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Bus London to Preston: Times, Prices and Tickets

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£ 10.11

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From £ 17.24
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2 Days

From £ 17.27

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Do you know the best way to get from London to Preston? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from London to Preston?

On average, a bus ticket from London to Preston will cost you £ 44.25. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £ 10.11. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

London to Preston by bus

Best price £ 17.24
Journey duration 6 h 41 min
Connections per day 10
First departure 08:00
Last departure 15:45
Distance 190.8 mi
Departure London
Arrival Preston
Carriers National Express, Eurolines CH, Megabus, Bus, London Overground

Ticket price London - Preston every day

£ 104.50
£ 17.24
In 2 days
In 3 days
£ 104.50
£ 17.27
In 4 days
£ 17.27
In 5 days
£ 108.30
£ 17.27
In 6 days

Route Summary by Bus

Minimum price
£ 10.11
Maximum price
£ 7,564.89

London - Preston


Best prices for the month

Cheapest tickets for

By Train

£ 108.30

Monday, July 4th 2022
London Overground-logo
Walthamstow Central - Highams Park
21:03 - 21:09
London Overground
CO2: 0.88kg
By Bus

£ 17.27

Sunday, July 3rd 2022
London Victoria Coach Station - Preston Coach Station
08:00 - 14:10
6h 10min
CO2: 10.8kg

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

In order to get from London to Preston faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between London and Preston will complete the journey in 8 min.On average, it will take you about 6 h 57 min to travel the 190.8 mi between London and Preston.

What time are the departures from London to Preston?

The first journey of the day departs from London at 08:00. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 15:45. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between London 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 journeys run from London to Preston?

The route from London to Preston is served by providers including National Express, Eurolines CH, Megabus, Bus and London Overground. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 13 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from London 8 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from London to Preston, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 4 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 4 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.


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