There are 6 ways to get from Blackburn to Preston by train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car or foot
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Questions & Answers
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Blackburn, New Park Street and arriving at Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Blackburn and arriving at Preston. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 26 min.
The distance between Blackburn and Preston is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.1 miles.
The best way to get from Blackburn to Preston without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs .
The train from Blackburn to Preston takes 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Blackburn to Preston bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, depart from Blackburn, New Park Street station.
Blackburn to Preston train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Blackburn station.
The best way to get from Blackburn to Preston is to train which takes 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 28 min.
Blackburn to Preston bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, arrive at Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand station.
Blackburn to Preston train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Preston station.
What companies run services between Blackburn, England and Preston, England?
Northern Rail operates a train from Blackburn to Preston hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in Lancashire operates a bus from Blackburn to Preston hourly. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 28 min. The Blackburn Bus Compan also services this route every 30 minutes.
Train from Blackburn to Preston
- Ave. Duration
- 26 min
- Estimated price
- $4 - $7
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Rideshare from Blackburn to Preston
- Ave. Duration
- 33 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
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More Questions & Answers
Yes, the driving distance between Blackburn to Preston is 10 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Blackburn to Preston.
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