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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1 h 10 m
1 h 25 m
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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.
|Distance||27 miles (44 km)|
|Average bus duration||1 h 5 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$18 (€17)|
|Bus providers||Megabus 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.
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 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.
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.
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