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Bus Manchester to Preston: Trip Overview

Daily Buses
12:55 AM - 12:30 PM
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures
Average Ticket Price
Average Bus Trip Duration

Trip Reviews for Manchester - Preston

4.3 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travelers who booked a bus ticket from Manchester to Preston

Ratings and Reviews (2)

Alastair L.February 10, 2020 | 

good service on day of extreme weather and rail cancellations

John Paul C.December 21, 2018 | 

During a time of rail strikes and utter chaos with public transport the bus was an essential and trustworthy service. A delightful change from the post apocalyptic scenarios I have endured on train stations over the last few weeks.

Manchester to Preston Buses

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From cheap bus tickets to more luxurious buses traveling from Manchester to Preston, we offer a wide range of bus services to best suit your needs depending on how much your budget is.

Bus Companies

Manchester to Preston buses are provided by Megabus and National Express.

Stations & Stops

For a bus leaving from Manchester, the trip starts at Coach Station, Airport (MAN), 701 Princess Rd, 495 Oldham Rd, 2 Broadway, 628 Oldham Rd, 16 Broadway, 34 Sackville St, 56 Great Bridgewater St or 91 Liverpool Rd.

In Preston, your bus travel ends at Preston City Centre Bus Station, Preston Bus Stop or Preston Lancashire.

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses3
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures12:55 AM - 12:30 PM
Minimum Price$16
Average Ticket Price$23
Minimum Trip Duration
Average Bus Trip Duration
Bus companies on this routeMegabus UK, National Express, National Express

Manchester to Preston Route Map

Manchester to Preston Route Map

Frequently asked questions on the trip Manchester - Preston

How much does a bus ticket from Manchester to Preston cost?

The average bus ticket price from Manchester to Preston is $23. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Manchester to Preston is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

How long is the bus ride from Manchester to Preston?

The average travel time between Manchester and Preston is around 1h 15m, although the fastest bus will take about 50m.This is the time it takes to travel the 45 km that separates the two cities.

How many daily bus connections are there between Manchester and Preston?

The number of buses from Manchester to Preston can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 3 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Manchester to Preston by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

Which bus companies travel from Manchester to Preston?

When taking the bus from Manchester to Preston, you can travel comfortably and safely with Megabus, National Express, National Express.

What are the departure and arrival stations when taking the bus from Manchester to Preston?

Buses travelling between Manchester and Preston leave from Coach Station or Airport (MAN) and arrive at Preston City Centre Bus Station, Preston Bus Stop, Preston Lancashire.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Make friends with the driver. They usually know a lot about your destination and may even recommend which side of the bus to sit on to get the best views on the road between Manchester and Preston!

Start sightseeing the minute your bus leaves the station. If you're on the night bus from Manchester to Preston, get comfy and count the stars.

Taking the bus creates the smallest carbon footprint compared to other modes of transport. Not to mention that buses will allow you to discover scenic gems from Manchester to Preston that are otherwise impossible to come by with a plane.

Tune out to the fine sounds of your best music playlist on your bus trip from Manchester to Preston while indulging in miles on end of beautiful scenic views.

Did you know?

It takes 27 hours to go by bus from Lima to Cusco, one of the craziest bus trips on the world. This route is used daily by locals and backpackers.

The bus driver with the longest career in the world drove more than 2,000,000 miles and is a happy World Record holder.

The Superbus, created by a Dutch engineer is the world's fastest bus with 250 km/h. Too bad it's only a prototype for now.

Will you be returning to Manchester by bus?

If you are looking for the return bus journey, check out buses from Preston to Manchester.

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