How to travel from Liverpool to Preston

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from Liverpool to Preston

You can get from Liverpool to Preston by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Liverpool to Preston on Oct 07 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Liverpool to Preston

distanceDistance27 miles (43 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$7 - $19
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $7 (€7) • 46 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $7 (€7) • 46 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNorthern Rail or Northern Rail

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 27 miles (43 km) from Liverpool to Preston. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 46 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $7 (€7). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Northern Rail or Northern Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Liverpool to Preston.

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Travel Tips: Travel 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 Liverpool to Preston.
FAQs

You can travel from Liverpool to Preston 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Preston is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $7 (€7) compared to other travel options to Preston:

A train is generally $12 (€12) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $19 (€19) from Liverpool to Preston.

The fastest way from Liverpool to Preston is by train with an average journey time of 46 min.

There are alternative travel options to Preston that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 2 h 1 min.

Preston is approximately 27 miles (43 km) away from Liverpool.

The average frequency per day from Liverpool to Preston is:

  • 25 buses a day.
  • 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Liverpool and Preston as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Liverpool to Preston:

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Liverpool to Preston depart from Liverpool, Liverpool One to Preston.
  • Most travelers take a train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Liverpool to Preston:

  • You can go to Preston from Liverpool by bus with Northern Rail. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $19 (€19) with Northern Rail from Liverpool to Preston on Omio.
  • You can go to Preston from Liverpool by train with Northern Rail. You'll see cheap train tickets for $7 (€7) with Northern Rail from Liverpool to Preston on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Liverpool to Preston often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Glasgow. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Liverpool and Preston itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Preston and any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Liverpool to Preston, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $19 (€19) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $7 (€7) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Liverpool to Preston tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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