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Journey Details

Best price £ 30.90
Journey duration 6 h 50 min
Connections per day 2
First departure 03:15
Last departure 03:15
Distance 162.2 mi

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How much will I pay for bus tickets from Preston to Luton?

The cheapest bus tickets from Preston to Luton cost £ 28.60. On average, you can expect to spend around £ 34.14 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 Luton.

Stations of departure

Preston Coach Station

Destination stations

London Luton Airport
Luton Challney near Travelodge
Luton Town

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Ticket price Preston - Luton every day

In 2 days
In 3 days
In 4 days
In 5 days
In 6 days
£ 30.90
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 9 h 5 min
Preston Coach Station - Luton Challney near Travelodge
03:15 - 12:20
£ 33.31
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 9 h 25 min
Preston Coach Station - London Luton Airport
03:15 - 12:40
£ 38.55
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 9 h 15 min
Preston Coach Station - Luton Town
03:15 - 12:30
£ 38.66

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

The journey from Preston to Luton covers a distance of 162.2 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 8 h 3 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 6 h 45 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 Luton faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do departures from Preston to Luton leave?

The first departure of the night from Preston to Luton leaves at 03:15, while the last journey sets out at 03:15. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Preston and Luton. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

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

The route from Preston to Luton is served by providers including National Express. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 3 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Preston 3 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Preston to Luton, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 3 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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