Preston to Glasgow bus

Sun, 26 May
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Cheap coach tickets from Preston to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Megabus
03:353h15
Preston, Carlisle Street
06:50Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
£321One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
National Express
02:254h20
Preston, Carlisle Street
06:45Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
£411One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
11:204h40
Preston, Carlisle Street
16:00Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
£471One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:174h38
Preston station (PRE)
14:55Glasgow Central (GLC)
£611One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:504h35
Preston station (PRE)
17:25Glasgow Central (GLC)
£611One-way
1 change

Bus timetablePreston to Glasgow

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, 26 May
National Express
02:254h20
Preston, Carlisle Street
06:45Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
0 changes
Megabus
03:353h15
Preston, Carlisle Street
06:50Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:174h38
Preston station (PRE)
14:55Glasgow Central (GLC)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
11:084h47
Preston station (PRE)
15:55Glasgow Central (GLC)
2 changes
FlixBus
11:204h40
Preston, Carlisle Street
16:00Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
11:504h35
Preston station (PRE)
16:25Glasgow Central (GLC)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
12:054h20
Preston station (PRE)
16:25Glasgow Central (GLC)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:504h35
Preston station (PRE)
17:25Glasgow Central (GLC)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
13:054h20
Preston station (PRE)
17:25Glasgow Central (GLC)
2 changes

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Bus times from Preston to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 15 m

Average

4 h 23 m

Buses per day

9

Distance

253 km

Of the 9 buses that leave Preston for Glasgow every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Megabus
03:353h15
Preston, Carlisle Street
06:50Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
£321One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Avanti West Coast
12:054h20
Preston station (PRE)
16:25Glasgow Central (GLC)
£611One-way
2 changes
2nd Fastest
Avanti West Coast
13:054h20
Preston station (PRE)
17:25Glasgow Central (GLC)
£611One-way
2 changes
2nd Fastest
National Express
02:254h20
Preston, Carlisle Street
06:45Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
£411One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:504h35
Preston station (PRE)
17:25Glasgow Central (GLC)
£611One-way
1 change

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Overview: Coach from Preston to Glasgow

distanceDistance157 miles
durationAverage coach duration3 h 15 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£14 (€16)
frequencyCoach frequency3 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 3 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesMegabus, National Express, FlixBus, Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express

Coaches from Preston to Glasgow cover the 157 miles long route taking on average 3 h 15 min with our travel partners like Megabus, National Express, FlixBus, Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 3 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £10, but the average price of coach tickets is £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Preston, Bus Station and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.

Coach companies: Megabus, National Express and FlixBus Preston to Glasgow

Find the best coaches to Glasgow from Preston with Omio's travel partners Megabus, National Express and FlixBus from £10. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach to Glasgow from Preston, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from Preston to Glasgow coach information:

  • Average Duration: 28 h 20 min
  • Cheapest Price: £58
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Preston to Glasgow coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Preston to Glasgow 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 Preston to Glasgow.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Preston to Glasgow can start from as little as £10 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Preston to Glasgow is £14; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Preston to Glasgow coach travel time is 3 h 15 min   for the 157 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Preston to Glasgow leaves at 10: 20. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Preston to Glasgow leaves at 20: 03.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Preston to Glasgow without having to change trains with Megabus, FlixBus, Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express. There are 3 direct coaches from Preston to Glasgow each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a coach from Preston to Glasgow, you can count on Megabus, National Express, FlixBus, Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express for the best way to get you to Glasgow. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service between Preston and Glasgow and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

When departing from Preston, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Preston, Bus Station, Preston, Sir Tom Finney Way (PNE Deepdale Stadium) and Preston, Fishergate (Railway Station). When arriving in Glasgow, you can end your journey in coach stations like Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Hampden Park and Glasgow, Hangingshaw Pl (Hampden Park and Ride).

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Preston, Bus Station, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station, located 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Glasgow from Preston is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 15 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a coach from Preston to Glasgow is February.
You have options as you can travel from Preston to Glasgow 2 different ways: train or coach.

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