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.
The average ticket from Glasgow to Preston will cost around $ 30 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 26.
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3 h 45 m
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Of the 2 buses that leave Glasgow for Preston every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 253 km distance in an average of 4 h but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 45 m .
The slowest buses will take 4 h 15 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||157 miles (253 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 45 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$25 (€20)|
|Bus providers||National Express|
Buses from Glasgow to Preston cover the 157 miles (253 km) long route taking on average 3 h 45 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $25 (€20), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $24 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Preston, Bus Station.
For as little as $24 (€19) you can travel by bus between Glasgow and Preston with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
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 Glasgow - 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.
Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your National Express bus ticket from Glasgow to Preston:
When departing from Glasgow, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and Glasgow, Hampden Park. When arriving in Preston, you can end your route in bus stations like Preston, Bus Station, Preston, Bus Station (Stand 23) and Preston, Carlisle Street.
Omio customers book a bus from Glasgow Central to Preston, Bus Station most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Glasgow Central, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Preston, Bus Station, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.
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