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What's the best way to get from Bradford to Preston? 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 Bradford to Preston, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How much does it cost to get from Bradford to Preston by bus?

Prices will vary when you travel from Bradford to Preston. On average, though, you'll pay about £ 16.34 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as £ 15.39, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. 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.

Journey Details

Best price £ 15.39
Journey duration 4 h 25 min
Connections per day 1
First departure 22:00
Last departure 22:00
Distance 39.1 mi
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National Express
Duration: 4 h 25 min
Bradford Interchange Bus Station - Preston Coach Station
22:00 - 02:25
£ 15.39

How long will it take me to travel from Bradford to Preston by bus?

The journey between Bradford and Preston by bus usually takes 4 h 2 min to cover a distance of 39.8 mi. The shortest journey from Bradford to Preston will take you 3 h 40 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Preston quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

When do departures from Bradford to Preston leave?

The first journey of the day departs from Bradford at 09:40. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 22:00. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Bradford and Preston. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

How many times a day do departures from Bradford leave for Preston?

You will be able to travel from Bradford to Preston using companies such as National Express and Eurolines CH. Combined, these providers offer an average of 2 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 2 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Bradford to Preston using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 1 direct connections from Bradford to Preston each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 1 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.

Stations of departure

Bradford Interchange Bus Station
Bradford Coach Station

Destination stations

Preston Coach Station
Preston [Lancs]
Preston City Centre Bus Station

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