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London to Skegness bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$20.36
Shortest Duration5h 23m
Trips per day9
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How to book cheap bus tickets from London to Skegness

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from London to Skegness is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from London to Skegness were $21.80.

How long is the bus ride from London to Skegness?

The distance between London and Skegness is approximately 115.01 miles, or 185.04 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 6 hours and 20 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 23 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from London to Skegness?

The busiest time of the week for travel from London to Skegness by bus is usually on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Saturday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

National Express from London to Skegness has the most daily schedules

On average there are 9 scheduled bus trips per day. National Express has the most regularly scheduled departures from London to Skegness, with an average of 9 trips per day and 9 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from London to Skegness. Of the 9 trips there are 6 trips that are direct connections to Skegness.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from London to Skegness starts at $23.19.

1 carriers offer London to Skegness bus trips

National Express

Book National Express from London to Skegness from $16.74. There are 9 trips per day offered by National Express from London to Skegness and you can expect on average to pay $20.11 for a National Express ticket to Skegness. In London, National Express departs to Skegness from Victoria Coach Station and 3 other stations. In Skegness, National Express arrives at Butlins and 5 other stations.

An average trip on National Express from London to Skegness takes 6 hours and 21 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Skegness in 5 hours and 23 minutes,

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Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 4 stations that have bus departures from London. Most bus trips to Skegness will depart from:
  • Victoria Coach Station
  • 265a New Cross Rd
  • Finchley Rd & Frognal
  • 405 Mile End Rd
Bus trips arrive in Skegness at 6 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Skegness for trips arriving from London:
  • Butlins
  • Thames St
  • Bus Station
  • High St
  • Bus Station
  • Bus Station