There are 6 ways to get from Preston to Lancaster University 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, bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Preston to Lancaster
  2. Take the bus from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street to Lancaster University, Sports Centre 3 / ...

$10 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus via Fulwood, Preston College Grounds  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Fulwood, Preston College Grounds to Lancaster University, University Gates (University Entrance A6) 40A

$3 - $6

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Gt George Street to Lancaster University, University Gates (University Entrance A6) 40 / ...

$4 - $8

Bus #2  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 2) to Lancaster University, University Underpass (LANCASTER University Underpass) 40 / ...

$4 - $10

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Preston to Lancaster University 19.6 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Preston to Lancaster University 19.6 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Preston to Lancaster University is to bus which costs £3 - £5 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Preston to Lancaster University is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs £55 - £65.

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The distance between Preston and Lancaster University is 28 km. The road distance is 31 km.

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It takes approximately 35 min to get from Preston to Lancaster University, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Preston City Centre, Gt George Street and arriving at Lancaster University, University Gates (University Entrance A6). Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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What companies run services between Preston, England and Lancaster University, England?

Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Preston to Lancaster University every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 56 min. Preston Bus also services this route once a week.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street to Lancaster University, Sports Centre
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Gt George Street to Lancaster University, University Gates (University Entrance A6)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Fulwood, Preston College Grounds to Lancaster University, University Gates (University Entrance A6)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 2) to Lancaster University, University Underpass (LANCASTER University Underpass)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Preston City Centre, Gt George Street to Lancaster University, Sports Centre
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 38) to Lancaster University, University Underpass (LANCASTER University Underpass)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Preston to Lancaster University
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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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