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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3 h 30 m
3 h 30 m
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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.
|Distance||94 miles (152 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 25 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$30 (€28)|
|Bus providers||National 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.
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.
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:
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.
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