York to London bus

Wed, 29 May
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Cheap coach tickets from York to London

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from York to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Megabus
15:586h32
York
22:30London
£161One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Megabus
15:587h02
York
23:00London, Victoria Coach Station
£161One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
10:577h38
York
18:35London, Victoria Coach Station
£201One-way
1 change
Megabus
09:577h03
York
17:00London, Victoria Coach Station
£211One-way
1 change
Megabus
08:468h14
York
17:00London, Victoria Coach Station
£211One-way
1 change

Bus timetableYork to London

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 May
National Express
01:254h55
York
06:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
05:586h52
York
12:50London, Victoria Coach Station
1 change
National Express
06:546h36
York
13:30London, Victoria Coach Station
1 change
Megabus
08:467h39
York
16:25London
1 change
Megabus
08:468h14
York
17:00London, Victoria Coach Station
1 change
National Express
08:506h00
York
14:50London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
09:446h36
York
16:20London, Victoria Coach Station
1 change
Megabus
09:576h28
York
16:25London
1 change
Megabus
09:577h03
York
17:00London, Victoria Coach Station
1 change
Megabus
10:577h03
York
18:00London
1 change
Megabus
10:577h38
York
18:35London, Victoria Coach Station
1 change
National Express
11:355h45
York
17:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
11:516h14
York
18:05London, Victoria Coach Station
1 change
National Express
13:216h29
York
19:50London, Victoria Coach Station
1 change
National Express
14:216h19
York
20:40London, Victoria Coach Station
1 change
National Express
14:526h43
York
21:35London, Victoria Coach Station
1 change
Megabus
15:586h32
York
22:30London
1 change
Megabus
15:587h02
York
23:00London, Victoria Coach Station
1 change
National Express
16:055h45
York
21:50London, Victoria Coach Station
1 change
National Express
16:546h26
York
23:20London, Victoria Coach Station
1 change
National Express
21:138h37
York
05:50London, Victoria Coach Station
1 change

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Bus times from York to London

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Fastest Journey

4 h 55 m

Average

6 h 42 m

Buses per day

21

Distance

280 km

Of the 21 buses that leave York for London every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
National Express
01:254h55
York
06:20London, Victoria Coach Station
£491One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
National Express
16:055h45
York
21:50London, Victoria Coach Station
£241One-way
1 change
2nd Fastest
National Express
11:355h45
York
17:20London, Victoria Coach Station
£281One-way
0 changes
National Express
08:506h00
York
14:50London, Victoria Coach Station
£321One-way
0 changes
National Express
11:516h14
York
18:05London, Victoria Coach Station
£301One-way
1 change

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Overview: Coach from York to London

distanceDistance173 miles
durationAverage coach duration5 h 40 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£24 (€27)
frequencyCoach frequency2 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 2 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Megabus or FlixBus

Coaches from York to London cover the 173 miles long journey taking on average 5 h 40 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Normally, there are 2 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £8, but the average price of coach tickets is £24. Travellers depart most frequently from York, Rail Station and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.

Coach companies: National Express, Megabus and FlixBus York to London

You can travel by coach from York to London with National Express, Megabus and FlixBus for as low as £19. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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 to London from York, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from York to London coach information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: £19
  • National Express frequency: 2 a day

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.

FAQs: York to London coach

FAQs: Take the bus from York to London with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from York to London.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from York to London can start from as little as £8 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for York to London is £24; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the York to London coach time is 5 h 40 min   covering the 173 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from York to London leaves at 07: 46. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from York to London leaves at 21: 08.
Yes, there are 2 direct coaches a day from York to London with National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct coaches.
When taking a coach from York to London, you can count on National Express, Megabus or FlixBus 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.

When departing from York, you have various coach station options to start your route from including York, Rail Station, York, Train Station and York, Leeman Road. When arriving in London, you can end your journey in coach stations like London, Victoria Coach Station, Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station and London, Golders Green Station.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from York, Rail Station, which is located around 0.5 miles (786 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at London, Victoria Coach Station, located 2.1 miles (3.4 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a coach from York to London is April.
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