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

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Train  •  1 h 49 min

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

$16 - $37

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Line 41 bus, 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 bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 28) to Burnley, St James Street (Bethesda Street) 152

$17

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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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 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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The best way to get from City of Lancaster to Burnley without a car is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from City of Lancaster to Burnley, including transfers.

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City of Lancaster to Burnley bus services, operated by Stagecoach Lancaster, depart from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street station.

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City of Lancaster to Burnley train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Lancaster station.

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The best way to get from City of Lancaster to Burnley is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 41 bus and bus, which costs and takes 3 h 15 min.

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City of Lancaster to Burnley bus services, operated by The Blackburn Bus Compan, arrive at Burnley, St James Street (Bethesda Street) station.

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City of Lancaster to Burnley train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Burnley Manchester Road station.

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Map of how to get from City of Lancaster to Burnley.
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  • Distance: 28.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

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 49 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
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Burnley Manchester Road
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Lancaster
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
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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Yes, the driving distance between City of Lancaster to Burnley is 41 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from City of Lancaster to Burnley.

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