Find coach tickets from London to Halifax
London-Halifax Coach Timetable
London to Halifax coach - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||6h 20m|
|Trips per day||4|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by coach from London to Halifax right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a coach ticket from London to Halifax?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £25.38 was the low point for coach fares from London to Halifax. Coaches from Halifax to London are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £25.38 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 2 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £7.16 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the coach ride?
The coach usually takes around 8 hours and 44 minutes to cover the 170 miles (273 kilometers) from London, LND to Halifax, CLD. However, the fastest coach only takes 6 hours and 20 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the coach. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?
Because many passengers travel from London to Halifax at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for coaches. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded coaches to Halifax, book your ticket for the last day of the week.
When do the earliest and latest coaches leave London?
The first coach leaves at 06:00 and the last coach leaves at 22:00. To see the times for all coaches from London to Halifax, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many coaches are there each day?
There are 4 scheduled coaches that travel from London to Halifax every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from London to Halifax; ticket prices start at £30.39.
What coach companies travel from London to Halifax?
There is one coach company that operates from London to Halifax. National Express is the only company that connects the two cities by coach. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled coaches per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
|Coach||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|National Express||4||8h 44m||£30.59|
Where does the coach leave from in London?
Most coaches depart from the main station in London, London, City of:
- Victoria Coach Station
- St Johns Wood
- Finchley Rd & Frognal
- Golders Green
- 265a New Cross Rd
- High Rd
- 75 Loampit Vale
- 235 Finchley Rd
Where does the coach arrive in Halifax?
All coaches from London arrive at one main station in Halifax, Calderdale:
- Bus Station
Price trends for coaches from London to Halifax
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