How to get to Middlesbrough from Preston

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from Preston to Middlesbrough

How to get to Middlesbrough from Preston by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Preston to Middlesbrough is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information between Preston and Middlesbrough

distanceDistance81 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£24 - £30
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £24 • 7 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £30 • 3 h 39 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or TransPennine Express

Take a train or coach to travel 81 miles to Middlesbrough from Preston. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or TransPennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Preston to Middlesbrough.

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All travel companies: Train and Coach Companies from Preston to Middlesbrough

You can travel by travel between Preston and Middlesbrough with National Express and Northern Rail (3). When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Northern Trains is a publicly owned travel operator in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The travel provider operates local and regional travel across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern travel: Standard.

    National Express is the leading travel operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel 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 travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel 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 - Middlesbrough travel: 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.

      FAQs: Preston to Middlesbrough

      FAQs: Travel to Middlesbrough 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 Middlesbrough.

      There are 2 travel options to Middlesbrough from Preston. You can take a train or coach.

      The cheapest way to go to Middlesbrough from Preston is by taking a coach, which costs on average £24.

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Preston to Middlesbrough:

      Taking a coach costs £6 less than taking a train, which costs on average £30 for the same trip.

      The fastest way from Preston to Middlesbrough is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 39 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Middlesbrough that take longer:

      Coach takes 7 h 20 min on average.

      Middlesbrough is approximately 81 miles away from Preston.

      The average frequency per day from Preston to Middlesbrough is:

      • 2 coaches per day.
      • 10 trains a day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Middlesbrough from Preston as scheduled services by train or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Preston to Middlesbrough:

      • Coaches most often depart from Preston at Preston, Bus Station and arrive in Middlesbrough at Middlesbrough, Bus Station.
      • Trains mostly leave from Preston and tend to arrive in Middlesbrough.

      The following travel companies offer services from Preston to Middlesbrough:

      • National Express, Megabus or FlixBus can get you to Middlesbrough by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with National Express from Preston to Middlesbrough for £24 on Omio.
      • TransPennine Express or Northern Rail (3) can get you to Middlesbrough by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with TransPennine Express from Preston to Middlesbrough for £30 on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Preston to Middlesbrough with the following travel companies:

      • You can travel directly by coach with.
      • You can book a direct train with.

      Direct services to Middlesbrough tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

      Omio customers who travel from Preston to Middlesbrough often also extend their holiday to go to London, Manchester, Leeds, Newcastle-upon-Tyne or Birmingham. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Middlesbrough and these popular destinations at a great price.

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