|Location Map ( geo)|
|From:||Garstang Road / North Road (SD536304)|
|Distance:||0.8 miles (1.3 km)|
|Meets:||A6, A583, A59|
|Route outline (key)|
The A5071 is a short link road in Preston city centre.
The road starts at a double set of traffic lights on the A6 and heads south along Moor Lane, passing by several student accommodation blocks on its way to the University of Central Lancashire where it meets the A583. After negotiating a large roundabout, the road continues as Corporation Street, passing University buildings and a shopping park until it meets with the A59 Ringway, its terminus, at traffic lights.