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Bus Preston to Birmingham: Times, Prices and Tickets


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

The cheapest bus tickets from Preston to Birmingham cost £ 9.05. On average, you can expect to spend around £ 21.98 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Preston to Birmingham.

Preston to Birmingham by bus

Best price £ 19.77
Journey duration 3 h 22 min
Connections per day 2
First departure 03:15
Last departure 14:45
Distance 95 mi

Route Summary by bus

Minimum price
Maximum price
Duration: 3 h 35 min
Preston Coach Station - Birmingham Brunel Street
14:45 - 18:20
£ 23.98

How long does it take to get from Preston to Birmingham by bus?

The journey from Preston to Birmingham covers a distance of 95 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 3 h 25 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 3 h 10 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Preston to Birmingham faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do the first and last departures from Preston to Birmingham leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Preston to Birmingham leaving at 15:55. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 14:45.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many journeys from Preston to Birmingham take place each day?

You will be able to travel from Preston to Birmingham using companies such as National Express, Eurolines CH and Megabus. 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 3 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Preston to Birmingham 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, 2 direct connections from Preston to Birmingham each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 0 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.