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There are 4 ways to get from Rossendale to Preston by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 481 bus, bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 481 bus from Rawtenstall, Magistrates Court to Blackburn Town Centre, Arrival Stand 481
  2. Take the bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand 152 / ...

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Rawtenstall, Bank Street to Burnham Gate, Railway Station X43
  2. Take the train from Burnley Manchester Road to Preston

$8 - $12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rossendale to Preston 23.3 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Rossendale to Preston 23.3 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Rossendale to Preston is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rossendale to Preston is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rossendale to Preston. However, there are services departing from Rawtenstall, Magistrates Court and arriving at Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand via Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

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The distance between Rossendale and Preston is 18 miles. The road distance is 23.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Rossendale to Preston without a car is to line 481 bus and bus which takes 1 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Rossendale to Preston, including transfers.

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Rossendale to Preston bus services, operated by Rossendale Transport, depart from Rawtenstall, Magistrates Court station.

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Rossendale to Preston bus services, operated by The Blackburn Bus Company, arrive at Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rossendale to Preston is 23 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Rossendale to Preston.

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There are 1035+ hotels available in Preston. Prices start at $41 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rossendale to Preston.
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  • Distance: 18.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 38 min

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

You can take a bus from Rossendale to Preston via Blackburn Town Centre, Arrival Stand and Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station in around 1 h 38 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Rawtenstall, Magistrates Court to Blackburn Town Centre, Arrival Stand
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
rossobus.com
The Blackburn Bus Company
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Lancashire
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Rawtenstall, Bank Street to Burnham Gate, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Rossendale to Preston
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com

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