There are 4 ways to get from City of Lancaster to Burnley by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Burnley Manchester Road

$16 - $37

Cheapest option

Line 41 bus, line 152 bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 41 bus from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand 41 / ...
  2. Take the line 152 bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 28) to Burnley, St James Street (Bethesda Street) 152

$13 - $15

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from City of Lancaster to Burnley 41.1 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from City of Lancaster to Burnley 41.1 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from City of Lancaster to Burnley is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from City of Lancaster to Burnley is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 49 min.

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The distance between City of Lancaster and Burnley is 29 miles. The road distance is 41.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from City of Lancaster to Burnley, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from City of Lancaster to Burnley. However, there are services departing from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street and arriving at Burnley, St James Street (Bethesda Street) via Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 28). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from City of Lancaster to Burnley. However, there are services departing from Lancaster and arriving at Burnley Manchester Road via Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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What companies run services between City of Lancaster, England and Burnley, England?

You can take a train from City of Lancaster to Burnley via Preston in around 1 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from City of Lancaster to Burnley via Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand and Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 28) in around 3 h 15 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Preston
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Preston
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Burnley Manchester Road
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 28) to Burnley, St James Street (Bethesda Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from City of Lancaster to Burnley
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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