|Distance||189 miles (305 km)|
|Average bus duration||6 h 35 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$27 (€22)|
|Bus companies||National Express or Megabus|
Buses from London to Preston cover the 189 miles (305 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $24 (€19), but the average price of bus tickets is $27 (€22). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Preston, Bus Station.
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Enjoy a comfortable bus ride between London and Preston with National Express, the UK’s leading long-distance bus company. National Express connects hundreds of cities and towns throughout the country and even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi access and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so charging your phone or laptop won’t be a problem.
Omio shows you the National Express bus schedule for the London to Preston journey, so you can select the best times for your upcoming journey. You can take a bus with National Express for the 189 miles (305 km) journey between London and Preston with prices starting as low as $49 (€40). Select from three different ticket options: 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. Once you’ve picked your preferred ticket, book a cheap bus between London and Preston on Omio today!
National Express' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus from London to Preston are the following:
Taking buses from London to Preston is a relaxed way of making this journey, especially when keeping to a budget is important. Routes operate to the same schedule seven days a week with four direct departures and four connecting routes every day. Direct buses take from just over six hours to eight hours while connecting services need between six and a half and seven and a half hours. Departures are from London Victoria bus Station and journeys terminate at Preston Tithebarn Street bus Station.
All bus routes to Preston from London are operated by the part-British, part-multinational owned National Express. From its headquarters in Birmingham, this large company provides bus routes across the UK and Europe. National Express uses a modern fleet of buses with comfortable seating and standard onboard services of baggage storage, WiFi, toilets and air conditioning or heating. Some buses also have individual power sockets.
Direct buses from London to Preston take from six hours 15 minutes to approximately eight hours to complete the journey while connecting routes take between six and a half and seven and a half hours. Where a connection is required, it is made at either Birmingham or Manchester.
There are four daily direct buses to Preston from London and a further four connecting routes with the same schedule operating throughout the week. Departures start in the early morning and continue until late at night.
Departure bus station: Buses from London to Preston leave from London Victoria bus Station. This is within an easy walk of London Victoria Train Station and together they form part of a transport network of local, regional and intercity trains as well as local and long-distance buses. bus station facilities include car parking, cab ranks, ATMs, tourist information, WiFi and a selection of shops and cafes.
Arrival bus station: Buses to Preston from London complete their journey at Preston Tithebarn Street bus Station. Located to the east of the city center, Preston's bus station was the largest in Europe when it opened in 1969. It is a listed example of Brutalist Architecture and has recently undergone an extensive refurbishment. Its facilities include parking, cafes, WiFi and waiting areas.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria and arriving in Preston, Bus Station.
The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called London Victoria, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of London.
The most popular arrival bus station, Preston, Bus Station, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Preston.
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