The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Birmingham to Preston will cost around £ 18 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 18.
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3 h 25 m
3 h 30 m
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Of the 2 buses that leave Birmingham for Preston every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 153 km distance in an average of 3 h 30 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 25 m .
The slowest buses will take 3 h 35 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||94 miles (152 km)|
|Average coach duration||3 h 35 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£16 (€18)|
|Coach companies||National Express|
Coaches from Birmingham to Preston cover the 94 miles (152 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £16, but the average price of coach tickets is £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Preston, Bus Station.
For as little as £16 you can travel by coach between Birmingham and Preston with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.
National Express is a great way to travel comfortably and affordably between Birmingham and Preston. As the UK’s leading long-distance coach operator, National Express offers hundreds of routes to cities, towns and major airports throughout the country with maximum savings and comfort in mind for each passenger. Omio shows you National Express coach timetables and ticket options for the Birmingham to Preston route, so you can find the cheapest deals to travel by coach. On a National Express coach, you can expect to travel 94 miles (152 km) from Birmingham to Preston.
All coaches from National Express provide air conditioning, free WiFi and onboard entertainment to keep you feeling comfortable and entertained during a long route. Most coaches have seat belts and power outlets in every seat, perfect if you need to charge your phone or laptop. There are three different tickets that you can pick for the Birmingham to Preston coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. If you’re looking for more flexibility on cancelling or changing your coach ticket easily, we recommend booking the Fully Flexible Fare option.
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There are a few coach stations in Birmingham to start your route from including Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13) and Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge. In Preston you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Preston, Bus Station, Preston, Bus Station (Stand 23) and Preston, Carlisle Street.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Preston, Bus Station.
Passengers board the coach most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Preston, Bus Station, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.
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