Duration 32 min
Distance 29.5 miles
Average price £21
Possible routes 5 found

Prestwich to Preston

Rome2rio has found 5 ways to get from Prestwich to Preston by tram, train, bus, taxi and car. We recommend taking the tram from Prestwich to Deansgate and then taking the train from Deansgate to Preston, which takes around 1h 22m. Alternatively, taking the bus from Prestwich, Longfield Ctr to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton Street and then taking the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Preston, Lancashire is the cheapest option and takes around 2h 19m.

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Tram, train

  1. Prestwich
  2. Deansgate
  3. Preston
1h 22m
£11 - £16
Alternative routes

Bus

  1. Prestwich, Longfield Ctr
  2. Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
  3. Preston
2h 19m
Cheapest
£4 - £7

Line 524 bus, line 125 bus

  1. Radcliffe Tram Stop
  2. Bolton Interchange
  3. Preston
2h 38m

Taxi

  1. Prestwich
  2. Preston
Fastest
32 min
£65 - £80

Drive

  1. Prestwich
  2. Preston
32 min
£4 - £7

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Prestwich to Preston? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Prestwich to Preston is to bus which costs £4 - £7 and takes 2h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Prestwich to Preston is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Prestwich to Preston. However, there are services departing from Prestwich, Longfield Ctr and arriving at Preston, Lancashire via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 19m.

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No, there is no direct train from Prestwich to Preston. However, there are services departing from Prestwich and arriving at Preston via Deansgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 22m.

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The distance between Prestwich and Preston is 24 miles. The road distance is 29.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Prestwich to Preston without a car is to tram and train which takes 1h 22m and costs £10 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1h 22m to get from Prestwich to Preston, including transfers.

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Prestwich to Preston bus services, operated by Transdev Burnley & Pendly, depart from Prestwich, Longfield Ctr station.

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Prestwich to Preston train services, operated by Metrolink, depart from Prestwich station.

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Prestwich to Preston bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Preston, Lancashire station.

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Prestwich to Preston train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Preston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prestwich to Preston is 30 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Prestwich to Preston.

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There are 1314+ hotels available in Preston. Prices start at £75 per night.

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How to travel from Prestwich to Preston

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Prestwich to Preston right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Prestwich and Preston?

You can take a bus from Prestwich to Preston via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 2h 19m.
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Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
£65 - £80

Preston, United Kingdom

Preston is a city and the administrative centre of Lancashire, England. On the north bank of the River Ribble, it is an urban settlement and unparished area that together with surrounding rural civil parishes forms the City of Preston local government district of Lancashire. The district obtained city status in 2002, becoming England's 50th city in the 50th year of Queen Elizabeth II's reign. Preston has a population of 114,300, the City of Preston district 132,000 and the Preston Built-up Area 313,322. The Preston Travel To Work Area, in 2011, had a population of 420,661 compared to 354,000 in the previous census. - Wikipedia

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