There are 4 ways to get from Preston to Burscough 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  •  22 min

  1. Take the train from Preston to Burscough Junction

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Railway Station to Burscough, Platts Lane (Liverpool Road South) 2A

$4 - $6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Preston to Burscough 15.3 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Preston to Burscough 15.3 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Preston, England and Burscough, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Preston to Burscough hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 22 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Preston to Burscough every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 52 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Railway Station to Burscough, Platts Lane (Liverpool Road South)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Preston to Burscough
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Preston to Burscough?

The distance between Preston and Burscough is 21 km. The road distance is 24 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Preston to Burscough?

The cheapest way to get from Preston to Burscough is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 23 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Preston to Burscough?

The quickest way to get from Preston to Burscough is to train which takes 22 min and costs £3 - £6.

Is there a direct train between Preston and Burscough?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Preston and arriving at Burscough Junction. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

Is there a direct bus between Preston and Burscough?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Preston City Centre, Railway Station and arriving at Burscough, Platts Lane (Liverpool Road South). Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

How long does it take to get from Preston to Burscough?

The train from Preston to Burscough Junction takes 22 min including transfers and departs hourly.