Find coach tickets from Glasgow to Preston
Glasgow to Preston coach - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||4h 15m|
|Trips per day||1|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by coach from Glasgow to Preston right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a coach ticket from Glasgow to Preston?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £29.46 was the low point for coach fares from Glasgow to Preston. Coaches from Preston to Glasgow are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £29.46 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.
How long is the coach ride?
The coach usually takes around 4 hours and 15 minutes to cover the 158 miles (254 kilometers) from Glasgow, GLG to Preston, LAN. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the coach.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?
Saturday is usually the day when coaches are busiest, as many travelers take the coach to enjoy the weekend in Preston. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Glasgow?
There is usually only one coach per day from Glasgow to Preston. It leaves the station in Glasgow at 22:00 each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.
How many coaches are there each day?
There is usually only one coach per day from Glasgow to Preston. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct coach, meaning that you do not have to get on a different coach at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Glasgow to Preston; ticket prices start at £14.17.
What coach companies travel from Glasgow to Preston?
There is one coach company that operates from Glasgow to Preston. National Express is the only company to provide coach transportation at the moment. It only operates one coach trip per day, which really narrows down the options.
|Coach||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|National Express||1||4h 15m||£29.46|
Where does the coach leave from in Glasgow?
Most coaches depart from the main station in Glasgow, Glasgow City:
- Buchanan Bus Station
Where does the coach arrive in Preston?
All coaches from Glasgow arrive at one main station in Preston, Lancashire:
- Bus Station
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