There are 4 ways to get from Lytham St Annes to Preston by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from Ansdell & Fairhaven to Preston

$5 - $8

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Bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from Ansdell, Milner Road (Church Road) to University, 53 Degrees 68 / ...

$5 - $9

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lytham St Annes to Preston 14.8 miles

$55 - $65

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Lytham St Annes to Preston 14.8 miles

$3 - $5

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ansdell, Milner Road (Church Road) and arriving at University, 53 Degrees. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ansdell & Fairhaven and arriving at Preston. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Lytham St Annes and Preston is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Lytham St Annes to Preston without a car is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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The train from Ansdell & Fairhaven to Preston takes 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Lytham St Annes to Preston bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, depart from Ansdell, Milner Road (Church Road) station.

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Lytham St Annes to Preston train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Ansdell & Fairhaven station.

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The best way to get from Lytham St Annes to Preston is to train which takes 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 42 min.

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Lytham St Annes to Preston bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, arrive at University, 53 Degrees station.

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Lytham St Annes to Preston train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Preston station.

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Map of how to get from Lytham St Annes to Preston.
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  • Distance: 12.1 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Lytham St Annes, England and Preston, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Lytham St Annes to Preston hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in Lancashire operates a bus from Lytham St Annes to Preston every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 42 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ansdell, Milner Road (Church Road) to University, 53 Degrees
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Ansdell to Preston, Lancashire
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Lytham St Annes to Preston
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$55 - $65
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Lytham St Annes to Preston is 15 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Lytham St Annes to Preston.

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