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Glasgow to Leeds by bus

The journey from Glasgow to Leeds by bus is 179.22 mi and takes 7 hrs 13 mins. There are 28 connections per day, with the first departure at 07:20 and the last at 23:55. It is possible to travel from Glasgow to Leeds by bus for as little as £10.98 or as much as £50.50. The best price for this journey is £10.98.

Lowest Price£10.98
Journey Duration7 hrs 13 mins
Connection per Day28
Lowest Price£10.98
Highest Price£50.50
First Departure07:20
Last Departure23:55
Distance179.22 mi
DepartureGlasgow
ArrivalLeeds
CarriersNational Express, FlixBus

Glasgow to Leeds Bus Times

Departure date
Saturday, 15 Jun 2024

Traveling from Glasgow to Leeds with Virail

What's the best way to get from Glasgow to Leeds? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Glasgow to Leeds, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Glasgow to Leeds?

When you're traveling from Glasgow to Leeds, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £29.63. You might be able to find prices as low as £10.98, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Glasgow to Leeds. On average, though, you'll pay about £29.63 for a bus ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

How long will it take me to travel from Glasgow to Leeds by bus?

With a distance of 179.22 mi between Glasgow and Leeds, it will usually take 7 hrs 13 mins to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 7 hrs 13 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The distance between Glasgow and Leeds is around 179.22 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 7 hrs 13 mins. However, the fastest routes between Glasgow and Leeds take 4 hrs 45 mins. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

What time are the first and last departures from Glasgow to Leeds?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Glasgow at 07:20, and the last departure will leave at 23:55. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Glasgow to Leeds can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. The first departure of the night from Glasgow to Leeds leaves at 07:20, while the last journey sets out at 23:55. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Glasgow and Leeds. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

How many times a day do journeys run from Glasgow to Leeds?

The exact number of journeys from Glasgow to Leeds can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 28 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Glasgow to Leeds. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Glasgow to Leeds varies, but in general, you can expect to find 19 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 9 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Glasgow to Leeds. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Glasgow to Leeds
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Leeds.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Glasgow to Leeds, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Glasgow to Leeds.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Find the best day to travel to Leeds by bus

When travelling to Leeds by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

National Express is a British multinational public transport company that operates bus, and rail services in the UK, Europe, North Africa, and North America. The company was founded in 1972 and has its headquarters in Birmingham, UK. National Express operates a fleet of over 1,600 buses, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. The company also operates rail services in the UK, including the East Anglia franchise.

Services on board National Express, FlixBus and Megabus from Glasgow to Leeds
Compare services on board when travelling from Glasgow to Leeds by bus.
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Glasgow to Leeds CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
20.19kg
Bus
21.63kg
Flight
57.69kg
Car
46.15kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Glasgow to Leeds?
A bus ticket from Glasgow to Leeds is £29.63. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as £10.98.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Glasgow to Leeds?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Glasgow to Leeds is £10.98. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Glasgow and Leeds by bus?
Glasgow to Leeds is 179.22 mi.
How long does the bus between Glasgow and Leeds take?
Glasgow to Leeds is on average 7 hrs 13 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hrs 45 mins.
Which companies operate from Glasgow to Leeds?
The bus journey from Glasgow to Leeds is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: National Express, FlixBus and Megabus.
How many bus connections per day go from Glasgow to Leeds?
Glasgow to Leeds has 28 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Glasgow to Leeds leave?
The earliest bus from Glasgow to Leeds departs at 07:20. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Glasgow to Leeds depart?
The latest bus from Glasgow to Leeds departs at 23:55. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Glasgow to Leeds in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is £10.98 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Glasgow to Leeds?
There are on average 19 direct connection(s) from Glasgow to go to Leeds.
What's the fastest journey time between Glasgow to Leeds by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Glasgow and Leeds is 4 hrs 45 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Glasgow to Leeds?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Glasgow and Leeds.
What are the CO2 emissions for Glasgow to Leeds by bus?
The bus journey from Glasgow to Leeds creates 21.63kg of CO2 emissions.

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