Birmingham to Preston bus

Cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Preston

Showing times and prices for Aug 16

Cheapest

25

Average

25

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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01:00PMBirmingham3h30 04:30PMPreston, Carlisle Street
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Bus times from Birmingham to Preston

Showing times and prices for Aug 16

Fastest Journey

3 h 30 m

Average

3 h 30 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

153 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Birmingham for Preston every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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01:00PMBirmingham3h30 04:30PMPreston, Carlisle Street
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251One-way

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Overview: Bus from Birmingham to Preston

distanceDistance94 miles (152 km)
durationAverage bus duration3 h 25 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$30 (€28)
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus providersNational Express, Megabus or FlixBus

Buses from Birmingham to Preston cover the 94 miles (152 km) long route taking on average 3 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $30 (€28), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $19 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Preston.

Bus companies: National Express and FlixBus from Birmingham to Preston

For as little as $19 (€18) you can travel by bus from Birmingham to Preston with National Express and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

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National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Birmingham - Preston bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

    Bus information from Birmingham to Preston with FlixBus:

    • Average Duration: 3 h 35 min
    • Average Price: $27
    • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

    Travel Tips: Bus to Preston from Birmingham

    Take the bus to Preston easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Preston.
    FAQs
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Birmingham to Preston buses for as little as $19 (€18)  in the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to book your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Birmingham to Preston bus to cost on average $30 (€28)  one way.
    The distance to Preston from Birmingham by bus is approximately 94 miles (152 km).
    On average the Birmingham to Preston bus travel time is 3 h 25 min  for the 94 miles (152 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

    Some of the Birmingham bus stations to Preston you can start your journey from include Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge and Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13). Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Preston include Preston, Preston, Fishergate (Railway Station) and Preston, Bus Station.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Birmingham New Street   and arriving in Preston.

    The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Birmingham New Street, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city center of Birmingham.

    The most popular arrival bus station, Preston, is located 0.6 miles (979 m) away from the city center of Preston.

    If you're looking for buses from Birmingham to Preston, you can rely on National Express, Megabus or FlixBus to get you to Preston. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the Birmingham to Preston route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    You can take the first bus from Birmingham to Preston at 9: 45 AM. The last bus from Birmingham to Preston that you can take departs at 10: 00 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Birmingham to Preston schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
    If you buy a bus ticket from Birmingham to Preston within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $30 (€28) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets between Birmingham and Preston are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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