You can get from Preston to Birmingham by train, bus or flight.
To get from Preston to Birmingham on Oct 26 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||94 miles (152 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$13 - $53|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $13 (€11) • 3 h 10 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $53 (€43) • 1 h 34 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Avanti West Coast|
Travel 94 miles (152 km) by bus or train to Birmingham from Preston. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 34 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $13 (€11). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Preston to Birmingham.
There are 2 ways to travel from Preston to Birmingham including taking a bus or train.
The cheapest way to travel between Preston and Birmingham is by taking a bus with an average price of $13 (€11).
This is compared to other travel options to Birmingham:
A bus is $40 (€33) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Preston to Birmingham costing on average $53 (€43).
The fastest way from Preston to Birmingham is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 34 min.
There are alternative travel options to Birmingham that can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 3 h 10 min of travel time.
The distance is approximately 94 miles (152 km) from Preston to Birmingham.
The average frequency per day from Preston to Birmingham is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Preston to Birmingham 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 when traveling from Preston to Birmingham:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Preston to Birmingham, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Preston to Birmingham with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Birmingham tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.
Before traveling from Preston to Birmingham, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Preston to Birmingham 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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