There are 6 ways to get from Preston to Blackpool Zoo by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 2 bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Preston to Blackpool North
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Blackpool Town Centre, Talbot Road to Layton Rd (Newton Drive / Layton Rd) 19 / ...

$11 - $27

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Line 61 bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 61 bus from Preston City Centre, Hope Street to Marton, Mereland Road (Preston New Road Mereland Road IN) 61

$7

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Preston to Poulton-le-Fylde
  2. Take the bus from Poulton-le-Fylde, St Chads Church to Victoria Hospital, Hospital Entrance (Victoria Hospital) 2C / ...

$8 - $25

Line 77 bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 77 bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 7) to Victoria Hospital, Hospital Entrance (Victoria Hospital) 77

$9

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Preston to Blackpool Zoo 17.3 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Preston to Blackpool Zoo 17.3 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Preston to Blackpool Zoo is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Preston to Blackpool Zoo is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Preston City Centre, Hope Street and arriving at Marton, Mereland Road (Preston New Road Mereland Road IN). Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Preston and Blackpool Zoo is 13 miles. The road distance is 17.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Preston to Blackpool Zoo without a car is to train and line 2 bus which takes 59 min and costs £8 - £21.

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Preston to Blackpool Zoo, including transfers.

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Preston to Blackpool Zoo bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, depart from Preston City Centre, Hope Street station.

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Preston to Blackpool Zoo bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, arrive at Marton, Mereland Road (Preston New Road Mereland Road IN) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Preston to Blackpool Zoo is 17 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Preston to Blackpool Zoo.

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There are 960+ hotels available in Blackpool Zoo. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Preston to Blackpool Zoo.
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  • Distance: 13.2 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

What companies run services between Preston, England and Blackpool Zoo, England?

Stagecoach in Lancashire operates a bus from Preston to Blackpool Zoo every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 55 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Blackpool North
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Poulton-le-Fylde
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Preston to Blackpool North
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $23
Train from Preston to Poulton-le-Fylde
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $20
Bus operators
Blackpool Transport
Phone
01253 473001
Email
enquiries@blackpooltransport.com
Website
blackpooltransport.com
Bus from Blackpool Town Centre, Talbot Road to Layton Rd (Newton Drive / Layton Rd)
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
blackpooltransport.com
Bus from Poulton-le-Fylde, St Chads Church to Victoria Hospital, Hospital Entrance (Victoria Hospital)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
blackpooltransport.com
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Poulton-le-Fylde, St Chads Church (POULTON Golden Ball) to Victoria Hospital, Hospital Entrance (Victoria Hospital)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 7) to Victoria Hospital, Hospital Entrance (Victoria Hospital)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Hope Street to Marton, Mereland Road (Preston New Road Mereland Road IN)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Preston to Blackpool Zoo
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
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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