The cheapest buses from York to London

Showing times and prices for 25 Sep

Cheapest

£17

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 York to London will cost around £ 22 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 17.

14:55York6h15 21:10London
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£171One-way
15:55York5h55 21:50London
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£171One-way
11:25York6h10 17:35London
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£181One-way
13:25York6h25 19:50London
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£181One-way
12:25York6h25 18:50London
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£181One-way

Timetable York to London

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sat, 25 Sep
01:25York4h55 06:20London
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06:53York6h32 13:25London
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07:55York6h25 14:20London
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08:55York6h35 15:30London
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09:25York6h15 15:40London
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11:05York5h35 16:40London
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11:25York6h10 17:35London
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12:25York6h25 18:50London
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13:25York6h25 19:50London
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14:25York6h15 20:40London
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14:55York6h15 21:10London
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15:55York5h55 21:50London
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16:25York5h55 22:20London
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16:55York5h55 22:50London
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17:55York5h55 23:50London
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21:07York9h13 06:20London
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Fri
24 Sep
£45London North Eastern Railway
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Sat
25 Sep
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£11Flixbus
£121Loganair
Sun
26 Sep
£53London North Eastern Railway
£6Flixbus
£121Loganair
Mon
27 Sep
£34Grand Central Trains
£5Flixbus
£121Loganair
Tue
28 Sep
£34Grand Central Trains
£17National Express
£121Loganair
Wed
29 Sep
£31Grand Central Trains
£17National Express
£121Loganair
Thu
30 Sep
£34Grand Central Trains
£17National Express
£121Loganair
Fri
1 Oct
£21Grand Central Trains
£6Flixbus
£89Loganair
Sat
2 Oct
£62Grand Central Trains
£6Flixbus
£89Loganair
Sun
3 Oct
£53London North Eastern Railway
£6Flixbus
£89Loganair
Mon
4 Oct
£34Grand Central Trains
£6Flixbus
£89Loganair
Tue
5 Oct
£15Grand Central Trains
£17National Express
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Wed
6 Oct
£21Grand Central Trains
£17National Express
£89Loganair
Thu
7 Oct
£21Grand Central Trains
£17National Express
£89Loganair
Fri
8 Oct
£25Grand Central Trains
£8Flixbus
£89Loganair
Sat
9 Oct
£45London North Eastern Railway
£8Flixbus
£89Loganair
Sun
10 Oct
£45London North Eastern Railway
£7Flixbus
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Mon
11 Oct
£25Grand Central Trains
£6Flixbus
£90Loganair
Tue
12 Oct
£31Grand Central Trains
£17National Express
£89Loganair
Wed
13 Oct
£25Grand Central Trains
£17National Express
£89Loganair
Thu
14 Oct
£15Grand Central Trains
£17National Express
£89Loganair

The fastest buses from York to London

Showing times and prices for 25 Sep

Fastest Journey

4 h 55 m

Average

6 h 17 m

Buses per day

16

Distance

280 km

Of the 16 buses that leave York for London every day 2 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 6 h 17 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 55 m .

The slowest buses will take 9 h 13 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.

2nd Fastest
01:25York4h55 06:20London
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£251One-way
11:05York5h35 16:40London
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£251One-way
15:55York5h55 21:50London
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£171One-way
17:55York5h55 23:50London
1 changes
£201One-way
16:55York5h55 22:50London
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£181One-way

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Coach Information to London from York

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
durationAverage coach duration4 h 45 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£15 (€16)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from York to London cover the 173 miles (279 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 45 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £15, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £5. Travellers depart most frequently from York and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.

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Travel with National Express between York and London

Buy your official National Express coach tickets between York and London from £5 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

National Express

Enjoy a comfortable coach ride between York and London with National Express, the UK’s leading long-distance coach operator. 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 at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi access and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so charging your phone or laptop won’t be a problem.

Omio shows you the National Express coach timetable for the York to London trip, so you can select the best times for your upcoming journey. You can take a coach with National Express for the 173 miles (279 km) journey between York and London with prices starting as low as £17. Select from three different ticket options: 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. Once you’ve picked your preferred ticket, book a cheap coach between York and London on Omio today!

Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your coach tickets from York to London due to the coronavirus:

  • 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 York to London: Journey Details

Travelling from the northern area of York down to the British capital is a route that is exclusively serviced by National Express. Trips start as early as 6:00 a.m. and finish as late as 8:00 p.m, depending on date of travel. A single night bus runs at 12:50 a.m. Buses from York to London that leave early (including the night coach) all have a travel time of less than 6 hours. Those that leave during the middle of the day often take longer than 6 hours to get into the capital. All services drive directly into London Victoria Coach Station with no need to transfer.

Taking the Bus from York

The National Express service that travels from York into London departs from York Train Station which is situated on Station Road, a little less than half a mile from York Minster, Visit York Information Centre and York Central Library. York is a busy rail station that offers healthy transport links to and from many areas in the UK, and getting here from any part of the country via rail is simple in most cases.

Getting into London by Bus

London is a beautiful, bustling city that moves a thousand miles a minute. Many buses arriving in the capital of the UK will usually drop passengers off at London Victoria Coach Station, where transport links to other areas of the city are plentiful and frequent. Both the London Underground Tube and Victoria Train Station are located just around the corner from the coach station, about a five to ten minute walk away. High quantities of taxi cabs also roam the area for those who prefer private transport.

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FAQs
How much does a cheap coach between York and London cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach to London from York for as little as £5  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a coach from York to London?
The York to London coach ticket price is on average £15  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
How many miles is it from York to London by coach?
The York to London coach distance is approximately 173 miles (279 km).
How long is the coach journey between York and London?
While the time it takes to travel 173 miles (279 km) between York and London can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from York to London is on average 4 h 45 min.
When travelling by coach from York to London, which coach station in York do I depart from and which coach station in London do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from York   to London, Victoria Coach Station.

Where is the coach station in York to go to London? Where is the coach station in London located?

Passengers board the coach most frequently from York, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at London, Victoria Coach Station, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre.

Which coach companies can take me to London from York?
When taking a coach from York to London, you can count on National Express for the best way to get you to London. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to London from York and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
Can I purchase a direct coach from York to London?
Yes, there are direct coaches to London from York, and you can find a direct coach for this trip with Flixbus or National Express  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
What time is the earliest coach from York to London? What time is the last coach from York to London?
The first York to London coach departs at 07: 05   and the last coach from York to London leaves at 14: 25. Check out the most up-to-date York to London coach times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I purchase York to London coach tickets to get the best deals?
If you buy a coach ticket between York and London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £15 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets between York and London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

York
London
York
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York Leeman Rd Coach Stop
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