Preston to Liverpool bus

Cheap bus tickets from Preston to Liverpool

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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.

Northern Rail
09:43PMPreston2h19 12:02AMLiverpool
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Bus schedule from Preston to Liverpool

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Bus times from Preston to Liverpool

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Fastest Journey

2 h 19 m


2 h 19 m

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43 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Preston for Liverpool every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Bus from Preston to Liverpool

distanceDistance27 miles (43 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h 39 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$19 (€17)
frequencyBus frequency22 a day
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus providersNorthern Rail or National Express

Buses from Preston to Liverpool cover the 27 miles (43 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 39 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail or National Express. Normally, there are 22 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $12 (€11), but the average price of bus tickets is $19 (€17). Travelers depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.

Bus providers: National Express and Northern Rail (3) from Preston to Liverpool

For as little as $12 (€11) you can travel by bus to Liverpool from Preston with National Express and Northern Rail (3). Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Northern Rail (3)
National Express

Northern Trains is a publicly owned bus operating company in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The company operates local and commuter buses across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 bus companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern buses: Standard.

  • Average Price: $12

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 Preston - Liverpool 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 Liverpool from Preston

    Take the bus to Liverpool 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 Preston to Liverpool.
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Preston to Liverpool buses for as little as $12 (€11)  in the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to buy your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Preston to Liverpool bus to cost on average $19 (€17)  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 27 miles (43 km)  to Liverpool from Preston by bus.
    The Preston to Liverpool bus duration is on average 1 h 39 min, which is to be expected when traveling 27 miles (43 km) between Preston and Liverpool. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    When taking a bus from Preston, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Preston, Preston, Fishergate (Railway Station) and Preston, Bus Station. When you arrive in Liverpool, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Liverpool, Liverpool One, Liverpool, One Bus Station, Canning Place and Liverpool, University.

    Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Preston   to Liverpool, Liverpool One.

    The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Preston, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center of Preston.

    The most popular arrival bus station, Liverpool, Liverpool One, is located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city center of Liverpool.

    If you're looking for buses from Preston to Liverpool, you can rely on Northern Rail or National Express to get you to Liverpool. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the Preston to Liverpool trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    The average number of buses departing Preston for Liverpool is 22 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The earliest bus for this trip departs from Preston at 2: 26 PM. The last bus leaves from Preston at 2: 26 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Preston to Liverpool and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    The price of a one way bus ticket from Preston to Liverpool is on average $19 (€17) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus providers offering this journey. In general, you can find bus tickets to Liverpool from Preston available a few months in advance.

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