There are 4 ways to get from Lancaster to Thornton-Cleveleys 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, bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Poulton-le-Fylde
  3. Take the bus from Poulton-le-Fylde, Booths (Centre) to Thornton, Sports Centre (Victoria Road East) 75 / ...

$17 - $40

Cheapest option

Line 42 bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 42 bus from Lancaster City Centre, George Street to Poulton-le-Fylde, St Chads Church (POULTON Golden Ball) 42

$9 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lancaster to Thornton-Cleveleys 21.8 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Lancaster to Thornton-Cleveleys 21.8 miles

$4 - $7

What companies run services between Lancaster, England and Thornton-Cleveleys, England?

Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Lancaster to Thornton-Cleveleys hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 14 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
17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Preston
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Poulton-le-Fylde
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Poulton-le-Fylde, Booths (Centre) to Thornton, Sports Centre (Victoria Road East)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Catch22bus Ltd
Bus from Poulton-le-Fylde, St Chads Church (POULTON Golden Ball) to Thornton, Meadows Ave
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, George Street to Poulton-le-Fylde, St Chads Church (POULTON Golden Ball)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Lancaster to Thornton-Cleveleys
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lancaster to Thornton-Cleveleys?

The distance between Lancaster and Thornton-Cleveleys is 24 km. The road distance is 35 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lancaster to Thornton-Cleveleys?

The cheapest way to get from Lancaster to Thornton-Cleveleys is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 32 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lancaster to Thornton-Cleveleys?

The quickest way to get from Lancaster to Thornton-Cleveleys is to taxi which takes 32 min and costs £60 - £75.

Is there a direct bus between Lancaster and Thornton-Cleveleys?

No, there is no direct bus from Lancaster to Thornton-Cleveleys. However, there are services departing from Lancaster City Centre, George Street and arriving at Thornton, Meadows Ave via Poulton-le-Fylde, Booths (Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 33 min.

How long does it take to get from Lancaster to Thornton-Cleveleys?

It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to get from Lancaster to Thornton-Cleveleys, including transfers.