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About Megabus UK

Megabus UK is a popular bus company offering very affordable ticket options to top travel destinations. You will always find the cheapest Megabus UK tickets by searching Overall, Megabus UK serves 779 routes, connecting 70 cities in one country. To cover all these routes Megabus UK runs an average of 1,132 trips per day and 15,848 trips per month. These bus trips range in price from $2.34 to $56.40 based on a variety of factors.

Contact Megabus UK

Phone number: GB: +44 141 352 4444Email: [email protected]


Megabus UK bus coverage

Daily Trips1,132

Megabus UK bus amenities

Air conditioningAir conditioning
Power outletPower outlet

Megabus UK Routes & Network

Megabus UK’s bus network features 779 bus routes that connect 70 cities serving 116 stations. On average, Megabus UK performs about 1132 bus trips every day. The top cities to which Megabus UK offers the highest number of daily bus service include London and Glasgow.

Top Cities Served by Megabus UK

CityRouteEarliest busLatest bus
London412:05 am11:50 pm
Glasgow411:23 pm10:59 pm
Manchester411:10 pm11:30 pm
Bristol411:07 pm10:59 pm
Edinburgh412:00 am10:00 pm
Birmingham411:10 pm10:50 pm
Newcastle upon Tyne412:50 am11:50 pm
Liverpool412:45 am10:00 pm
Aberdeen411:10 pm10:52 pm

Top States Served by Megabus UK

StateCities ServedDaily TripsTop city
Newcastle upon Tyne19Newcastle upon Tyne
Bristol, City of121Bristol
Glasgow City113Glasgow
Edinburgh, City of118Edinburgh
London, City of283London

Most popular Megabus UK routes

The bus from London to Glasgow is Megabus UK’s most popular route. Trips from London to Manchester and Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester are also highly popular.

Top Megabus UK routes

RouteDaily TripsDurationPrice
London to Glasgow79h 48m$13
London to Manchester145h 26m$8
Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester54h 10m$16
Glasgow to Edinburgh921h 15m$2
Nottingham to London73h 17m$6
Leeds to London184h 22m$6
Oxford to London2261h 43m$14
London to Edinburgh59h 13m$13
London to Bristol232h 58m$5

Megabus UK Bus Guide & FAQs

Do Megabus UK buses have WiFi?

Yes, Megabus UK offers WiFi on their buses. Although most trips with Megabus UK will have WiFi as advertised, some buses might not come equipped with WiFi and onboard WiFi can lose its connection in rural areas. We recommend you bring a book or download a movie just to play it safe. Megabus UK WiFi is generally best used for surfing the web, checking emails and chatting with friends; you shouldn’t count on the WiFi to binge watch your favorite show.

Are there power outlets or USB plugs on the bus?

Yes, there are power outlets onboard Megabus UK buses. You can generally find one or two sockets per row of seats, so be a good traveller and check if your seat neighbor might want to charge up their devices as well. With the onboard power outlets, you can charge both a computer and USB devices with a USB power adapter that typically comes with most phones and tablets.

Since Megabus UK might sometimes use replacement bus vehicles, not all trips are guaranteed to have power points. We recommend to bring a power bank to charge your phone for all trips over 2 hours, just in case.

What is Megabus UK's schedule?

On a typical day, Megabus UK has 1132 scheduled bus trips in total. However, the exact departure and arrival times vary depending on the day and route. The best way to find the exact schedule for your trip is to use the search tool on this page.

Can you pick up will call tickets at the station?

No, Megabus UK does not offer will call tickets. You should purchase your tickets online and make sure you have everything you need to board before you arrive at the station.

Do you need an ID to get on the bus?

Yes, Megabus UK requires you to present an ID to an agent to be allowed to board the bus. Make sure you have identification issued by a government agency that meets the carrier’s requirements. Alternative IDs, such as a college ID, won’t work.

What are Megabus UK’s COVID-19 policies?

Visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide to view the most up-to-date information about Megabus UK’s cleaning protocols and adjusted ticket change policies during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Are there bathrooms on Megabus UK buses?

Yes, there are bathrooms on Megabus UK buses. The bathrooms are pretty basic and include a toilet, toilet paper and hand sanitizer. Most bathrooms don’t have running water. As you will be using a bathroom on a moving vehicle, please use caution and hold on to a rail at all times.

Are meals or beverages available?

Megabus UK does not offer meals or beverages onboard. We recommend you bring a drink and some snacks for your trip. We also suggest packing a reusable water bottle with you to reduce your impact on the environment. However, note that most buses do not allow you to bring your own alcoholic drinks.

Do you have to print your Megabus UK ticket?

Yes, Megabus UK requires that all passengers have printed tickets to board the bus. When you book with Wanderu and activate your account, you will be able to easily find and download your tickets for most buses.

Does Megabus UK offer any premium features like extra legroom or movies?

Megabus UK focuses on delivering a great travel experience at a low price and currently does not offer premium features like extra legroom or onboard entertainment. But these days, between your laptop, tablet, smartphone and e-reader, you’re the master of your own entertainment even on longer journeys.

Cheap Megabus UK tickets recently found on Wanderu

With 1,132 Megabus UK trips per day, there are a lot of great deals to uncover for the bargain hunter and Megabus UK tickets start at just $2.34. Check out some of the latest and greatest deals snatched up by Wanderu users.