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There are 4 ways to get from Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, station to Hillside, Sandon Road X2

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Preston to Wigan North Western
  2. Take the train from Wigan Wallgate to Southport
  3. Take the train from Southport to Hillside

$13 - $34

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club 19.7 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club 19.7 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club is to taxi which costs £55 - £65 and takes 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Preston City Centre, station station and arriving at Hillside, Sandon Road. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club. However, there are services departing from Preston and arriving at Hillside via Wigan Wallgate and Southport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 13 min.

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The distance between Preston and Royal Birkdale Golf Club is 17 miles. The road distance is 19.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 20 min and costs .

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The bus from Preston City Centre, station to Hillside, Sandon Road takes 1 h including transfers and departs hourly.

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Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, arrive at Preston City Centre, station.

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Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Preston station.

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The best way to get from Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club is to bus which takes 1 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £9 - £27 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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Map of how to get from Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club.
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  • Distance: 16.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

What companies run services between Preston, England and Royal Birkdale Golf Club, England?

Stagecoach in Lancashire operates a bus from Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club hourly, and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club via Wigan North Western, Wigan Wallgate, Southport, and Hillside in around 2 h 13 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Preston to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan Wallgate to Southport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Southport to Hillside
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$1
Off-Peak Single
$1 - $2
Anytime Day Single
$1 - $3
Anytime Single
$1 - $2
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, station to Hillside, Sandon Road
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Other operators
Taxi from Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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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Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, arrive at Hillside, Sandon Road station.

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Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, arrive at Hillside station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club is 20 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Preston to Royal Birkdale Golf Club.

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