The cheapest buses from Edinburgh to Preston

Showing times and prices for 20 Oct

Cheapest

£28

Average

£28

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 Edinburgh to Preston will cost around £ 28 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 28.

Cheapest
20:35Edinburgh6h40 03:15Preston, Carlisle Street
1 changes
£281One-way

Timetable Edinburgh to Preston

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20:35Edinburgh6h40 03:15Preston, Carlisle Street
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Tue
19 Oct
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£34National Express
Wed
20 Oct
£38Avanti West Coast
£28National Express
Thu
21 Oct
£41Avanti West Coast
£30National Express
Fri
22 Oct
£42First Transpennine Express
£32National Express
Sat
23 Oct
£21Avanti West Coast
£24National Express
Sun
24 Oct
£41Avanti West Coast
£32National Express
Mon
25 Oct
£40First Transpennine Express
£34National Express
Tue
26 Oct
£21Avanti West Coast
£32National Express
Wed
27 Oct
£30Avanti West Coast
£32National Express
Thu
28 Oct
£21Avanti West Coast
£24National Express
Fri
29 Oct
£21Avanti West Coast
£24National Express
Sun
31 Oct
£41Avanti West Coast
£32National Express
Mon
1 Nov
£21Avanti West Coast
£22National Express

The fastest buses from Edinburgh to Preston

Showing times and prices for 20 Oct

Fastest Journey

6 h 40 m

Average

6 h 40 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

245 km

It's difficult to get from Edinburgh to Preston without changing at least once.

Fastest
20:35Edinburgh6h40 03:15Preston, Carlisle Street
1 changes
£281One-way

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Coach Information from Edinburgh to Preston

distanceDistance151 miles (244 km)
durationAverage coach duration6 h 40 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£31 (€35)
changesDirect coachYes

Coaches from Edinburgh to Preston cover the 151 miles (244 km) long route taking on average 6 h 40 min with our travel partners like. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £24, but the average price of coach tickets is £31. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Preston, Bus Station.

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Buses from Edinburgh to Preston
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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest coach from Edinburgh to Preston?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach between Edinburgh and Preston for the next 7 days starting from £24  one way.
What is the average price of coach tickets from Edinburgh to Preston?
If you are looking to book your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Edinburgh to Preston coach to cost on average £31  one way.
How many miles is it from Edinburgh to Preston by coach?
The Edinburgh to Preston coach distance is approximately 151 miles (244 km).
How many hours does it take from Edinburgh to Preston by coach?
On average the coach from Edinburgh to Preston duration is 6 h 40 min  for the 151 miles (244 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What station does the Edinburgh to Preston coach leave from? Which Preston coach station do I come into from Edinburgh?

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh. When arriving in Preston, you can end your trip in coach stations like Preston, Bus Station, Preston, Bus Station (Stand 23) and Preston, Carlisle Street.

Omio customers book a coach from Edinburgh Waverley   to Preston, Bus Station   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Edinburgh coach station located? Where is the Preston coach station located?

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, 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.

What time is the earliest coach from Edinburgh to Preston? What time is the last coach from Edinburgh to Preston?
The first Edinburgh to Preston coach departs at 19: 25   and the last coach from Edinburgh to Preston leaves at 20: 35. Check out the most up-to-date Edinburgh to Preston coach timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I book coach tickets to Preston from Edinburgh to score the best deals?
The price of a one way coach ticket from Edinburgh to Preston is on average £31 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this trip. In general, you can find coach tickets to Preston from Edinburgh available a few months in advance.

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