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How to get from London to Nottingham?

Planning to travel to London from Nottingham and looking for the best transportation options for your trip? We know that it is often difficult to choose the best way of transportation for a trip from London to Nottingham, whether it is for price, time or convenience reasons. Vivanoda will help you to find all the transportation solutions to travel between London and Nottingham, be it by plane, train, bus or carpool.

With detailed information about each mode of transportation and about the transport companies (East Midlands Trains, CrossCountry, First Capital Connect, FlixBus or National Express), you will be able to easily compare fares, timetables and travel times, in order to choose the option that best suits your needs.

Whether you're a budget traveler or looking for a quick and convenient way to get from London to Nottingham, we've got all the information you need to plan an unforgettable London Nottingham trip.

For your trip from London to Nottingham, you have several transportation options

Bus tickets from London to Nottingham

Buses are often the most economical choice for travel from London to Nottingham, offering direct travel options or with intermediate stops.

London to Nottingham train tickets

If you like to travel more ecologically and economically, the London Nottingham train is ideal and meets your expectations.

Carpooling London Nottingham

Carpooling from London to Nottingham is perfect if you want to travel to Nottingham in good company and reduce transportation costs. But there may be limited flexibility in terms of schedules and pickup points in either London or Nottingham.

Whichever way you choose, our price comparison tool will help you find the London to Nottingham transportation option that best suits your needs and budget.

London Nottingham Travel Information

Departure city
London
United Kingdom
England
Destination city
Nottingham
United Kingdom
England
Distance
109 mi
Direct connection
Yes, direct connection by carpooling, train and bus
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Plan your trip from London to Nottingham easily with Vivanoda

Plan your trip from London to Nottingham easily with Vivanoda

With Vivanoda you can easily compare all available transportation options like flights, trains, buses and carpools according to your preferences and budget. You can also filter the results by price, travel time, schedule and comfort options. Thanks to its ease of use and clarity, Vivanoda allows you to find in a few clicks the tickets between London and Nottingham that best suit your needs. Vivanoda also displays all the special offers and promotions of different airlines like East Midlands Trains, CrossCountry, First Capital Connect, FlixBus or National Express to help you save on your tickets. So don't hesitate and use Vivanoda now to prepare your trip between London and Nottingham with peace of mind!

Comparison of the different ways to travel between London and Nottingham

Advantages and disadvantages of a bus trip from London to Nottingham?
Price The price of bus tickets from London to Nottingham are often much cheaper than train or plane tickets to Nottingham (and sometimes cheaper than carpooling as well), making it an affordable option for budget-conscious travelers.
On-board services Modern buses that travel between London and Nottingham are usually equipped with comfortable seats, air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, power outlets and toilets.
Flexibility Bus companies offer many schedule options for travel between London and Nottingham, which can be convenient if you have specific time constraints.
Comfort London-Nottingham buses can be less comfortable than trains, due to reduced legroom and suspension quality.
Travel time Buses from London to Nottingham are mostly much slower than trains to Nottingham to cover the 109 mi distance of the trip.
Advantages and disadvantages of a carpooling trip from London to Nottingham?
Economical A carpool from London to Nottingham is often the most economical way to travel.
Environmentally friendly By sharing a car with someone else you reduce the environmental impact of a trip from London to Nottingham.
Friendliness Carpooling from London to Nottingham is often more pleasant and friendly than other modes of transportation, especially if you share the ride with nice people.
Availability Finding availability for a carpool between London and Nottingham can be tricky, especially if you plan ahead. Most carpools are only available a few days or weeks before departure.
Comfort You have to share the space of the car with the other passengers during the whole trip between London and Nottingham.
Reliability You have to rely on the punctuality and reliability of the driver for your London Nottingham trip. He is not always on time.
Advantages and disadvantages of traveling by train from London to Nottingham?
Landscapes Trains between London and Nottingham often provide breathtaking scenery during the journey.
Comfort Trains between London and Nottingham generally offer more legroom and extra comfort for travelers.
Accessibility The train stations in London or Nottingham are located in the city center, making it easy to access other means of transportation to get to the city center.
Cost London Nottingham train tickets can be more expensive than bus or carpool tickets, especially on high-speed trains.
Flexibility London Nottingham train schedules can be limited and it may be more difficult to change trains when needed.

Where to start from in London? Where do I arrive in Nottingham?

London Departure Bus Stations

London Victoria Coach Station
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Gatwick Airport
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Golders Green
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Heathrow Airport Terminal 4
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Luton Airport
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West Hampstead
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Departure stations in London

London St Pancras
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Stansted Airport
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London Blackfriars
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London City Thameslink
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West Hampstead Thameslink
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Farringdon (London)
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Elephant & Castle
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Haydons Road
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Kentish Town
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Nottingham arrival bus stations

Nottingham
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East Midlands Airport
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Nottingham Arrival Stations

Nottingham
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East Midlands Parkway
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3 tips for cheaper travel from London to Nottingham

Have you decided to travel from London to Nottingham and are looking for ways to save money on your travel ticket? We present you with 3 useful tips to save money on your trip. Whether you choose to take a bus, train or carpooling, these tips will help you find the best rates for your London to Nottingham trip.

  • 1. Travel light
    If you're traveling between London and Nottingham with a company that charges extra for checked luggage, as they often do, it may be a good idea to keep your luggage to a minimum to save money. Try to pack only the essentials and be sure to check the airline's baggage policies before you leave for Nottingham.
  • 2. Book in advance
    This is often the most popular tip for saving money on a ticket from London to Nottingham. This is because train, plane, bus or ferry tickets are often cheaper if you buy them well in advance. This can sometimes save you tens or even hundreds of euros on your London-Nottingham trip.
  • 3. Avoid rush hour traffic
    London-Nottingham tickets are very often cheaper if you travel outside of rush hour. By avoiding these high demand times of the day, you could save money on your ticket. In addition, traveling to Nottingham during off-peak hours can allow you to enjoy a more comfortable trip.

Bus London Nottingham

The frequency of departures to London from Nottingham varies depending on the carrier, the time period and the day of the week. To get a complete overview of all bus departures to Nottingham, please specify your departure date and start a search on Vivanoda.

The average price of a bus ticket for the trip London-Nottingham varies depending on the carrier and the time of booking. On certain busy dates, prices can double! Compare all London-Nottingham bus prices on Vivanoda.

Passengers are generally allowed to take luggage on the London-Nottingham bus, but it is important to check the weight and size limits with the carrier. The number of pieces of luggage is also very often limited.

The duration of the bus trip between London and Nottingham usually varies depending on the traffic conditions and possible stops along the way. Vivanoda will allow you to see in real time all the buses traveling to Nottingham for your travel date.

Buses between London and Nottingham usually offer on-board toilets for passengers, but it is always advisable to check with the carrier before the trip. In any case, breaks at freeway service stations are provided.

Most bus companies allow passengers to eat or drink on London-Nottingham buses, and some even offer a snack service where you can buy a drink or a sandwich. However, it is recommended to check the specific policies of each company before traveling.

Bus companies London Nottingham

FlixBus
FlixBus
National Express
National Express
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Trains London Nottingham

It is recommended to book your train ticket from London to Nottingham at least a few weeks in advance to get the best price.

Train tickets from London to Nottingham can be refunded or exchanged but are usually more expensive. The cheapest tickets are non-refundable and non-exchangeable.

The average train journey time from London to Nottingham depends on the type of train you take. Regional or intercity trains to Nottingham are slower than high-speed trains. Compare the duration of all trips by running a price search on Vivanoda.

Trains between London and Nottingham are equipped with power outlets and free Wi-Fi for passengers. Power outlets are available in most cars, while the Wi-Fi connection may be unstable in some areas.

On-board catering options on trains between London and Nottingham, including snacks, drinks and hot meals, are available either in the bar cars or through a mobile service.

Trains between London and Nottingham are equipped with ramps and reserved seating for passengers in wheelchairs or with reduced mobility. Travelers with disabilities are encouraged to contact the assistance service prior to travel for additional assistance and optimal care in London.

Train companies between London and Nottingham

East Midlands Trains
East Midlands Trains
CrossCountry
CrossCountry
First Capital Connect
First Capital Connect
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Carpool London Nottingham

Carpooling is considered a greener option than other modes of transportation, as it reduces CO2 emissions by reducing the number of cars on the road. However, this depends on the number of people sharing the same vehicle and the fuel consumption of the vehicle.

The average cost of a carpool ride from London to Nottingham depends on several factors, including the time of year, demand and supply, as well as the carpooling platform used. To get a very accurate estimation of the price and availability of a carpooling trip London-Nottingham, start a search on Vivanoda by entering your travel dates.

Carpool drivers often have restrictions on large luggage due to the limited space in the vehicle. It is therefore recommended that you contact the driver prior to your London Nottingham trip to discuss these issues.

The duration of a carpool trip between London and Nottingham also depends on the traffic conditions and the route taken by the driver. By starting a price search on Vivanoda now, you will get the estimated duration of each available carpool offer.

Carpooling is generally considered a safe option for traveling between London and Nottingham. However, it is important to check driver reviews and ratings before booking a trip. It is also recommended that you only share your personal details with people you trust.

It is possible to book a carpool at the last minute, but this depends on the availability of drivers and the demand for the trip. It is recommended that you book your ride in advance to guarantee your trip.

Carpooling platform London Nottingham

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