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There are 5 ways to get from City of Lancaster to Clitheroe by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Blackburn
  3. Take the train from Blackburn to Clitheroe

$15 - $38

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Line 40 bus, line 280 bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street to Preston City Centre, Bus Station 40 / ...
  2. Take the line 280 bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange 280

Line 40 bus, bus, line 22 bus  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street to Preston City Centre, Bus Station 40 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station 152 / ...
  3. Take the line 22 bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Primrose, Park Street 22

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from City of Lancaster to Clitheroe 25.4 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from City of Lancaster to Clitheroe 25.4 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from City of Lancaster to Clitheroe is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from City of Lancaster to Clitheroe is to taxi which costs £70 - £85 and takes 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from City of Lancaster to Clitheroe. However, there are services departing from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street and arriving at Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange via Preston City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from City of Lancaster to Clitheroe. However, there are services departing from Lancaster and arriving at Clitheroe via Preston and Blackburn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

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The distance between City of Lancaster and Clitheroe is 21 miles. The road distance is 25.4 miles.

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The best way to get from City of Lancaster to Clitheroe without a car is to train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs £11 - £30.

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It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from City of Lancaster to Clitheroe, including transfers.

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

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City of Lancaster to Clitheroe 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 Clitheroe is to train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs £11 - £30. Alternatively, you can line 40 bus and line 280 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from City of Lancaster to Clitheroe.
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  • Distance: 20.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

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

You can take a train from City of Lancaster to Clitheroe via Preston and Blackburn in around 2 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from City of Lancaster to Clitheroe via Preston City Centre, Bus Station in around 2 h 40 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 Blackburn
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Clitheroe
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Lancaster
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street to Preston City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach Lancaster
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
The Blackburn Bus Company
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Primrose, Park Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Other operators
Taxi from City of Lancaster to Clitheroe
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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City of Lancaster to Clitheroe bus services, operated by Preston Bus, arrive at Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange station.

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City of Lancaster to Clitheroe train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Clitheroe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between City of Lancaster to Clitheroe is 25 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from City of Lancaster to Clitheroe.

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