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from Preston to London

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

Our recommendation

To get from Preston to London on Jan 23 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

02:45PMPreston6h20 09:05PMLondon
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$261One-way
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02:45PMPreston6h20 09:05PMLondon
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$261One-way
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10:35AMManchester Airport1h15 11:50AMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$1111One-way
03:15AMPreston, Carlisle Street6h50 10:05AMLondon
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$351One-way
04:19PMBamber Bridge3h11 07:30PMLondon Euston
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$1141One-way

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Sun
Jan 23
$69Avanti West Coast
$23Megabus
$99British Airways
Mon
Jan 24
$105Avanti West Coast
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Tue
Jan 25
$55Avanti West Coast
$23Megabus
$99British Airways
Wed
Jan 26
$105Avanti West Coast
$23Megabus
$136British Airways
Thu
Jan 27
$75Avanti West Coast
$24Megabus
$122British Airways
Fri
Jan 28
$55Avanti West Coast
$23Megabus
$87British Airways
Sat
Jan 29
$54Avanti West Coast
$23Megabus
$87British Airways
Sun
Jan 30
$55Avanti West Coast
$23Megabus
$89British Airways
Mon
Jan 31
$74Avanti West Coast
$23Megabus
$113British Airways
Tue
Feb 1
$48Avanti West Coast
$23Megabus
$84British Airways
Wed
Feb 2
$74Avanti West Coast
$24Megabus
$87British Airways
Thu
Feb 3
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$17National Express
$64British Airways
Fri
Feb 4
$47Avanti West Coast
$35National Express
$82British Airways
Sat
Feb 5
$71Avanti West Coast
$23Megabus
$84British Airways
Sun
Feb 6
$55Avanti West Coast
$23Megabus
$87British Airways
Mon
Feb 7
$48Avanti West Coast
$23Megabus
$88British Airways
Tue
Feb 8
$55Avanti West Coast
$23Megabus
$89British Airways
Wed
Feb 9
$55Avanti West Coast
$23Megabus
$92British Airways
Thu
Feb 10
$56Avanti West Coast
$23Megabus
$94British Airways
Fri
Feb 11
$55Avanti West Coast
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Travel Information from Preston to London

distanceDistance189 miles (305 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$23 - $103
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $23 (€19) • 6 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $86 (€71) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus, British Airways or Avanti West Coast

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 189 miles (305 km) from Preston to London. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $23 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Megabus, British Airways or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Preston to London.

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FAQs

How do I travel from Preston to London?

You can travel to London from Preston 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Preston to London?

The cheapest way to go to London from Preston is by taking a bus, which costs on average $23 (€19).

This is compared to other ways of getting to London:

A bus is generally $62 (€52) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $86 (€71) from Preston to London.

A bus is $80 (€66) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Preston to London costing on average $103 (€86).

What is the quickest way to get from Preston to London?

The fastest way to get to London from Preston is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.

Other travel options to London can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to London by bus can take on average 6 h 20 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 2 h 10 min.

How far is London from Preston?

The Preston to London distance is around 189 miles (305 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Preston to London?

The average frequency per day from Preston to London is:

  • 25 trains a day.

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

When traveling from Preston to London, what are the departure and arrival points in Preston and London?

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Preston, Bus Station and arrive in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.
  • Most travelers take a train from Preston to London Victoria.

Which travel companies can get me from Preston to London?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Preston to London, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Megabus to go to London by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Megabus Preston to London tickets on Omio for $23 (€19).
  • British Airways can take you to London by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for British Airways from Preston to London for $86 (€71).
  • Avanti West Coast can take you to London by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Avanti West Coast from Preston to London for $103 (€86).

Is it possible to travel directly from Preston to London?

Yes, there are direct services available from Preston to London with the following travel companies:

  • You can find around 25 direct trains per day and travel with Avanti West Coast.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to London as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to London from Preston.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Preston to London?

Omio customers who travel from Preston to London often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between London and these popular destinations at a great price.

How early should I buy tickets from Preston to London online for the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $23 (€19) one way for this trip.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $86 (€71) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $103 (€86) one way on average.

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