How to get from Preston to Burton-on-Trent

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Travel Information between Preston and Burton-on-Trent

distanceDistance79 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £54 • 3 h 39 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAvanti West Coast

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 79 miles between Preston and Burton-on-Trent. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Preston to Burton-on-Trent.

Travel Tips: Travel from Preston to Burton-on-Trent

Travel to Burton-on-Trent 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 Burton-on-Trent.

There are 4 travel options from Preston to Burton-on-Trent: coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from Preston to Burton-on-Trent is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £1 compared to other travel options to Burton-on-Trent:

A flight journey is usually £19 less than a journey to Burton-on-Trent by coach, which costs on average £19 for the same trip.

A flight is about £1 less than a ferry, which costs on average £1 for this route.

A flight is about £54 less than a train, which costs on average £54 for this trip.

The fastest way to get to Burton-on-Trent from Preston is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 39 min.

There are alternative travel options to Burton-on-Trent that can usually take longer:

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The distance between Preston and Burton-on-Trent is around 79 miles.

The average frequency per day from Preston to Burton-on-Trent is:

  • 16 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Burton-on-Trent from Preston as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Preston to Burton-on-Trent:

  • Most travellers board their train from Preston and arrive in Burton-on-Trent.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Preston to Burton-on-Trent:

  • You can go to Burton-on-Trent from Preston by train with Avanti West Coast. You'll see cheap train tickets for £54 with Avanti West Coast from Preston to Burton-on-Trent on Omio.
Omio customers who travel from Preston to Burton-on-Trent often also extend their holiday to go to London, Birmingham or Derby. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Burton-on-Trent and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip from Preston to Burton-on-Trent, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £19 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £1 one way.
  • Ferry tickets are costing £1 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £54 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Burton-on-Trent from Preston online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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