Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE) train

Wed, 26 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE)

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Northern Rail
07:452h41
Derby station (DBY)
10:26Preston station (PRE)
£821One-way
0 changes

Train timetableDerby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 26 June
Northern Rail
07:452h41
Derby station (DBY)
10:26Preston station (PRE)
0 changes

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Train times from Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE)

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 41 m

Average

2 h 41 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

125 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Derby station (DBY) for Preston station (PRE) every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Northern Rail
07:452h41
Derby station (DBY)
10:26Preston station (PRE)
£821One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE)

distanceDistance77 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 7 min
priceAverage train ticket price£75 (€85)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesEast Midlands Trains, West Midlands Trains, Northern Rail (3) or CrossCountry

Trains from Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE) cover the 77 miles long route taking on average 2 h 7 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains, West Midlands Trains, Northern Rail (3) or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £75, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £68. Travellers depart most frequently from Derby and arrive in Preston.

Train companies: East Midlands Trains, West Midlands Trains and Northern Rail (3) trains Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE)

You can travel by train to Preston station (PRE) from Derby station (DBY) with East Midlands Trains, West Midlands Trains and Northern Rail (3) for as low as £68. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

East Midlands Trains is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to the East Midlands, Yorkshire, and the North West. East Midlands Trains operates a fleet of Class 158, Class 156, Class 170, Class 222 and Class 180 diesel multiple units, as well as Class 222 Meridian electric multiple units. East Midlands Trains also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for East Midlands Trains are London to Nottingham, Sheffield, and Leeds.

Train information from Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE) with East Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 7 min
  • Cheapest Price: £68

FAQs: Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE) 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 Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE).
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Cheap train tickets from Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE) can start from as little as £68 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE) is £75; 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 Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE) is 2 h 7 min   to travel the 77 mile long route, with around there are 16 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE) leaves at 06: 50. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE) leaves at 16: 51.
There are 16 trains a day from Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE) which require at least one change with East Midlands Trains, West Midlands Trains, Northern Rail (3) or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Preston station (PRE). Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE).
For the best Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE) train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with East Midlands Trains, West Midlands Trains, Northern Rail (3) or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Derby station (DBY) and Preston station (PRE) to compare what amenities they may offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Derby, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 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.

A trip to Preston station (PRE) from Derby station (DBY) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 7 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Derby station (DBY) to Preston station (PRE) by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Derby station (DBY) and Preston station (PRE) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from Derby

Distance from Derby to city center
Distance from Derby to city center
1 mile (1.6 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: From the rear of the station, at the Pride Park exit
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Category A step free station. This station has step free access. There are lifts to all platforms. There is a subway to platforms 2, 3, 4 and 5. Platforms 6 and 7 are accessed by lift only. This station has tactile paving at the edges of all platforms and at the foot and top of stairwells. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

Trains arriving to Preston

Distance from Preston to city center
Distance from Preston to city center
1.4 miles (2.2 km)
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Taxi
Taxi
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility

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