There are 6 ways to get from Blackburn to Preston by train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare or foot

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Preston

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  33 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Blackburn to Preston 10.4 miles

$2

4 alternative options

Bus  •  28 min

  1. Take the bus from Blackburn, New Park Street to Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 6) 59C / ...

$2 - $5

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blackburn to Preston 10.1 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Preston 10.1 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Walk from Blackburn to Preston 10.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Preston is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackburn to Preston is to taxi which costs £29 - £35 and takes 17 min.

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The distance between Blackburn and Preston is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.1 miles.

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The train from Blackburn to Preston takes 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Blackburn, New Park Street and arriving at Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 6) station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Blackburn and arriving at Preston. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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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 UK operates a bus from Blackburn to Preston hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 28 min. The Blackburn Bus Compan also services this route every 30 minutes.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Blackburn, New Park Street to Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 6)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Town Hall (Town Hall A) to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Blackburn to Preston
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Blackburn to Preston
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk

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