Accrington to Preston train

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Cheap train tickets from Accrington to Preston

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Accrington to Preston is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Northern Rail
10:120h26
Accrington
10:38Preston
£101One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
09:120h26
Accrington
09:38Preston
£101One-way
0 changes

Train timetableAccrington to Preston

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 30 May
Northern Rail
09:120h26
Accrington
09:38Preston
0 changes
Northern Rail
10:120h26
Accrington
10:38Preston
0 changes

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Train times from Accrington to Preston

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Fastest Journey

26 m

Average

26 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

24 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Accrington for Preston every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Northern Rail
09:120h26
Accrington
09:38Preston
£101One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
10:120h26
Accrington
10:38Preston
£101One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Accrington to Preston

distanceDistance14 miles
durationAverage train duration26 min
priceAverage train ticket price£9 (€11)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail (3)

Trains from Accrington to Preston cover the 14 miles long journey taking on average 26 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £9, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £6. Travellers depart most frequently from Accrington and arrive in Preston.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3) trains Accrington to Preston

For as little as £7 you can travel by train from Accrington to Preston with Northern Rail (3). Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys from Accrington to Preston. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Train information from Accrington to Preston with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 26 min
  • Cheapest Price: £7
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 25 a day

FAQs: Accrington to Preston train

FAQs: Travel by train from Accrington to Preston easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Accrington to Preston.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Accrington to Preston can start from as little as £6 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Accrington to Preston is £9; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Accrington to Preston is 26 min   to travel the 14 mile long trip, with around there are 25 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Accrington to Preston leaves at 08: 12. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Accrington to Preston leaves at 21: 12.
There are 25 trains a day from Accrington to Preston which require at least one change with Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the trip from Accrington to Preston you can take a train with Northern Rail (3). Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Preston from Accrington on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 12.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Accrington, which is located around 0.6 miles (1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Preston, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Accrington to Preston by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Accrington to Preston including taking a train or coach.

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