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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 29 min

$13 - $35

Cheapest option

Line 41 bus, line 68 bus  •  2 h 21 min

  1. 41 / ...
  2. 68

$8 - $11

3 alternative options

Bus, line 7 bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. 42
  2. 7

$10 - $12

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. 36.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  47 min

  1. 36.2 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

The distance between City of Lancaster and Lytham St Annes is 36 km. The road distance is 58 km.

The cheapest way to get from City of Lancaster to Lytham St Annes is to line 41 bus and line 68 bus which costs £5 - £9 and takes 2 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from City of Lancaster to Lytham St Annes is to taxi which takes 47 min and costs £95 - £120.

No, there is no direct train from City of Lancaster to Lytham St Annes. However, there are services departing from Lancaster and arriving at Ansdell & Fairhaven via Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

No, there is no direct bus from City of Lancaster to Lytham St Annes. However, there are services departing from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street and arriving at Ansdell, Fylde Road via Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 44). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 21 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from City of Lancaster to Lytham St Annes, including transfers.

What companies run services between City of Lancaster, England and Lytham St Annes, England?

You can take a train from City of Lancaster to Lytham St Annes via Preston in around 1 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from City of Lancaster to Lytham St Annes via Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 40) and Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 44) in around 2 h 21 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
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
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 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Ansdell & Fairhaven
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
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, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 40)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 44) to Ansdell, Fylde Road
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, George Street to Blackpool Town Centre, Talbot Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Blackpool Transport
Phone
01253 473001
Email
enquiries@blackpooltransport.com
Website
blackpooltransport.com
Bus from Central, Buchanan Street (Talbot Road Buchanan Street) to Fairhaven, Lake Road North (Clifton Drive Lake Road North)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
blackpooltransport.com
Other operators
Taxi from City of Lancaster to Lytham St Annes
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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