Preston to Liverpool coach

Cheap bus tickets from Preston to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Cheapest

£17

Average

£17

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.

Mersey Rail
14:26Preston1h33 15:59Liverpool
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£171One-way

Bus Timetable Preston to Liverpool

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Bus times from Preston to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 33 m

Average

1 h 33 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

43 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Preston for Liverpool every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Mersey Rail
14:26Preston1h33 15:59Liverpool
0 changes
£171One-way

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Overview: Coach from Preston to Liverpool

distanceDistance27 miles (43 km)
durationAverage coach duration1 h 33 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£14 (€16)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNorthern Rail or National Express

Coaches from Preston to Liverpool cover the 27 miles (43 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 33 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail or National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £14, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £10. Travellers depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.

Coach companies: National Express Preston to Liverpool

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

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 - Liverpool 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.

    Coaches from Preston to Liverpool

    Taking coaches from Preston to Liverpool is a relaxing way of making the journey between these two northern cities. Coaches are operated by National Express and most take from just under three hours to approximately three and a half hours to complete the journey with one connection en route. There is also one daily evening departure with a much faster journey time of just one hour. All departures are from Preston Tithebarn Street Coach Station with arrivals at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Street.

    Which coach companies travel from Preston to Liverpool?

    All coaches to Liverpool from Preston are provided by National Express, a large part-British and part-multinational owned company that offers an extensive network of routes across the UK and Europe. All National Express coaches are modern and comfortable with onboard services that include WiFi, toilets, luggage space and air conditioning or heating.

    How long is the coach from Preston to Liverpool?

    Coaches on connecting routes from Preston to Liverpool take between two hours 50 minutes and three and a half hours to complete their journey. One transfer is required and this is made at Manchester Coach Station. There is also one daily direct route with a fast journey time of just one hour.

    How many coaches are there from Preston to Liverpool?

    There are six coaches to Liverpool from Preston on connecting routes and one direct service. A similar timetable is in place seven days a week. Coach departures start in the early morning and continue at regular intervals throughout the day until late evening.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from Preston to Liverpool?

    Departure bus station: Coaches from Preston to Liverpool depart from Preston Tithebarn Street Coach Station, a listed example of 20th-century Brutalist architecture that has recently been refurbished. It is located to the east of the city centre and among its facilities are car parking, WiFi, waiting areas and cafes.

    Arrival bus station: Coaches to Liverpool from Preston finish their journey at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Street. This is part of the Liverpool One shopping centre in the heart of the city. It is a few minutes' walk from the train station and is served by local buses and taxis. At the bus station, there are toilets and waiting areas while passengers have access to the services, shops and restaurants in the shopping centre.

    Travel Tips: Coach to Liverpool from Preston

    Take the bus to Liverpool 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 Liverpool.
    FAQs
    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach from Preston to Liverpool for the next 7 days starting from £10  one way.
    If you’re looking to buy your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Preston to Liverpool coach price to come in at an average of £14  one way.
    The distance from Preston to Liverpool by coach is approximately 27 miles (43 km).
    On average the Preston to Liverpool coach time is 1 h 33 min  covering the 27 miles (43 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

    Some of the Preston coach stations to Liverpool you can start your journey from include Preston, Preston, Fishergate (Railway Station) and Preston, Bus Station. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Liverpool include Liverpool, Liverpool One, Liverpool, One Bus Station, Canning Place and Liverpool, University.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Preston   and arriving in Liverpool, Liverpool One.

    Passengers board their coach most frequently from Preston and travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre to this coach station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Liverpool, Liverpool One and need to travel approximately 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the coach station to the city centre in Liverpool.

    Take the Preston to Liverpool coach with Northern Rail or National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the trip from Preston to Liverpool as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    If you prefer early morning coaches from Preston to Liverpool, the first coach leaves at 07: 12. If you prefer late night coaches from Preston to Liverpool, the last coach of the day leaves at 14: 26. Omio shows you the latest coach from Preston to Liverpool schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    If you purchase a coach ticket from Preston to Liverpool within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £14 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets between Preston and Liverpool are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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