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Preston Bus Station

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Central Bus Station Tithebarn Street, Preston PR1 1YT, England
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Sums up Preston pretty well...

... That is to say, a horrid and uninviting concrete mess that puts the very worst of Soviet city... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Ryan C
via mobile
Looks good outside but mainly a functional bus station

The exterior design of Preston Bus Station makes it special- because the interior isn't really all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BobBonHere
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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good13%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible42%
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“an eyesore” (4 reviews)
“big bus” (2 reviews)
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Central Bus Station Tithebarn Street, Preston PR1 1YT, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

... That is to say, a horrid and uninviting concrete mess that puts the very worst of Soviet city planners to shame with how ugly, cold and depressing they have managed to make it.

Thank Ryan C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The exterior design of Preston Bus Station makes it special- because the interior isn't really all that exciting being cold and unwelcoming. The location of the bus station is also odd being a good 30 minutes walk from the railways station although quite a few...More

Thank BobBonHere
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Guild Hall recently and our event finished at midnight, however as the walkway is closed from the hall to the bus station you need to access it by the bus station and the car park was not accessible from the bus...More

Thank PNEPETE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I now go by train, this bus station was meant to be knocked down and modernised. All so outdated. No staff. Colder than my freezer. Bad flow for pedestrians. No real seating area for coach travellers. I go by train now

Thank Beverley N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The bus station is in the middle of an upgrade. The parking area looks posh now it has been done up. The lift and stairwell areas still have the odour of piss though

Thank Robson7
Reviewed 3 November 2017

A large city centre bus station which is undergoing renovation. Serves a wide area of Lancashire. Good service to Blackpool.

Thank 17carlbe
Reviewed 31 October 2017

I have no idea what on earth is happening to Preston Bus but they are definitely not offering any kind of service to visitors or the residents of Preston at all. They have so many buses now that just don't turn up, customer services responded...More

Thank Angela W
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Let's quit the moaning. Wonderful building being revamped. Give it a break. Despite the work we got parked and managed to visit the town centre.

Thank kevin h
Reviewed 28 October 2017

It is a listed building, but needs serious thought on how to bring it into the 21st century However, the layout is simple, buses are easy to find

Thank Khalid K
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

This is a prominent building with a multi storey car park that is undergoing major refurbishment. The architecture is striking and probably divides opinion. Not sure if it’s still open during the building work

Thank albeback1
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