There are 5 ways to get from Liverpool to Preston (Station) by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston

$12 - $18

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Liverpool to Preston 37.1 miles

$5 - $8

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Vauxhall, Leeds Street (Kingsway Tunnel Entrance) to Preston City Centre, Railway Station X2

$6 - $9

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Liverpool to Preston (Station) 36.9 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Preston (Station) 36.9 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Preston (Station) is to rideshare which costs £4 - £6 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Preston (Station) is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 42 min.

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The distance between Liverpool and Preston (Station) is 27 miles. The road distance is 36.9 miles.

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The train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston takes 51 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vauxhall, Leeds Street (Kingsway Tunnel Entrance) and arriving at Preston City Centre, Railway Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Liverpool Lime Street and arriving at Preston. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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What companies run services between Liverpool, England and Preston (Station), Lancashire, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Liverpool to Preston (Station) hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 51 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Liverpool to Preston (Station) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Vauxhall, Leeds Street (Kingsway Tunnel Entrance) to Preston City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Liverpool to Preston
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Liverpool to Preston (Station)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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