York to London coach

Cheap bus tickets from York to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Cheapest

£20

Average

£27

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.

Cheapest
15:25York6h15 21:40London
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£201One-way
2nd Cheapest
13:25York6h25 19:50London
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£231One-way
2nd Cheapest
16:26York6h24 22:50London
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£231One-way
15:55York6h10 22:05London
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£251One-way
14:25York6h15 20:40London
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£251One-way

Bus Timetable York to London

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 June
01:25York4h55 06:20London
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07:50York6h00 13:50London
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08:44York6h31 15:15London
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11:35York5h45 17:20London
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13:25York6h25 19:50London
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14:25York6h15 20:40London
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14:55York6h40 21:35London
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15:25York6h15 21:40London
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15:55York6h10 22:05London
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16:26York6h24 22:50London
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21:07York9h13 06:20London
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Bus times from York to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Fastest Journey

4 h 55 m

Average

6 h 24 m

Buses per day

11

Distance

280 km

Of the 11 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
01:25York4h55 06:20London
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£291One-way
2nd Fastest
11:35York5h45 17:20London
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£251One-way
07:50York6h00 13:50London
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£291One-way
15:55York6h10 22:05London
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£251One-way
15:25York6h15 21:40London
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£201One-way

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Overview: Coach from York to London

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
durationAverage coach duration4 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£20 (€22)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there is 1 direct coach a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Megabus or Flixbus

Coaches from York to London cover the 173 miles (279 km) long route taking on average 4 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or Flixbus. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £20, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £19.

Coach companies: National Express and FlixBus York to London

Buy your official National Express and FlixBus coach tickets from York to London from £19 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

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

  • Average Price: £19

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

York to London coach information with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 15 min
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 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.

Travel Tips: Coach to London from York

Take the bus to London easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from York to London.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach to London from York for the next 7 days starting from £19  one way.
The York to London coach ticket price is on average £20  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
The distance from York to London by coach is approximately 173 miles (279 km).
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 55 min.
For the best York to London coach to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express, Megabus or Flixbus. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from York to London to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there is 1 direct coach per day from York to London. You can look to travel with National Express  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 route.
The average number of coaches departing York for London is 1 a day. The coach schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first York to London coach departs at 06: 50   and the last coach from York to London leaves at 20: 07. Check out the most up-to-date York to London coach times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you book a coach ticket from York to London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £20 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.

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