Preston is the administrative centre of Lancashire, England, located on the north bank of the River Ribble.
A popular location for serviced offices in Preston is on a business village development strategically placed at the very heart of Lancashire’s business and transport networks.
The surrounding area is a popular place for business, leisure, entertainment and shopping and close to Preston Docklands, Europe's largest single dock basin. Easily accessible from Preston town centre and the Fylde, less than a mile from the M6 and less than an hour from both Liverpool John Lennon and Manchester International Airports.
Tenants with access to serviced offices in Preston have some of the best transport links in England. Overground services, trams, buses and airports are all close-by, ensuring that you are well connected when it comes to travelling to and from your serviced offices in Preston.
As well as the M6 (North and South), there are 3 other motorways which terminate close to Preston:
20 miles (32 km) west from the city
40 miles (64 km) south-east of the city
Aproximately 1 hour from the city
Preston railway station on the West Coast Main Line provides regular long distance train services to London (Euston) and the South East, Glasgow and Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Fort William to the North. Preston is a hub for connecting rail services in the North West, direct services to Blackpool, Lancaster, Blackburn, Bradford, Leeds, Wigan, Bolton, Manchester, Liverpool and Ormskirk. Preston has direct rail links to fifteen cities across the UK; Liverpool, Manchester, Salford, Leeds, York, Bradford, London, Carlisle, Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Lancaster, Aberdeen, Inverness, Glasgow and Edinburgh.
Serviced offices in Preston are served by Preston Bus, which operates the city's two new orbital bus routes. Preston has its own park and ride with three sites; one at Portway, in the Riversway area, served by PR1, another is just off the A6 at Walton-le-Dale next to Capitol Centre, served by PR2, and the last is just off the motorway junction 31a at Bluebell Way, served by the Orbit.
Preston is also boasts national bus services. Stagecoach Express, National Express, Eurolines, and Megabus all have a large presence at Preston Bus Station.