Bus Driver Salaries in United Kingdom

Updated 19 May 2022
£24,077 /yr
Average Base Pay

844 salaries

£18K

Low

£24K

Average

£32K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average£5,030Range£45 - £556,406

The estimated total pay for a Bus Driver is £29,107 per year in the United Kingdom area, with an average salary of £24,077 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is £5,030 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Bus Driver salary is £24,077. Salaries can range from £18,285 - £588,188. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Bus Driver in United Kingdom can expect their total pay value to be on average £29,107.

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Stagecoach
2.9

Stagecoach

Bus Driver - Hourly

£12

 /hr
Range: £8 - £22

£8

£22

£8 - £22 Range

Arriva Group
3.3

Arriva Group

Bus Driver - Hourly

£12

 /hr
Range: £9 - £17

£9

£17

£9 - £17 Range

FirstGroup
3.0

FirstGroup

Bus Driver - Hourly

£12

 /hr
Range: £9 - £14

£9

£14

£9 - £14 Range

First Bus
2.5

First Bus

Bus Driver - Hourly

£12

 /hr
Range: £7 - £14

£7

£14

£7 - £14 Range

Arriva
3.7

Arriva

Bus Driver - Hourly

£12

 /hr
Range: £10 - £15

£10

£15

£10 - £15 Range

Go-Ahead Group
3.3

Go-Ahead Group

Bus Driver

£27,491

 /yr
Range: £18K - £38K

£18K

£38K

£18,435 - £38,067 Range

Metroline
3.2

Metroline

Bus Driver

£32,161

 /yr
Range: £27K - £46K

£27K

£46K

£27,156 - £46,087 Range

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Go-Ahead London
3.5

Go-Ahead London

Bus Driver - Hourly

£15

 /hr
Range: £11 - £17

£11

£17

£11 - £17 Range

National Express
3.6

National Express

Bus Driver - Hourly

£11

 /hr
Range: £9 - £14

£9

£14

£9 - £14 Range

Lothian Buses
2.8

Lothian Buses

Bus Driver

£28,517

 /yr
Range: £25K - £32K

£25K

£32K

£25,200 - £31,951 Range

Go North East
3.1

Go North East

Bus Driver - Hourly

£11

 /hr
Range: £9 - £14

£9

£14

£9 - £14 Range

Abellio
3.3

Abellio

Bus Driver - Hourly

£14

 /hr
Range: £12 - £16

£12

£16

£12 - £16 Range

National Express West Midlands
3.0

National Express West Midlands

Bus Driver - Hourly

£11

 /hr
Range: £9 - £20

£9

£20

£9 - £20 Range

Translink
4.2

Translink

Bus Driver

£25,154

 /yr
Range: £24K - £28K

£24K

£28K

£23,693 - £27,975 Range

Stagecoach

Bus Driver - Hourly

£12

 /hr
Range: £11 - £13

£11

£13

£11 - £13 Range

Nottingham City Transport
3.3

Nottingham City Transport

Bus Driver - Hourly

£12

 /hr
Range: £10 - £12

£10

£12

£10 - £12 Range

Brighton & Hove Buses
3.3

Brighton & Hove Buses

Bus Driver - Hourly

£13

 /hr
Range: £12 - £183

£12

£183

£12 - £183 Range

Arriva UK Bus
3.8

Arriva UK Bus

Bus Driver - Hourly

£13

 /hr
Range: £11 - £16

£11

£16

£11 - £16 Range

Stagecoach
2.9

Stagecoach

Bus Driver - Hourly

£12

 /hr
Range: £10 - £15

£10

£15

£10 - £15 Range

Tower Transit Operations
3.6

Tower Transit Operations

Bus Driver - Hourly

£14

 /hr
Range: £13 - £22

£13

£22

£13 - £22 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Bus Driver salaries

The national average salary for a Bus Driver is £24,077 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Bus Driver salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 844 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Bus Driver employees.

The highest salary for a Bus Driver in United Kingdom is £31,782 per year.

The lowest salary for a Bus Driver in United Kingdom is £18,240 per year.