Cheap bus tickets from Preston to London

Showing times and prices for 4 Dec

Cheapest

£19

Average

£26

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 London will cost around £ 26 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 19.

Cheapest
14:45Preston6h35 21:20London
0 changes
£191One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:15Preston, Carlisle Street6h50 10:05London
1 changes
£331One-way

Bus Timetable Preston to London

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03:15Preston, Carlisle Street6h50 10:05London
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14:45Preston6h35 21:20London
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Fri
3 Dec
£78Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
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Sat
4 Dec
£78Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£209British Airways
Sun
5 Dec
£51Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£87British Airways
Mon
6 Dec
£76Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£132British Airways
Tue
7 Dec
£68Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£74British Airways
Wed
8 Dec
£55Avanti West Coast
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Thu
9 Dec
£68Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£151British Airways
Fri
10 Dec
£78Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£61British Airways
Sat
11 Dec
£54Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£74British Airways
Sun
12 Dec
£51Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£57British Airways
Mon
13 Dec
£76Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£83British Airways
Tue
14 Dec
£55Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£89British Airways
Wed
15 Dec
£55Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£103British Airways
Thu
16 Dec
£54Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£67British Airways
Fri
17 Dec
£78Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£108British Airways
Sat
18 Dec
£55Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
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Sun
19 Dec
£43Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£66British Airways
Mon
20 Dec
£43Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£102British Airways
Tue
21 Dec
£38Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£77BA Cityflyer
Wed
22 Dec
£35Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£109British Airways
Thu
23 Dec
£37Avanti West Coast
£17Megabus
£72British Airways

Bus times from Preston to London

Showing times and prices for 4 Dec

Fastest Journey

6 h 35 m

Average

6 h 42 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

306 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Preston for London every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 306 km distance in an average of 6 h 42 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h 35 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 50 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.

Fastest
14:45Preston6h35 21:20London
0 changes
£191One-way
2nd Fastest
03:15Preston, Carlisle Street6h50 10:05London
1 changes
£331One-way

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Coach Information to London from Preston

distanceDistance189 miles (305 km)
durationAverage coach duration6 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£17 (€19)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from Preston to London cover the 189 miles (305 km) long route taking on average 6 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £17, but the average price of coach tickets is £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.

Coach companies

National Express between Preston and London

Find the best coaches from Preston to London with Omio's travel partners National Express from £17. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

National Express

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 between Preston and London, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your coach tickets between Preston and London due to the coronavirus:

    • 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.

    Buses from Preston to London

    Most buses from Preston to London Victoria are direct services, but occasionally there is a change in Manchester. The fastest journey time is around 6 hours, but late night buses that run through the night can take around 7 hours 45 minutes from place to place. The first bus of the day leaves Preston at roughly 3:00 a.m. Passengers can catch the last bus around 11:00 p.m. During the daytime up to mid-afternoon, buses from Preston to London run every couple of hours. National Express is the service provider on this route.

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    FAQs
    How much do cheap coaches from Preston to London cost?
    Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches from Preston to London to cost as little as £17  in the next 7 days.
    What is the average price of coach tickets to London from Preston?
    If you’re looking to buy your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Preston to London coach price to come in at an average of £17  one way.
    What is the distance by coach from Preston to London?
    The coach distance from Preston to London is around 189 miles (305 km).
    How many hours does it take from Preston to London by coach?
    On average the Preston to London coach time is 6 h 35 min  covering the 189 miles (305 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
    Which coach station in Preston goes to London? Which coach station do I come into London from Preston?

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Preston   and arrive in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.

    Where is the coach station in Preston to go to London? Where is the coach station in London located?

    You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, Preston, located approximately 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the city centre of Preston. The most popular arrival coach station in London, called London, Hammersmith Bridge Road, is located around 4.5 miles (7.2 km) away from its city centre.

    What coach companies go from Preston to London?
    Take the Preston to London coach with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the journey between Preston and London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Are there any Preston to London direct coaches?
    If you’re looking for a direct coach from Preston to London, consider travelling with Megabus. Non-stop coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your coach tickets.
    When should I purchase Preston London coach tickets to score the best deals?
    If you book Preston to London coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £17. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches between Preston and London. Look out for coach tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.