket between London and Nottingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £6 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets to Nottingham from London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.