How to travel from Nottingham to Preston

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Travel Information to Preston from Nottingham

distanceDistance85 miles (137 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$40 - $85
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $40 (€36) • 6 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $85 (€76) • 2 h 47 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or East Midlands Railway

Take a bus or train to travel 85 miles (137 km) from Nottingham to Preston. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 47 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $40 (€36). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or East Midlands Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Nottingham to Preston.

Travel Tips: Travel from Nottingham to Preston

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 Nottingham to Preston.

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Preston from Nottingham. You can take a bus or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Nottingham to Preston is by taking a bus with an average price of $40 (€36).

This is compared to other travel options to Preston:

Taking a bus is about $45 (€40) less than taking a train, which costs on average $85 (€76) for this route.

The fastest way from Nottingham to Preston is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 47 min.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 6 h 20 min   on average.

The distance is approximately 85 miles (137 km) from Nottingham to Preston.

The average frequency per day from Nottingham to Preston is:

  • 24 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Preston from Nottingham as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Nottingham to Preston:

  • Buses mostly leave from Nottingham, Crown Court (stop C11) and tend to arrive in Preston, Bus Station (Stand 5).
  • Trains most often depart from Nottingham at Nottingham and arrive in Preston at Preston.

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

  • You can go to Preston from Nottingham by bus with National Express. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $40 (€36) with National Express from Nottingham to Preston on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Nottingham to Preston with East Midlands Railway, and you can find East Midlands Railway Nottingham to Preston tickets for $85 (€76) on Omio.
Your trip from Nottingham to Preston doesn't have to end in Preston. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Glasgow. If you’d like to add London, Manchester or Glasgow to your Nottingham to Preston tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Preston today!

Before traveling from Nottingham 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 costs $40 (€36) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $85 (€76) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Nottingham 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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