There are 3 ways to get from Rossendale to Preston by 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

Line 481 bus, bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 481 bus from Rawtenstall, Magistrates Court (RAWTENSTALL Court) to Blackburn Town Centre, Arrival Stand (Bus station) 481 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Percy Street 59C / ...

$9 - $12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rossendale to Preston 23.3 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Rossendale to Preston 23.3 miles

$5 - $8

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 (Bus station) and Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station in around 1 h 26 min.

Bus operators
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Rawtenstall, Magistrates Court (RAWTENSTALL Court) to Blackburn Town Centre, Arrival Stand (Bus station)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Percy Street
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Percy Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Rossendale to Preston
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rossendale to Preston?

The distance between Rossendale and Preston is 29 km. The road distance is 37 km.

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

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

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

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

Is there a direct bus between Rossendale and Preston?

No, there is no direct bus from Rossendale to Preston. However, there are services departing from Rawtenstall, Magistrates Court (RAWTENSTALL Court) and arriving at Preston City Centre, Percy Street via Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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

It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from Rossendale to Preston, including transfers.