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Preston Park and Ride

Travelling into the town centre and want to save on expensive parking and stressful congestion? Our park and ride service is perfect for allowing you to sit back, relax and enjoy the journey.


Why you’ll love our park and ride services:

 Let us do the driving - You can sit back, relax and enjoy the ride

 Save on expensive town-centre parking

 Frequent buses so you don’t have to rush

 Park your car for free

Where to catch your bus to get to Preston City Centre

Behind the Capitol Centre at Walton-Le-Dale, just a short drive away from the M6 and M65.(PR5 4AR)

Offering an ideal location to those travelling into Preston City Centre to park outside the City Centre and finish their journey by bus.

Location maps...

 Where to catch you Park & Ride service from Walton-le-Dale to Preston

• Where to catch you Park & Ride service from Jacson Street, Preston to Walton-le-Dale

 Park and Ride bus stop and route map


Times of operation 

 Monday to Friday: every 10 minutes between 7am and 9pm

 Saturdays: every 10 minutes between 7am and 7pm

Click here for full timetable

Tickets and fares

Tickets are available from your bus driver! You will need to scan your ticket as you board the bus in both directions.

Parking is free for Park and Ride customers. Bus journey cost is £1.60 (return) per adult and 80p for children (return).

Hop on and off as many times as you like and stay in the city as long as you need as your ticket is valid all day. 


Range of tickets available:

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Adult Return £1.60 
Child Return 80p 
Adult Weekly Return £6.50 
Family Return - Up to 2 adults travelling together with up to 3 children. £3.20 
Group Return - Up to 4 people travelling together. (Must return together) £4.30 
Concessions -  Before 9.30am Monday - Friday, full adult fare applies Free after 9.30am on production of valid ENCTS card.
Disabled - Pass holders are subject to a £1 fare before 9.30am Monday - Friday.  Free after 9.30am on production of valid Disabled ENCTS card.

Please note standard Stagecoach dayriders/megarider/monthly tickets are not valid on this service.



Lancashire County Council

We operate the Park and Ride services on behalf of Lancashire County Council - For further information please click here



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