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Overview: Coach from Preston to Birmingham

distanceDistance94 miles (152 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£19 (€21)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Preston to Birmingham cover the 94 miles (152 km) long route taking on average 3 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £19, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

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National Express Preston – Birmingham

Find the best coaches from Preston to Birmingham with Omio's travel partners National Express from £18. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

National Express

Travel hassle-free from Preston to Birmingham on a coach with National Express! Omio shows you National Express coach timetables and ticket types available to help you find the cheapest and fastest journey between Preston and Birmingham. National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, offering hundreds of journeys to cities, towns, and major UK airports at an affordable price. You can expect to travel 94 miles (152 km) from Preston to Birmingham on the coach and pay as low as £18 for a coach ticket.

All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Preston - Birmingham coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to. So, book your cheap National Express coach ticket between Preston and Birmingham on Omio today and enjoy your trip!

These are National Express 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach between Preston and Birmingham:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

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FAQs
How much do cheap coaches between Preston and Birmingham cost?
Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets to Birmingham from Preston for as low as £18  for the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a coach ticket from Preston to Birmingham on average?
If you are looking to purchase your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Preston to Birmingham coach to cost on average £19  one way.
How far is it from Preston to Birmingham by coach?
The coach distance from Preston to Birmingham is around 94 miles (152 km).
How long is the coach to Birmingham from Preston?
The coach time to Birmingham from Preston is on average 3 h 10 min  for the 94 miles (152 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Preston and Birmingham by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by coach from Preston to Birmingham, which coach station in Preston do I depart from and which coach station in Birmingham do I arrive in?

There are a few coach stations in Preston to start your journey from including Preston, Bus Station, Preston, Bus Station (Stand 23) and Preston, Carlisle Street. In Birmingham you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13) and Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Preston   and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

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

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this trip, called Preston, is located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the city centre of Preston.

The most popular arrival coach station, Birmingham, Coach Station, is located 0.6 miles (1 km) away from the city centre of Birmingham.

What coach companies go from Preston to Birmingham?
When taking a coach from Preston to Birmingham, you can count on National Express for the best way to get you to Birmingham. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to Birmingham from Preston and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
How far in advance should I purchase a coach ticket from Preston to Birmingham to get the best deals?
You can find a coach to Birmingham from Preston to cost on average £19 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Preston to Birmingham coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.