You can get from Preston to Edinburgh by train, bus or flight.
To get from Preston to Edinburgh on 28 Sep we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||151 miles (244 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£38 - £44|
|Cheapest mode||Train • £38 • 2 h 24 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £38 • 2 h 24 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Avanti West Coast|
Travel 151 miles (244 km) by coach or train between Preston and Edinburgh. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 24 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £38. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Preston to Edinburgh.
There are 2 ways to get from Preston to Edinburgh: coach or train.
The cheapest way from Preston to Edinburgh is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £38 compared to other travel options to Edinburgh:
A train is about £7 less than a coach, which costs on average £44 for this trip.
The fastest way to get to Edinburgh from Preston is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 24 min.
There are alternative travel options to Edinburgh that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by coach can take 6 h 15 min on average.
The distance from Preston to Edinburgh is approximately 151 miles (244 km).
The average frequency per day from Preston to Edinburgh is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Preston and Edinburgh as scheduled services by coach 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 Edinburgh:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Preston to Edinburgh, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
When planning your trip from Preston to Edinburgh, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets between Preston and Edinburgh online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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