There are 4 ways to get from Grasmere to Preston by bus, train 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

Bus, train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Village Centre) to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) 555 / ...
  2. Take the train from Windermere to Oxenholme Lake District
  3. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Preston

$21 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Grasmere to Preston, Lancashire National Express / ...

$9 - $14

2 alternative options

Bus, line 41 bus  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Village Centre) to Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 10) 555
  2. Take the line 41 bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Std 5) to Preston City Centre, Gt Georges Street 40 / ...

$11 - $17

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Grasmere to Preston 58.8 miles

$12 - $19

What companies run services between Grasmere, England and Preston, England?

National Express operates a bus from Grasmere to Preston twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Stagecoach UK also services this route once a week.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Windermere to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Preston
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Preston
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Preston
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Village Centre) to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Village Centre) to Fulwood, Moor Park Gates
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Village Centre) to Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 10)
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Std 5) to Preston City Centre, Gt Georges Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Village Centre) to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Grasmere to Preston?

The distance between Grasmere and Preston is 80 km. The road distance is 94 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Grasmere to Preston?

The cheapest way to get from Grasmere to Preston is to bus which costs £6 - £10 and takes 2 h 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Grasmere to Preston?

The quickest way to get from Grasmere to Preston is to drive which takes 1 h 8 min and costs £9 - £14.

Is there a direct bus between Grasmere and Preston?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Grasmere and arriving at Preston, Lancashire. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Grasmere to Preston?

It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Grasmere to Preston, including transfers.