How to get from Preston to Manchester by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Preston to Manchester is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||27 miles (44 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus|
|Fastest mode||Bus • $8 (€7) • 2 h 35 min|
|Popular travel companies||Megabus|
Travel 27 miles (44 km) by bus between Preston and Manchester. Megabus is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct from Preston to Manchester.
You can travel by bus for as low as $5 (€4). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
You can travel to Manchester from Preston by bus.
A bus is the fastest way to get to Manchester from Preston with an average travel time for this journey around 2 h 35 min.
Manchester is approximately 27 miles (44 km) away from Preston.
The average frequency per day from Preston to Manchester is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Manchester from Preston as scheduled services by bus can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Preston to Manchester:
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