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

Line 555 bus, train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 555 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

$23 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  2 h 45 min

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

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach UK  •  4 h 2 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 bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Std 5) to Preston City Centre, Gt Georges Street 40 / ...

$11 - $18

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Grasmere to Preston 58.8 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between Grasmere and Preston is 50 miles. The road distance is 58.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Grasmere to Preston, including transfers.

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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.

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

National Express operates a bus from Grasmere to Preston twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Stagecoach UK also services this route once a week.

Train operators
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
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $45
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
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
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
$2 - $4
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 - $13
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 6) to Preston City Centre, Gt Georges Street
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk

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