Manchester to Preston bus

Cheap bus tickets from Manchester to Preston

Showing times and prices for Jul 08

Cheapest

33

Average

36

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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01:00PMManchester1h10 02:10PMPreston, Carlisle Street
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331One-way
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12:30PMManchester, Airport1h40 02:10PMPreston, Carlisle Street
0 transfers
391One-way

Bus schedule from Manchester to Preston

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12:30PMManchester, Airport1h40 02:10PMPreston, Carlisle Street
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01:00PMManchester1h10 02:10PMPreston, Carlisle Street
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Bus times from Manchester to Preston

Showing times and prices for Jul 08

Fastest Journey

1 h 10 m

Average

1 h 25 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

45 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Manchester for Preston every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
01:00PMManchester1h10 02:10PMPreston, Carlisle Street
0 transfers
331One-way
2nd Fastest
12:30PMManchester, Airport1h40 02:10PMPreston, Carlisle Street
0 transfers
391One-way

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Overview: Bus from Manchester to Preston

distanceDistance27 miles (44 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$18 (€17)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersMegabus or National Express

Buses from Manchester to Preston cover the 27 miles (44 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 5 min with our travel partners like Megabus or National Express. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $18 (€17), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $3 (€3). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Preston.

Bus companies: National Express from Manchester to Preston

Find the best buses to Preston from Manchester with Omio's travel partners National Express from $3 (€3). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

National Express

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 Manchester - 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.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Preston from Manchester

    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 Manchester to Preston.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Manchester to Preston to cost as little as $3 (€3)  in the next 7 days.
    The Manchester to Preston bus ticket price is on average $18 (€17)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Manchester to Preston by bus to be approximately 27 miles (44 km).
    The bus time from Manchester to Preston is on average 1 h 5 min  for the 27 miles (44 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Preston from Manchester by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    When departing from Manchester, you have various bus station options to start your route from including Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Arena and Manchester, Etihad Stadium. When arriving in Preston, you can end your journey in bus stations like Preston, Preston, Fishergate (Railway Station) and Preston, Bus Station.

    Omio customers book a bus from Manchester Piccadilly   to Preston   most frequently for this route.

    You can find the most popular departure bus station for this journey, Manchester Piccadilly, located approximately 0.6 miles (954 m) from the city center of Manchester. The most popular arrival bus station in Preston, called Preston, is located around 0.6 miles (979 m) away from its city center.

    For the best Manchester to Preston bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Megabus or National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services from Manchester to Preston to compare what amenities they may offer.
    Yes, you can search for direct buses from Manchester to Preston on Omio with Flixbus or Megabus, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your bus ticket.
    You can take the earliest bus from Manchester to Preston at 4: 55 AM   or take the last bus from Manchester to Preston leaving at 10: 49 PM. Look for the latest Manchester to Preston bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this journey.
    You can find buses to Preston from Manchester to cost on average $18 (€17) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Manchester to Preston bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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