How much do bus drivers in London get paid?

Bus drivers in London earn

£14.14-20.00 per hour

Based on 92 employee reviews

Bus driver salaries can range between £14.14-20.00 per hour in the London area. This data is based on quiz results from 92 employees who live in and around London.

What do top employers pay bus drivers?

Recent bus driver Jobs in London

  1. Coach Driver/PSV/PCV at Berry Recruitment posted 22 days ago
  2. Casual Bus Driver at Go Ahead London posted 1 month ago
  3. PCV Bus Driver at Arriva posted 2 months ago
  4. Qualified Bus Driver at Stagecoach posted 3 months ago
  5. PCV Bus Driver at Arriva posted 3 months ago
  6. Trainee Bus Driver at Stagecoach posted 10 months ago
See all bus driver jobs in the London area

How are people paid?

By the hour 88% of people report they get paid by the hour.

Based on 92 employees

What contracts are people on?

Full time 81% report having full time contracts. (more than 35 hours)

Based on 70 employees

What do bus drivers do?

Bus and coach drivers have the job of driving buses or coaches.

Buses are used by the public. Coaches tend to be privately hired.

Other names for bus and coach drivers are:

  • PCV drivers
  • Drivers
  • Class 1 drivers

This type of job might involve:

  • Driving locally, across the country or to other countries
  • Driving short or long journeys
  • Taking card payments from passengers
  • Driving and arriving to destinations on-time

You may have to work early mornings, late nights, on weekends and bank holidays.

You can apply for this job directly.

Unless you have previous experience, you can do Passenger Carrying Vehicle (PCV) training whilst you work.

If you want to apply for a bus or coach driver job, you might need the following:

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