Edinburgh to Preston bus

Fri, 24 May
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Cheap coach tickets from Edinburgh to Preston

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Edinburgh to Preston is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

FlixBus
08:258h05
Edinburgh
16:30Preston
£381One-way
0 changes
Megabus
09:255h20
Edinburgh
14:45Preston
£411One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableEdinburgh to Preston

Showing buses for tomorrow, Friday, 24 May
FlixBus
08:258h05
Edinburgh
16:30Preston
0 changes
Megabus
09:255h20
Edinburgh
14:45Preston
0 changes

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Bus times from Edinburgh to Preston

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Fastest Journey

5 h 20 m

Average

6 h 42 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

245 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Edinburgh for Preston every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Megabus
09:255h20
Edinburgh
14:45Preston
£411One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
08:258h05
Edinburgh
16:30Preston
£381One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Edinburgh to Preston

distanceDistance151 miles
durationAverage coach duration5 h 20 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£20 (€23)
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesMegabus, TransPennine Express, FlixBus or National Express

Coaches from Edinburgh to Preston cover the 151 miles long route taking on average 5 h 20 min with our travel partners like Megabus, TransPennine Express, FlixBus or National Express. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £20, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh, Bus Station and arrive in Preston, Bus Station.

Coach companies: TransPennine Express, Megabus and FlixBus Edinburgh to Preston

For as little as £6 you can travel by coach between Edinburgh and Preston with TransPennine Express, Megabus and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Transpennine Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from Manchester and Liverpool to Scotland, the North East and Yorkshire. It offers a range of services, including express, regional and local trains. Express trains are the fastest, with journey times of up to three hours. Regional trains are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Local trains are the slowest, but offer the most stops. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, group and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Transpennine Express are Manchester to Edinburgh, Liverpool to Leeds and Manchester to York. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

    FAQs: Edinburgh to Preston coach

    FAQs: Take the bus from Edinburgh to Preston with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Edinburgh to Preston.
    FAQs
    Cheap coach tickets from Edinburgh to Preston can start from as little as £13 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Edinburgh to Preston is £20; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The average journey time by coach from Edinburgh to Preston is 5 h 20 min   to travel the 151 mile long route. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
    The first coach from Edinburgh to Preston leaves at 08: 25. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last coach from Edinburgh to Preston leaves at 09: 25.
    For the best Edinburgh to Preston coach to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Megabus, TransPennine Express, FlixBus or National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services between Edinburgh and Preston to compare what amenities they may offer.

    When departing from Edinburgh, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Edinburgh, Bus Station, Edinburgh, Barnton Junction and Edinburgh, North Bridge. When arriving in Preston, you can end your route in coach stations like Preston, Bus Station, Preston, Sir Tom Finney Way (PNE Deepdale Stadium) and Preston, Fishergate (Railway Station).

    Passengers board the coach most frequently from Edinburgh, Bus Station, which is located around 0.4 miles (687 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Preston, Bus Station, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month for a coach from Edinburgh to Preston is February.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Edinburgh to Preston including taking a train or coach.

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