There are 5 ways to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Preston by bus, train, car or towncar

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 757 bus, train  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 757 bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Leeds City Centre, City Square (Mill Hill Chapel) 757
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Preston

$27 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus Preston Bus  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Otley, Bus Station (Otley Bus Station) to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) X84 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) to Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 40) 280 / ...

$19 - $23

3 alternative options

Bus via Burnley, Bus Station  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) to Burnley, Bus Station M4
  2. Take the bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 40) 152

$25 - $27

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Preston 55.8 miles

$12 - $18

Towncar  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take a town car from Leeds Bradford Airport to Preston 55.8 miles

$160 - $220

What companies run services between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA), England and Preston, England?

You can take a bus from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Preston via Otley, Bus Station (Otley Bus Station) and Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) in around 3 h 49 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Yorkshire Tiger
Phone
0344 800 4411
Email
hello@yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Website
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Leeds City Centre, City Square (Mill Hill Chapel)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Otley, Bus Station (Otley Bus Station) to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) to Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 40)
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Burnley & Pendle
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) to Burnley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Transdev Burnley & Pendl
Phone
03456 040 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) to Burnley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 40)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Leeds Bradford Airport to Preston
Estimated price
$160 - $220

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Preston?

The distance between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) and Preston is 70 km. The road distance is 89 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Preston?

The cheapest way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Preston is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Preston?

The quickest way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Preston is to drive which takes 1 h 11 min and costs £8 - £13.

Is there a direct bus between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) and Preston?

No, there is no direct bus from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Preston. However, there are services departing from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) and arriving at Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 40) via Otley, Bus Station (Otley Bus Station) and Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 49 min.

How long does it take to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Preston?

It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Preston, including transfers.