Cheap bus tickets from Preston to Glasgow

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Cheapest

£16

Average

£16

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 Preston to Glasgow will cost around £ 16 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 16.

Megabus
14:10Preston3h55 18:05Glasgow
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£161One-way
Megabus
13:10Preston3h55 17:05Glasgow
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£161One-way

Bus Timetable Preston to Glasgow

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Megabus
13:10Preston3h55 17:05Glasgow
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14:10Preston3h55 18:05Glasgow
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18 May
£12Avanti West Coast
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Thu
19 May
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Fri
20 May
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Sat
21 May
£31Transpennine Express
£16Megabus
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Sun
22 May
£48Avanti West Coast
£16Megabus
£102British Airways
Mon
23 May
£12Avanti West Coast
£16Megabus
£215British Airways
Tue
24 May
£7Transpennine Express
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Thu
26 May
£7Transpennine Express
£16Megabus
£117British Airways
Fri
27 May
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Sat
28 May
£13Transpennine Express
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Sun
29 May
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Mon
30 May
£13Transpennine Express
£16Megabus
£144British Airways
Tue
31 May
£13Transpennine Express
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Wed
1 Jun
£13Transpennine Express
£16Megabus
£139British Airways
Thu
2 Jun
£13Transpennine Express
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£136British Airways
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3 Jun
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4 Jun
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Bus times from Preston to Glasgow

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Fastest Journey

3 h 55 m

Average

3 h 55 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

253 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Preston for Glasgow 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 253 km distance in an average of 3 h 55 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 55 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 55 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.

Megabus
14:10Preston3h55 18:05Glasgow
0 changes
£161One-way
Megabus
13:10Preston3h55 17:05Glasgow
0 changes
£161One-way

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Overview: Coach from Preston to Glasgow

distanceDistance157 miles (253 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£17 (€19)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from Preston to Glasgow cover the 157 miles (253 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £17, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.

Coach companies: National Express Preston to Glasgow

You can travel by coach between Preston and Glasgow with National Express for as low as £16. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

National Express

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. 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 - Glasgow 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.

    National Express 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your coach between Preston and Glasgow are the following:

    • 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.

    Travel Tips: Coach to Glasgow from Preston

    Take the bus to Glasgow easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Preston to Glasgow.
    FAQs

    What is the price of the cheapest coach between Preston and Glasgow?

    Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets from Preston to Glasgow for as low as £16  for the next 7 days.

    How much does the coach from Preston to Glasgow cost on average?

    In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket from Preston to Glasgow is £17  one way.

    What is the distance between Preston and Glasgow by coach?

    The distance from Preston to Glasgow by coach is approximately 157 miles (253 km).

    How long does it take from Preston to Glasgow by coach?

    While the time it takes to travel 157 miles (253 km) between Preston and Glasgow can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Preston to Glasgow is on average 3 h 55 min.

    What station does the Preston to Glasgow coach leave from? Which Glasgow coach station do I come into from Preston?

    There are a few coach stations in Preston to start your route from including Preston, Preston, Fishergate (Railway Station) and Preston, Bus Station. In Glasgow you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Hampden Park and Glasgow.

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Preston   and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.

    Where is the coach station in Preston? Where is the coach station in Glasgow?

    The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this journey, called Preston, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre of Preston.

    The most popular arrival coach station, Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station, is located 0.3 miles (457 m) away from the city centre of Glasgow.

    Which coach companies should I travel with from Preston to Glasgow?

    Take the Preston to Glasgow coach with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route to Glasgow from Preston as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

    Is there a direct coach to Glasgow from Preston?

    Yes, you can find a direct coach between Preston and Glasgow with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.

    What time is the earliest coach from Preston to Glasgow? What time is the last coach from Preston to Glasgow?

    The first Preston to Glasgow coach departs at 07: 15   and the last coach from Preston to Glasgow leaves at 18: 47. Check out the most up-to-date Preston to Glasgow coach timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

    How far in advance should I book a coach ticket between Preston and Glasgow to get the best deals?

    The price of a one way coach ticket from Preston to Glasgow is on average £17 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 route. In general, you can find coach tickets between Preston and Glasgow available a few months in advance.