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4 h 45 m
4 h 58 m
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Of the 4 buses that leave London for York every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 280 km distance in an average of 4 h 58 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 45 m .
The slowest buses will take 5 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.
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 York will cost around £ 5 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 4.
|Distance||173 miles (279 km)|
|Average coach duration||4 h 50 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£5 (€6)|
|Coach companies||National Express|
Coaches from London to York cover the 173 miles (279 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 50 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £5, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £4. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in York, Train Station.
You can travel by coach between London and York with National Express for as low as £4. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Looking for a cheap and hassle-free way to travel from London to York? National Express is the UK’s leading coach company that provides premium services and comfortable travel experiences on a budget. National Express connects hundreds of cities and towns throughout the country and even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol. Check National Express coach timetables and tickets available for the journey on Omio to find the best deals on coaches between London and York. When you ride with National Express, you can expect to travel 173 miles (279 km) between London and York.
All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches have seat belts and power outlets in every seat, perfect if you need to charge your phone or laptop. You can select from three ticket options for the London to York coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. If you’re looking for more flexibility on cancelling or changing your coach ticket easily, we recommend splurging on the Fully Flexible Fare option.
Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your coach tickets from London to York due to the coronavirus:
Rich in Roman and Viking heritage and surrounded by contemporary independent shops, York is an attractive city for a short break. With several departures from the heart of London direct to York in as little as five hours 25 minutes, National Express makes visiting the Yorkshire city easy. Whenever passengers decide to travel, they can expect three departures per day from the UK's largest provider of bus travel.
Only one company operates the London to York route: National Express. As the leading provider of coach travel across the UK, National Express offers passengers a comfortable travel experience, with personalised air conditioning, comfortable seating and spacious legroom. Many of the coaches across their fleet also give passengers access to free WiFi, so they can stream and surf while they travel.
Journey times can vary slightly depending on whether passengers are travelling during peak commuter times when traffic is most congested. The fastest journey is the late-night departure with a journey time of five hours 25 minutes. The longest advertised journey time is 20 minutes more at five hours 45 minutes.
Each day, National Express offers three coaches from London to York. Passengers have a choice of morning, lunchtime or late-night departures, with the last travelling through the night to arrive in York before 5:00 a.m. the following morning. Services continue throughout the weekend with no change to journey time or the departure schedule.
Departure bus station: All buses depart from London Victoria Coach Station, which is London's busiest coach station. Victoria is found nestled in the heart of Westminster, a short walk from many tourist attractions including St. James's Park. Travel to and from the station is easy with numerous bus links. Victoria train station is a short five-minute walk away and has links to the London Underground on several lines. Station facilities include several shops and dining options, as well as toilets and baby change facilities.
Arrival bus station: All services terminate at York, directly in the centre of town, opposite the rail station for easy onward travel. The coach station facilities are very minimal, but the proximity from the train station and the town centre should allow passengers access to anything they may need.
Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from London Victoria to York, Train Station.
Passengers board their coach most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this coach station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at York, Train Station and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the coach station to the city centre in York.
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