Preston is within the Lancashire County council area, a sample local postcode is PR1 1DY. Its population is roughly 180,000. Shown below is information about bus, express coach and rail transport (plus a few other local facilities) around Preston.





bus stops


Bus and coach Services

 Bus and coach Services
There are 220 local bus services from Preston, listed here.

A list of destinations is shown further down this page. Click here for a list of the local transport providers. For more comprehensive information about the local transport facilities (including a listing of bus stops) click here.
Click here to book Megabus services from Preston.
Dedicated Park & Ride services are run from this location.

Train Services

  Train Services
There is a train station nearby.

Click here for train bookings and services from the nearest station to Preston.


A map of Preston can be found here. To buy local maps of Preston click here. You can also obtain an Ordnance Survey map centered on Preston.


Various accommodation is available local to Preston such as Premier Inn and Travelodge. Also holiday cottages are available, for other accommodation options, click here.

Other local services

Preston is an access point for a long distance walk, details here.

Local hospitals with transport services include:
    Preston, Ribbleton Hospital
    Preston, Royal Preston Hospital
Other local services
Advice about attractions and hotels near Preston from Trip Advisor is available here, taxis can be booked here. Books about Preston are available here.

Google Earth

Google Earth
A KML file for Preston's transport services is available here. This can be loaded into the Google Earth client (downloadable for free here) if you have it.
Please read the notes on data accuracy.

Map of Bus services from Preston

Map of Bus services from Preston Map of bus services from Preston 

Destinations by direct express coach from Preston.
(For destinations by bus and train see below, for coach bookings click here.)
Click on any place name below to get details of the express coach service from Preston:

   Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
   Manchester Airport
   Manchester, Shudehill
   Lancaster, University
   London, Victoria Coach Station

Destinations by direct local bus from Preston.
Destinations shown in bold offer access to express coach or train services.
Click on any place name below to get details of the local bus service from Preston:

   Scale Hall, Aldi
   Adlington, Anderton
   Fulwood, Archbishop Temple School
   Clayton Green, ASDA
   Fleetwood, ASDA
   Fulwood, ASDA
   Ashton on Ribble
   Bamber Bridge
   Kirkdale, Bank Hall Rail Station
   Burnley, Barracks Rail Station
   Garstang, Barton
   Bay Horse
   Leyland, Bent Bridge
   Croston, Bishop Rawsthorne College
   Blackpool Airport
   Preston, Blackpool Road
   Standish, Boars Head
   Chorley, Bolton Road
   Chorley, Bolton Road Albany Academy
   Garstang, Bonds
   Bottom o th Moor
   Garstang, Bowgreave
   Garstang, Bowgreave Garstang High Scho
   Lancaster, Boys Grammar School
   Fleetwood, Broadwater
   Fleetwood, Broadwater Holiday Centre
   Preston, Brook Street
   Brownlow Fold
   Cleveleys, Burn Naze
   Burscough Bridge
   Bolton, Bus Station
   Burnley, Bus Station
   Chorley, Bus Station
   Earby, Bus Station
   Keswick, Bus Station
   Lancaster, Bus Station
   Morecambe, Bus Station
   Ormskirk, Bus Station
   Preston, Bus Station
   Skipton, Bus Station
   Whalley, Bus Station
   Wigan, Bus Station
   Windermere, Bus Station
   Blackpool, Business Park
   Caton Road
   Charnock Richard
   Clitheroe, Chatburn Road
   Clitheroe, Chatburn Road Grammar Schoo
   Clitheroe, Chatburn Road Hospital
   Feniscliffe, Cherry Tree
   Frenchwood, Christ The King School
   Clayton Brook
   Clayton Green
   Clayton le Dale
   Clayton le Moors
   Clayton le Woods
   Chorley, Collingwood Road
   Copster Green
   Fulwood, Corpus Christie High School
   Coupe Green
   Skipton, Craven College
   Chorley, Crosse Street
   Preston, Deepdale
   Preston, Deepdale Road
   Bolton, Delph Hill
   Blackpool, Devonshire Square
   Earnshaw Bridge
   Eccleston Green
   Farington Moss
   Blackpool, Farmers Arms
   Preston, Farringdon Park
   Fiddlers Ferry
   Preston, Fishwick
   Lancaster, Freehold
   Fleetwood, Freeport
   Preston, Gamull Lane
   Preston, Gamull Lane Tesco
   Leyland, Golden Hill
   Great Crosby
   Great Eccleston
   Great Harwood
   Gregson Lane
   Grimeford Village
   Hall Carr
   Hampson Green
   Chorley, Harpers Lane
   Broadgate, Hartington Road Park and Ri
   Chorley, Hartwood
   Heath Charnock
   Hesketh Bank
   High Cross
   Longridge, High School
   Lostock Hall, High School
   Broughton, High School/Business and En
   Higher Audley
   Higher Walton
   Hole House
   Holme Slack
   Poulton le Fylde, Holts Lane Estate
   Preston, Horrocks Mill
   Chorley, Hospital
   Longridge, Hothersall
   Howick Cross
   Hundred End
   Hunger Hill
   Longton, Hutton Grammar School
   Ince Blundell
   Preston, Inkerman Street
   Clitheroe, Interchange
   Kirkham, Kirkham and Wesham Rail Stati
   Knuzden Brook
   Lamb Roe
   Standish, Langtree
   Leyland Cross
   Little Altcar
   Little Eccleston
   Little Marton
   Little Plumpton
   Little Singleton
   Little Thornton
   Little Town
   Lostock Hall
   Lower Bartle
   Chorley, Lower Burgh
   Lancaster, Marsh Estate
   Wigan, Marylebone
   Mellor Brook
   Mere Brow
   Middleforth Green
   Leyland, Midge Hall
   Accrington, Milnshaw
   Moor Nook
   Crosby, Moor Park
   Cleveleys, Morrisons
   Kirkham, Morrisons
   Riversway, Morrisons
   Mossy Lea
   Much Hoole
   Myerscough, Myerscough College
   Narrow Moss
   Broadfield, near Leyland
   Moss Side, near Leyland
   Newton, near Normoss
   Broughton, near Skipton
   New Longton
   Bootle, New Strand
   Normoss, Newton Hall Holiday Centre
   Newton with Scales, Newton Primary Sch
   Newton with Scales
   Nog Tow
   North Planks
   Lancaster, Our Ladys High School
   Fulwood, Our Ladys High School
   Blackpool, Oxford Square
   Burnley, Padiham Road
   Walton le Dale, Park and Ride Site
   Chorley, Parklands High School
   Peel Hill
   Penwortham Lane
   Pheasants Wood
   Preston, Plungington
   Riversway, Portway Park and Ride Site
   Poulton le Fylde
   Fulwood, Preston College
   Staining, Primary School
   Clitheroe, Primrose
   Liverpool, Queen Square Bus Station
   Bamber Bridge
   Poulton le Fylde
   Red Rock
   Red Scar
   Preston, Ribbleton Hospital
   Preston, Ribbleton Lane
   Riley Green
   Lancaster, Royal Infirmary
   Blackpool, Royal Oak
   Preston, Royal Preston Hospital
   Royshaw Hill
   Leyland, Runshaw College
   Euxton, Runshaw College
   Runshaw Moor
   Lancaster, Sainsburys
   Morecambe, Sainsburys
   Scale Hall
   Leyland, Seven Stars
   Preston, Sharoe Green
   Fulwood, Sherwood
   Shevington Moor
   Earby, Sough
   Preston, South Holderness Technical Co
   Blackpool, South Shore
   Blackpool, South Shore Hospital
   Chorley, Southport Road
   Blackpool, Squires Gate
   St Annes On Sea
   Billington, St Augustines School
   Longridge, St Cecilias School
   Blackburn, St Marys College
   Longton, St Oswalds Primary School
   Wensley Fold, St Wilfreds High School
   Blackburn, St Wilfrids School
   Blackpool, Stanley Park
   Blackpool, Starr Gate
   Cabus, Station
   Blackpool, Stony Hill
   Tardy Gate
   Beardwood, Tauheedeul Islam Girls High
   Burscough Bridge, Tesco
   Chorley, The Crescent
   Leyland, The Straits
   Thornton in Craven
   Leyland, Turpin Green
   Ulnes Walton
   Lancaster, University
   Preston, University
   Accrington, Victoria Hospital
   Waterloo, Victoria Park
   Wade Hall
   Walmer Bridge
   Walton le Dale
   Preston, Walton Park
   Walton Summit
   Ward Green Cross
   Waterloo Park
   Wensley Fold
   Barnoldswick, West Craven High School
   Oswaldtwistle, West End
   Westby with Plumptons
   Morecambe, White Lund
   Cumeragh, Whittingham Hospital
   Whittle Le Woods
   Swinley, Wigan Infirmary
   Wrea Green
   Wrightington Bar
   Leyland, Wymott

Destinations by direct train from Preston. (for rail bookings click here.)
Click on any place name below to get details of the train service from Preston:

   Ansdell, Ansdell and Fairhaven Rail St
   Arrochar, Arrochar and Tarbet Rail Sta
   Burnley, Barracks Rail Station
   Mill Hill, BBRN Rail Station
   Cark, Cark and Cartmel Rail Station
   Glasgow, Central Rail Station
   Helensburgh, Central Rail Station
   New Mills, Central Rail Station
   Salford, Central Rail Station
   St Helens, Central Rail Station
   Warrington, Central Rail Station
   Feniscliffe, Cherry Tree Rail Station
   Church, Church and Oswaldtwistle Rail
   Manchester, Deansgate Rail Station
   Dunkeld, Dunkeld and Birnam Rail Stati
   London, Euston Rail Station
   Edinburgh, Haymarket Rail Station
   Middlebrook, Horwich Parkway Rail Stat
   Bradford, Interchange Rail Station
   Birmingham, International Rail Station
   Kirkham, Kirkham and Wesham Rail Stati
   Adlington, LANC Rail Station
   Liverpool, Lime Street Rail Station
   Garston, Liverpool South Parkway Stati
   Burnage, Mauldeth Road Rail Station
   Moss Side, near Warton Rail Station
   Pudsey, New Pudsey Rail Station
   Birmingham, New Street Rail Station
   Blackpool, North Rail Station
   Wigan, North Western Rail Station
   Bodmin, Parkway Rail Station
   Manchester, Piccadilly Rail Station
   Blackpool, Pleasure Beach Rail Station
   Bamber Bridge
   Barrow In Furness
   Blair Atholl
   Bristol Parkway
   Bridge of Orchy
   Burscough Junction
   Carstairs Junction
   Chapel en le Frith
   Church Fenton
   Dalton in Furness
   Dove Holes
   East Didsbury
   East Garforth
   Fort William
   Furness Vale
   Grange Over Sands
   Hazel Grove
   Heaton Chapel
   Heald Green
   Hebden Bridge
   Kents Bank
   Leamington Spa
   Lostock Junction
   Lostock Hall
   St Annes On Sea
   Manchester Airport
   Milton Keynes
   Newton Abbot
   Poulton le Fylde
   Rose Grove
   Spean Bridge
   St Austell
   St Erth
   Stoke on Trent
   Tiverton Parkway
   Watford Junction
   Whaley Bridge
   Blackpool, South Rail Station
   Eastleigh, Southampton Airport Parkway
   Blackpool, Squires Gate Rail Station
   Exeter, St Davids Rail Station
   Bristol, Temple Meads Rail Station
   Edinburgh, Waverley Rail Station

Transport facilities

 Place nameDescriptionNumber of services
 Preston, Preston City Centre Alliance and Leicester   Winckley Street, Barclays Bank, Fishergate 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Great Times  Ribchester House, Lancaster Road 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Fishergate Centre  Fishergate Centre 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Waterstones   Waterstones, Fishergate 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Town Hall  Town Hall, Lancaster Road 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Slade Street  Slade Street, Bow Lane/ Slade Street 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Gt George Street  Gt George Street, North Road 16 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Frank Street  Frank Street, North Road 18 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Gardner Street  Gardner Street, North Road 19 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Grimshaw Street  Grimshaw Street 17 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Church Street  Church Street 23 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Lancaster Road  Lancaster Road 10 
 Preston, PRESTON Town Hall  Corporation Street 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Lava Ignite   Lava Ignite, Church Street 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Christ Church St  Christ Church St, LCC, Bow Lane 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Bow Lane  Bow Lane 
 Preston, Preston City Centre St Georges Centre   St Georges Centre, Lune Street 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Aqueduct Street  Aqueduct Street, Garstang Road/ Canterbury Hall 19 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Friargate  Hope Street, Friargate 16 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Walker Street  Walker Street, Friargate/Walker St 20 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Heatley Street  Heatley Street, Friargate 21 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Hill Street  Dog and Partridge, Friargate 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Dog and Partridge  Hill Street, Friargate 14 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Ring Way  Ring Way The Courts, Ring Way 46 
 Preston, PRESTON Market Entrance  Railway Station, Fishergate Hill 13 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Jacson St   Jacson St, Jackson St Park & Ride, Jacson Street 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Manchester Road   Manchester Road 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Boots   Boots, PRESTON Boots, Fishergate 12 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Christ Church Street  Christ Church Street, Bow Lane 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Gt Georges Street  Gt Georges Street, North Road 17 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Percy Street   Percy Street 40 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Pole Street  Pole Street, Carey Baptist Church 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Fishergate  Fishergate Taxi Rank, Church Street 
 Preston, Preston City Centre Tithebarn  Tithebarn Taxi Rank, Tithebarn Street 

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